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75 Grim Objects from the Graveyard

From Casket-Shaped Cigarette Cases to Creepy Coffin Purses

— October 23, 2013 — Lifestyle
Even when Halloween is not just around the corner, objects from the graveyard are just as creepy as ever.

At this time of year, cemetery items and graveyard-inspired objects conjure up images of undead creatures, death and decay. Whether they intend to or not, these innately spooky products infuse life with a dose of the macabre. Items like grave marker-shaped soaps and tombstone-like lighting might be a little much as ordinary home decorations, but they are spot on for Halloween.

With so many people active online, many of these products address issues on how to address the digital afterlife. One of the strangest things you might encounter in a graveyard someday is the E-Tomb, a gravemarker that offers a way to communicate with the deceased through social media.
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Funeral-Throwing Album Promotions
Funeral-Throwing Album Promotions
The 'Roar' Katy Perry Teaser Video Mourns Her Past Albums
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Scannable Headstones
Scannable Headstones
These QR Code Headstones Give a Virtual Connection to Those Departed
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Versatile Tombstone-Like Lighting
Versatile Tombstone-Like Lighting
The Tibey Lamp From Catellan Italia Could Also Serve as a Prop
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Biodegradable Pet Caskets
Biodegradable Pet Caskets
The ‘Rest In Pets’ Funeral Caskets Celebrates Passing Pets
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Search Engine Failure Burials
Search Engine Failure Burials
The Google Graveyard is Where Google Services Go to Die
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69
Somber Cemetery Snacks
Somber Cemetery Snacks
These Graveyard Cupcakes are So Cute, They’re to Die For
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Animated Obituary Ads
Animated Obituary Ads
The 'Interactive Obituary' Brings Newspaper Postings to Life
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Ice-Cream Cemetaries
Ice-Cream Cemetaries
The Flavor Graveyard Of Vermont Buries Deceased Ice-Cream Flavors
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Artistic DIY Pet Caskets
Artistic DIY Pet Caskets
Ease the Pain and Bury a Critter Respectfully with the Bye Bye Pet Kit
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Creepy Coffin Purses
Creepy Coffin Purses
This ‘Dead Girl’ Coffin Purse by Kreepsville 666 is a Spooky Stat
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Defunct Console Caskets
Defunct Console Caskets
'RROD Coffin' by Alexis Vanamois Lets Old Games Rest in Peace
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Audiophile-Centric Coffins
Audiophile-Centric Coffins
The Catacoffin is a Unique Coffin Allowing You to Rock for Eternity
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Obsolete Tech Funeral Services
Obsolete Tech Funeral Services
A Funeral for Dead Tech Promotes This Online Cloud Storage Service
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Tombstone-Inspired USBs
Tombstone-Inspired USBs
Digital Cemetery by Hadas Arnon is a Resting Place for Deceased's Data
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Eccentric Cartoon Caskets
Eccentric Cartoon Caskets
The Olaf Breuning Coffins Provide a Look into Historic Ghanian Tradition
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Burial Ground Candles
Burial Ground Candles
The Graveyard Shift Halloween Candle Holder is Uber-Spooky
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Sleek Minimalist Urns
Sleek Minimalist Urns
The Urnel by Formboten Stores Ashes in a Stylish Manner
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Tilted Minimalist Caskets
Tilted Minimalist Caskets
The Head-Up Coffin Was Inspired by the Classic Relaxing Position
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Eccentric Eternal Resting Places
Eccentric Eternal Resting Places
Crazy Coffins Take the Dead Six-Feet-Under in Style
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Eco-Friendly Burials
Eco-Friendly Burials
These Eco-Friendly Coffins Let Humans Return to the Earth
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Morbid Kitchen Accessories
Morbid Kitchen Accessories
Hearse Cracker and Dip Set
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Morbid Hand Washing
Morbid Hand Washing
Miniature Tombstone Soaps Will Dampen Your Mood
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Dead Bug Funeral Kits
Dead Bug Funeral Kits
Education, Gimick or Art?
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Funeral-Inspired Wine Holders
Funeral-Inspired Wine Holders
The Coffin Wine Holder Is Ecentric and Creepy
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Golden Celeb Coffins
Golden Celeb Coffins
Zsa Zsa Gabor Receives a Pure 24K Gold Casket as a Gift
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Casket Furniture
Casket Furniture
Functional Until the End and Beyond
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Mousetrap Coffins
Mousetrap Coffins
Sarah Dery Designs Hygienic Mousetraps
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Germinating Cat Caskets
Germinating Cat Caskets
This Coffin for Pets is an Eco-Friendly Resting Place with a Seed Inside
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Grim Crusader Family Stickers
Grim Crusader Family Stickers
These Batman Car Decals are Tragically Gruesome and Hilarious
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Morbid Casket Encounters
Morbid Casket Encounters
These Casket Experiences Help Japan's Population Prepare for Death
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Luxury Coffin Cruisers
Luxury Coffin Cruisers
The Rolls Royce Phantom Hearse B12 is Fancy
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Green Graveyards
Green Graveyards
The Solar-Powered Santa Coloma Cemetery
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Food-Inspired Funeral Gear
Food-Inspired Funeral Gear
The J&D's Foods Bacon Coffin Makes The Afterlife a Sizzle
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Floral Gravestones
Floral Gravestones
The Johan Kauppi 'Luohkkas' Keeps You Eco-Friendly in the Afterlife
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Digital Tombstones
Digital Tombstones
Multimedia Mourning
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Toilet Graveyard
Toilet Graveyard
Broken Bog
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Ring-Shaped Gravestones
Ring-Shaped Gravestones
The Contemporary Sirkel Tombstone Represents the Circle of Life
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Tech-Savvy Tombstones
Tech-Savvy Tombstones
The RosettaStone Tablet is a Technology-Enhanced Memorial Product
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Eco Caskets
Eco Caskets
Hainsworth Coffins Specializes in Environmentally-Friendly Resting Places
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Unusual Doll Cases
Unusual Doll Cases
From Baskets to Caskets, Dollfies Get Carried Away in Style
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Cadaverous-Chasing Decorations
Cadaverous-Chasing Decorations
This Halloween Skeleton Yard Decor is Perfect for October
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Motorcycle Hearses
Motorcycle Hearses
Mike Price Creates 2-Wheeled Motorbike Hearse for Departed Harley-Lovers
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Customized Pop Culture Caskets
Customized Pop Culture Caskets
These Custom Coffins are Made by Skilled Craftsman in Ghana
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Geometrically Abstract Caskets
Geometrically Abstract Caskets
Gregor Darius Haiduk Brings You to the Afterlife in Style
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Car-Shaped Coffins
Car-Shaped Coffins
'Cruisin Caskets' Offers Rides of the Eternal Kind
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Watercraft-Inspired Caskets
Watercraft-Inspired Caskets
The Boat Coffin by Sebastian Errazuriz Encourages Memorable Funerals
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Video Tombstones
Video Tombstones
Think About Your Epitaph, Now Choose Your Video
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Graveyards as Architectural Masterpieces
Graveyards as Architectural Masterpieces
Cemeteries of the Century
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Tombs With Tatas
Tombs With Tatas
The Breast Coffin is the Perfect Resting Place for Busty Broads
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Coffin-Inspired Cars
Coffin-Inspired Cars
Hydrogen-Powered ‘T-Rex' Commuter Vehicle Looks Like a Casket
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Personalized Coffin Art
Personalized Coffin Art
Monogram Casket Decals Express Your Undying Devotion
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Biodegradable Caskets
Biodegradable Caskets
The 'Return To Sender' Eco-Coffin Lets You Give Back from Below
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Underground Chapels
Underground Chapels
Slovenian Cemetery Gets a Holy Makeover
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Social Media Tombstones
Social Media Tombstones
Tweet & Share with the Dead Using the E-Tomb
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Bedroom Tombs
Bedroom Tombs
'Death Rooms' Are Perfect for Claustrophobic Corpses
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Grandiose Grave Markers
Grandiose Grave Markers
Ivanka 'SeeYou' Design Features Built-In Pond
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Casket-Shaped Cigarette Cases
Casket-Shaped Cigarette Cases
R.J. Reynolds 'Antismoke Pack' Reminds Smokers of Cigs' Dangers
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Cars From Caskets
Cars From Caskets
Phil Bissett's 'Holy Smoke' Coffin Car is Death Proof
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Convertible Coffin-Toppers
Convertible Coffin-Toppers
The BMW Tombstone is a Memorial for Auto-Enthusiasts
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Hog Hearses
Hog Hearses
Motorcycle Funeral Coaches
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Chilled Coffins
Chilled Coffins
Wooden Caskets With Built-In AC Ensure a Cool Burial
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Morbid Crowdsourced Competitions
Morbid Crowdsourced Competitions
Funeral Company Promotes Harley Hearse with Moniker Contest
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Artful Funerary
Artful Funerary
Burial Shrouds Provide Personalized, Ecological Alternative to Caskets
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Crime Scene-Inspired Caskets
Crime Scene-Inspired Caskets
This Novelty Coffin by Faustine Gau Mimics a CSI Chalk Outline
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Bizarre Burial Bouquets
Bizarre Burial Bouquets
Strange Floral Tributes
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Media-Driven Coffins
Media-Driven Coffins
Project Womb Aims to Re-Imagine Funeral Caskets and Death Itself
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Open-Casket Couches
Open-Casket Couches
Creepy Foldable Coffin Seating by VonErickson (UPDATE)
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Punk Rock Funerals
Punk Rock Funerals
Celebrating the Life of Malcolm McLaren was as Badass as He Was
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Creepy Alcohol Caskets
Creepy Alcohol Caskets
Daniel Brokstad 'Possession' Packaging Carries Deathly Intoxication
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Deceased Funeral Clothing
Deceased Funeral Clothing
Garments for the Grave by Pia Interlandi Embraces Stylish Decomposition
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Fantasy Coffins
Fantasy Coffins
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Gadget Inspired Coffins
Gadget Inspired Coffins
Apple iPhone & Microsoft Caskets
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Strange Graves
Strange Graves
Very Unusual Tombstones
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Humorous Headstones
Humorous Headstones
Funny Slogans and Light-Hearted Designs for the Dead
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