Someone Had A Lot of Fun Naming These Fireworks

Fireworks with Bizarre Names

I always thought that naming lipstick colors would be a fun gig, but I’d never have thought the same about Fireworks until I saw these. Of course there are many types of fireworks that have patriotic names and references to bombs, explosives and blasts. And as you might suspect, there are a few with names that might offend. But then there are these… random, bizarre and in some cases, just damn funny. Read more

Dynasty Meets Independence Day. Zuhair Murad’s Fireworks Embellished Couture.

Zuhair Murad Fireworks Couture

One of the world’s most spectacular fireworks displays, The annual Miyajima Water Fireworks Festival, did more than just ellicit ‘oohs’ and ‘aahs’ from the audience last year. It inspired fashion designer Zuhair Murad’s 2017 Spring Summer Couture Collection, Fires Waltz. Read more

Fireworks Filmed By A Drone Are Breathtaking. Three Different Videos.

Fireworks Filmed By A Drone

Now, this is the way to see fireworks. Flying through a fireworks display with a DJI Phantom 2 quadcopter drone and filmed with a GoPro HERO3: Silver Edition. The following videos put you up in the sky with the colorful explosions of light. Be sure to make the settings HD. Enjoy. Read more

Vintage Fireworks Posters, Packaging and Labels for The Fourth of July.


above: a vintage Litho from the Colorcraft Poster Co. in Oklahoma City

I scoured the web, online fireworks museums, vintage poster shops and more to find 30 of the most beautifully designed graphic and illustrated fireworks labels, posters and packaging from the 20th century to share with you. Read more