Dandelion Paperweight

Admire a fleeting moment of summer any time with this hand-picked dandelion seed head preserved in resin.

$79.00 - 129.00

A Puff of Summer

Admire a fleeting moment of summer any time with this real, hand-picked dandelion seed head preserved in a perfect, crystal clear sphere. This paperweight preserves the puff in clear resin at the moment before its parachute-like seeds fly away on the wind to start the flower's life cycle over again. The resin sphere displays the seed head's extraordinary natural architecture from every angle, and the subtle optical distortion of the resin imparts a sense of movement, making this an eye-catching accent for your in-box or mantlepiece. Great for the nature-lover, gardener, or lawn-care enthusiast who wants a trophy of a vanquished foe. Handmade in the UK.

Made from
resin, dandelion seed head
Measurements
Standard 2.5" dia; Large 3.25" dia
Care
Clean with a damp cloth.
Item ID
25508

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REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

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UncommonGoodsDandelion Paperweight
 
4.9

(based on 34 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (31)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

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    (0)

97%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Unique (27)
  • Attractive (23)
  • Durable (13)
  • Bright (12)
  • Beautiful (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Gifts (23)
  • Office (16)
  • Living room (13)
  • Kitchen (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Midrange shopper (26)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes (26), No (9)
    • Who was the recipient of this product?:
    • Other (10), Self (4), Child (3), Wife (3)
    • For what occasion did you purchase this product?:
    • Other (13), Christmas or hanukkah (12), Birthday (7)

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5.0

Like this so much I ordered two

By 

from Ramsey, IL

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Verified Reviewer

Pros

  • Great as a gift too
  • Unique

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about UncommonGoods Dandelion Paperweight:

      I would recommend this. It is pricey however.

      • Primary use:
      • Personal
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No, Yes
      • For what occasion did you purchase this product?:
      • Christmas or Hanukkah

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      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      I bought three dandelion paperweights to give as gifts

      By 

      from Saint Paul, MN

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      Pros

      • Delicate and beautiful
      • Improves Organization
      • Sleek Design
      • Sturdy
      • Unique

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Desktop for nature lover
        • Everyday Use
        • Organization
        • School

        Comments about UncommonGoods Dandelion Paperweight:

        I ordered the small-sized paperweight to give as a Christmas present to my female business partner. After receiving it, and seeing how beautiful (although small) it was, I ordered two more -- one for my daughter-in-law's birthday, and one for my book-loving outdoorsy brother's birthday, both in the larger size. I can't decide which I like better; both the small and large sizes are beautiful.

        • Primary use:
        • Personal
        • Was this a gift?:
        • Yes
        • For what occasion did you purchase this product?:
        • Christmas or Hanukkah

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        5.0

        Beyond my imagination! Absolutely lovely and so well done!

        By 

        from New York City

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        Pros

        • Attractive Design
        • Durable
        • Meditative quality. I could look at it for hours
        • Unique

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • my bedroom. but any room

          Comments about UncommonGoods Dandelion Paperweight:

          I just like to look at it when I am stressed or just need some reflective time

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No
          • For what occasion did you purchase this product?:
          • Other

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          5.0

          Love it! Really a unique piece.

          By 

          from Michigan

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          Comments about UncommonGoods Dandelion Paperweight:

          Intricate detail perfectly preserved.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No
          • For what occasion did you purchase this product?:
          • Other

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          (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Summertime memories

          By 

          from Newport Beach, CA

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          Pros

          • Attractive Design
          • Unique

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Conversation Piece
            • Gifts
            • Living Room
            • Momento To Childhood
            • Office

            Comments about UncommonGoods Dandelion Paperweight:

            My sister has a collection of unique paperweights so this now has been prominently placed on her desk. It's a beautiful momento of the lazy and carefree days of summer as a child and sharing the memories of watching the dandelions dancing in the summer winds.

            • Was this a gift?:
            • Yes
            • For what occasion did you purchase this product?:
            • Birthday

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            (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

             
            3.0

            Underwhelming

            By 

            from West coast

            About Me High-end Shopper

            Pros

            • Unique

            Cons

            • A Bit Blah

            Best Uses

              Comments about UncommonGoods Dandelion Paperweight:

              I purchased the small size and was underwhelmed by the general appearance and impact of the thing. The photo here -- enhanced, I think -- shows a piece with high contrast and delicate detail. The sphere I recieved looks like a little cloud of beige. Not flawed, really, but not what I would call pretty. Just kind of blah.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No

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              5.0

              Best gift ever

              By 

              from California

              About Me Midrange Shopper

              Pros

              • Attractive Design

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Gifts
                • Living Room
                • Office

                Comments about UncommonGoods Dandelion Paperweight:

                I love this paperweight so much that I've bought it twice, once for a gift and then for myself.

                • Was this a gift?:
                • Yes
                • Who was the recipient of this product?:
                • Self
                • For what occasion did you purchase this product?:
                • Christmas or Hanukkah

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                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                wonderful !!!

                By 

                from Alabama

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                Pros

                • Attractive Design
                • Bright
                • Durable
                • Unique

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Gifts
                  • Living Room
                  • Office

                  Comments about UncommonGoods Dandelion Paperweight:

                  I absolutely adore this paperweight-and it is so much more than just that.
                  it is one of my favorite things

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • No
                  • For what occasion did you purchase this product?:
                  • Other

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                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  It is perfect!

                  By 

                  from Portland, OR

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                  Pros

                  • Attractive Design
                  • Unique

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Gifts
                    • Office

                    Comments about UncommonGoods Dandelion Paperweight:

                    Who knew you could preserve a delicate dandelion? It is beautiful and unusual. The dandelion is significant and will make the recipient cry happy tears.

                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • Yes
                    • For what occasion did you purchase this product?:
                    • Other

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                    (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    Love Love

                    By 

                    from Mobile Al

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                    Pros

                    • Absolutrey Captivating
                    • Attractive Design
                    • Bright
                    • Durable
                    • Unique

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Gifts
                      • Idisplay For Enjoyment
                      • Living Room

                      Comments about UncommonGoods Dandelion Paperweight:

                      i ordered this for myself and was pleased more than I imagined
                      i set it on a dark table in my den and it appears to float- I love that a part of the stem is attached
                      it makes me think of moments in time of joy and near perfection that are captured in memory as this dandelion seed head is frozen to enjoy forever.

                      • Was this a gift?:
                      • No
                      • For what occasion did you purchase this product?:
                      • Other

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