Welcome to MagnificentFrigatebird.com! My name is Amy and I'm a birder living in central Florida. On this site you can browse through my t-shirts and novelty gifts for birders, find optics for birding, shop for bird books and birding supplies, including feeders, bird baths, and other back yard birding supplies.

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Gift Idea for Budding Birder: Birdwatcher's Book with Stickers

This is a fun activity book for kids who are interested in birds. The book is designed as a sort of journal, for children to keep track of observations with details like date of sighting, location of sighting, and other notes. Entries for common birds include a spot...

Funny Costume T-Shirts for Birders

If you're looking for something simple yet festive to wear on Halloween, consider an easy look like a novelty costume t-shirt. These tops are like regular t-shirts, but with costume themes that will appeal to birders. Match these with accessories or just wear them on their own and...

Bird Watcher Parking Only Novelty Sign

This metal sign is a fun wall decoration to add to your garage or parking space. It's also cute wall decor for a mancave, birdercave, office, den, family room, or other part of your home. The sign has an illustration of binocular along with bold text that...

Love Sandhill Crane Car Window Decal

Share your love of cranes with this fun window decal for your car or home.  The decal reads "LOVE" in the style of the famous pop art work by Robert Indiana. First designed for the Museum of Modern Art Christmas card in 1965, the image soon became used...

Funny I Watch Birds Periodically T-Shirt

This fun shirt features three elements from the periodic table making up the word Birds. The colorful squares that spell out birds represent the real elements Boron, Iridium, and Darmstadtium. The elements are framed with more text to make the following fun phrase: I Watch Birds Periodically The entire...

Cute Illustrated Birds Luggage Suitcase Cover

Getting ready to travel? If you're like the rest of the world, you're probably itching to hit the road after a crazy year+ of quarantine, sanitizing everything, social distancing, and birding from home. If you're finally heading out for a birding outing, make your suitcase stand out on...

Featured Bird Book Reviews

Book Review: Hawks at a Distance

The species accounts are fairly straightforward, with an overview page for each family of raptor (Accipiter, Buteo, Falcon, etc) and then several pages devoted to each species.

Book Review: How to Be a Better Birder

Disclosure: This is my own original, honest review of How to Be a Better Birder, a copy of which was provided to me free of charge by the publisher.

Book Review: To See Every Bird on Earth

To See Every Bird on Earth: A Father, a Son, and a Lifelong Obsession by Dan Koeppel. First published 2005. In To See Every Bird On Earth, Dan Koeppel tells of his father's lifelong obsession with birds. It's a well-written biography of an average man who excelled within...

Book Review: The Warbler Guide

The species accounts themselves are as in-depth as you'd expect in a quality family-only guide. Photos of full and limited views are accompanied by detailed ID tips, including habitat, foraging technique, behaviors, and more. When plumage...

Featured Novelty Gifts

Premium Quality Birder Women's T-Shirt Women's Value T-Shirt – This fun design done in inky blue looks like an old-fashioned stamp. The distressed text reads PREMIUM QUALITY BIRDER; the design has a vintage look. So cute & original for birdwatchers! View on CafePress
Extinction is Forever Sticker (Bumper) Bumper Sticker – The slogan Extinction is Forever uses animals we've lost in recent history as part of the design. Text plus these images makes a moving statement about conservation and extinction. View on CafePress
Old Birders Never Die Mug 11 oz Ceramic Mug – This fun design for birders reads "Old birders never die, they just finish their lifelist". A fitting end for someone who watches birds - the eventual completion of a life-long project. View on CafePress
Major League Birder Women's Dark T-Shirt Women's Value T-Shirt – Is your birding game at the level of the majors? Then this Major League Birder design should be right up your alley! View on CafePress
Keep Calm Carry Bins 35x21 Wall Decal 35x21 Wall Decal – a reusable wall graphic.Wall decals are printed on a reusable vinyl with a special adhesive that sticks to walls without harming them. No tape. No tacks. No marks.Measures 35" x 2 View on CafePress
American Dippers Like It Wet Fitted T-Shirt Men's Classic T-Shirt – American Dippers, also known as Water Ouzels, like to feed under the water. So, they like it wet! :) View on CafePress
Birder at Work Sweatshirt (dark) Men's Crewneck Sweatshirt – An orange traffic warning sign advises: Birder at Work. The silhouette of a birdwatcher looking through a scope completes the design. Makes a great gift for birders who take their hobby seriously! View on CafePress
I Put Out For Birds Tote Bag Canvas Tote Bag – A vintage illustration features a boy and girl happily feeding some birds. The text reads I Put Out For Birds. Referring to the bird food, of course. *wink* View on CafePress