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Red Eye host Greg Gutfeld wears Unicorn shirt

Greg Gutfeld wears Velveteria's Unicorn Comb-over T-shirt
Greg Gutfeld, host of Red Eye on Fox News is a big fan of…


The World’s Strangest Museum

Thank You Travel and Leisure for listing us as one of the World’s Strangest Museums!
But many of the world’s quirky museums are projects driven by a singular vision and agenda, which is often to increase the appreciation of something very specific. At the Velveteria, a museum in the East Burnside district of Portland, Ore., that something is…


Velveteria discovered by Portland Mercury

A visit to the Velveteria is a far richer experience than you might imagine, given its overtly campy nature. The back room is dedicated to…


Velvet Museum in Touch with Kitsch

Velvet paintings sold cheap from vans at roadside stands across the country are now achieving loftier status. There’s a new coffee-table book and a museum — the Velveteria — in Portland, Oregon, featuring the fuzzy velvet art.
Caren Anderson and Carl Baldwin serve as curators for the 300 velvet museum pieces, which include paintings of Rambo, Bruce Lee and the rock band KISS as well as luminescent unicorns and fluorescent matadors. Baldwin says contrary to what people might think, in the world of velvet, Elvis is not…