Inaugural Art Inspiration, From Accessories to Cute Edibles

By: Bianca Bartz - Published: Jan 6, 2009 • References: trendhunter
The range of Obama goods was already tremendous last year, but with his inauguration around the corner, hand-crafted Obama merchandise is more abundant than ever.

A quick search of, a website consisting of private ‘stores’ where people can sell their hand-made crafts—like an online art fair—offers a plethora of political memorabilia.

The gallery above offers a glimmer into the wealth of diverse creations inspired by the U.S. president-to-be, from Obama-shaped chocolate busts and presidential coffee cup sleeves, to Van Go-Bama paintings and Obama family plushies.

The prices vary greatly; the Obama newspaper clutch is listed for $200, while the Obama "Yes We Did" bracelet fetches a breezy $25.

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