Hippie Island Tiki Dude Swag Gifts

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If you’re looking for the perfect Christmas/Hanukkah/Kwanzaa/Chrismukkah/Festivus gift for that person in your life who is a bit hippie or all about that salt life, look no further! Our mascot, “H.I.M. Tiki Dude” aka Him, is now gracing a variety of swaggy products for you to purchase. It might just be the holiday miracle you were counting on.

Hippie Island Tiki Dude Beach Towel
My personal favorite is the Him beach towel. The beach and Him make perfect sense as a pair. You can purchase the towel and more on our good ol’ Society6 page — Right here. 

Happy Holidays my hippie dudes and dudettes!

Hippie Island Tiki Dude Travel Mug
Hippie Island Tiki Dude iPhone Case

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Pattern Design : Free Tibet Party

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Making patterns is a fun side project. We call this one “Free Tibet Party.” Its inspired by the brightly painted Om Mani Padme Hum inscriptions on the rocks outside of the Tibetan government in exile in Dharamsala, India. You can get this pattern printed on a variety of products on our Society 6 page (https://society6.com/hippieisland or search Free Tibet Party on Society6.com).


I happen to love the leggings!


Saying or seeing “Om Mani Pande Hum” invokes the powerful benevolent attention and blessings of Chenrezig, the embodiment of compassion. Though it’s hard to translate, I was taught that it loosely means “Love and compassion for all sentient beings.” I have often meditated with this or chanted it in my head when I know I need to love my fellow man a little more. What a great sentiment to wear on your body while practicing yoga!

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