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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T-Shirt Tuesday: Dial B for Birder

In this week's T-Shirt Tuesday I'd like to highlight a pop-culture inspired birding-themed t-shirt design we first introduced back in 2008. This one is part of our Pop Culture collection: Dial B for Birder. I was thinking about making a birding spoof design using the fact that...

T-Shirt Tuesday: The Bird is Right

The Bird is Right was first added to our shop back in 2009. The classic spoof design is inspired by the game show The Price is Right and comes complete with a flamingo silhouette instead of a dollar sign. This funny spoof design is cute for birders,...

T-Shirt Tuesday: Hard Core Birder

Do you know someone that is a Hard Core Birder? Maybe you're one yourself. This text-based birder t-shirt design is in a white hard core font, shown here on a women's classic tee. This one is perfect for serious birders. This fun text design for birdwatchers is available...

T-Shirt Tuesday: Birder at Work

This week's highlighted bird-themed shirt design looks like a construction sign you'd see on the highway. In this case, though, the orange diamond reads Birder at Work and has a silhouetted image of a birder looking through a scope. The design is shown here on a men's long...

T-Shirt Tuesday: Fattest Lifelist

You've heard the phrase "The one with the most toys wins" - meaning the person with the most stuff at the time he or she dies, 'wins'. This week's highlighted shirt is a play on this but reads instead The One with the Fattest Lifelist Wins. Many birders...

T-Shirt Tuesday: Peace Love Bird

In this week's T-Shirt Tuesday I'd like to highlight this design: Peace Love Bird. Three iconic images make up this Peace-Love-Bird design. Each icon is in a colored circle. A peace symbol for peace, a heart for love and binoculars for bird are each in silhouette form. This...

Featured Bird Book Reviews

Book Review: Wisdom, the Midway Albatross

  The theme of the book is survival, with threats ranging from plastic pollution in the ocean and scary stormy weather explained in simple but scientifically accurate language appropriate for young children. The environmental message...

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: The Crossley ID Guide: Eastern Birds

Next, the introductory pages clearly state the purpose of the book: to make the reader a better birder. As I first paged through the scenes, one of my initial thoughts was that this is...

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...

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