Funko Friday: Why Do You Collect Funko?

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And here we’re again with another Funko Friday. And this time the topic is hard: why do you collect Funko? Good question. Good question indeed. Why do I collect Funko? Because they’re cute? It might seem distressing, but the only answer that I come with is that Loki made me do it and that they’re too cute! I do not collect all Funko, and even if I love a fandom a lot, if I don’t like the Funko they’ve made, I won’t buy it. So, as a collector I’m a tricky one. I must be moved by the character, or there has to be some chemistry there to the pop make it on my working desk. [Yes, my working desk has all the Funko! On the books, around the computer… I know… I couldn’t be geekier!] But why are these figurines so tempting for me?

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Because I ship them. Some people read fanfic, other people, like me, ship Funkos. For the most part, they all have their partners. I usually buy them by couples. But, since my desk is a funny place, sometimes ships happen. How would you name the ship of Sharpe and Hook? SharpHook? Thollion? [Sometimes the cutest things are the most dangerous ones and can make you imagine stuff… ~clears throat~]

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And because I love to take pictures of them. It’s pretty silly, but I like to go out with a pair of Funkos and take silly pictures. Most of them won’t make it to Instagram or anywhere. It’s just fun to spend some time making people feel uncomfortable in the coffee shop because a grownup woman is taking pictures of toys! [Insert evil laugh here.]

So, sometimes, while I take coffee I entertain myself taking pictures to pops and making others feel weird. My kind of sport! No kidding, taking pictures of pops in public spaces where you break the social rule of grownup alone does not play with toys seems to put people on the edge. I feel that if we all did things like this, the inner child of everyone would be healthy and happy!! Do you have a Funko you love? Have a date with it and take some coffee!

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[By the way, how would you name the ship of Edith Cushing and Emma Swan? This one is tricky!]

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  • OMG, I LOVE the idea of taking my Funkos out for trips and taking pictures! I’m so going to start doing that! <3 <3 <3 <3 <3

    • Yeeees!! It’s super fun!!!! Plus you can make series of different pics with them like: Dean taking coffee, Dean in the wild 😉 Yay!
      xoxo

  • Your Hook pic is utterly adorable! My Hook only arrived recently and sadly he’s still by his lonesome (Emma & Rumple are on the way).

    I’ve always wanted to do a ‘Castiel vs the World’ series for Instagram, but never made the time. Maybe I’ll start this holiday season where he starts off atop our Christmas tree sporting his wings for all to enjoy and take it from there. 🙂

    • Awwww I bet Hook is going to be happy with his Emma, but not so much with Rumple (I can imagine the fights already xDDDD)
      And Cas vs World series sounds good!!! Please do it!!! 😀
      xoxo

  • I LOVE SharpHook! That’s too perfect! I can’t think of anything even remotely clever for Edith and Emma though:(

    • Yay for SharpHook!! And too bad I cannot think about something cool for Edith and Emma 🙁 Their names are hard to combine –; sigh