Bottle Openers With A Cause

I want to introduce you to Ex Boyfriend. Not my ex boyfriend but a cool apparel company based in Baltimore Maryland featuring illustrations by artist Matt Snow.  Not only is Matt a great artist, he’s an animal lover and advocate and donates 5% of all sales to the Maryland SPCA year round.

Ex Boyfriend

Fuzz Aldrin, DJ Kitty and Pirate Kitty (there are non-kitty themed ones too!)

But from now through April 17th, in honor of Prevention of Cruelty to Animal Month,  Ex-Boyfriend will be donating 100% of the proceeds from these well-designed and useful animal-themed key chain bottle opener.

Get a few now and use them as small “thank you” gifts to people in your life (dad, boyfriend, postman, trash collector), use them to decorate a gift or save ’em  to use as stocking stuffers at Christmas.  Did I mention Matt will also provide FREE SHIPPING on this specific item to sweeten the pot!  So support drinking while helping cats and dogs (and an independent artist) for only $6.50 a pop!

In addition to bottle openers, Ex Boyfriend carries an assortment of animal and non-animal themed t-shirts (for women, men, dogs and babies), hoodies and messenger bags.  There’s even a blog with cool stuff – much of it animal related.

And if you’re curious about how the company got its name, Matt explains, “More than a few ladies call me their ex – although I am now happily coupled up* – but really the name was inspired by my first series of t-shirt designs. I liked the idea of t-shirts as conversation pieces, tees you could wear to a bar that would encourage that cute guy or girl next to you to actually say hello and ask you about your shirt. Tees you could wear to rack up a few of your own exes.”

*Figures. Hrumph.

PS – As always, I’m not gaining financially by the sale of these products and have not and will not be getting paid for writing this post in any way.

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  • These are so great! I am trying to feature a worthy cause every Wednesday so ! will feature these too…if thats OK

    • Ihavecat

      Hi Cate! Thanks for checking out my blog – i can’t wait to check yours out – can’t believe i haven’t seen it before!
      Of course you can! Would totally appreciate it if you would include a link to I HAVE CAT! Thanks much and wonderful to meet you!
      T

  • These are so cool! 🙂

    Thanks for visiting our blog, and for your nice comment. You’re totally right … Teal *does* look a lot like your Petie-Pants!

    • Ihavecat

      aren’t they! they are so inexpensive and cute and for a totally great cause! i think they would be very cute as a topper on a package don’t you?! a little something extra!

      can’t wait to check out more of your blog – thanks for visiting!
      T

  • jmuhj

    No alcohol or bar-going here, but these are adorable bottle-toppers!

    • Ihavecat

      they are for opening bottles! soda bottles?! 🙂
      i think they make cute gifts as small “thank you”s.

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  • it might well be me, but none of your pictures seem to be working for me today…

    • Ihavecat

      oh no! you mean you can’t see them or they don’t take you anywhere when you click on them?

  • These are very cute! Meowm is considering purchasing some!

    • Ihavecat

      “Meowm”! Cute! Never heard that one before! Love it! I think she should! They are so cute! aND COLORFUL!

  • cute..

    interesting..

    i liked it…