The variety of phones today is staggering: iPhones, the Samsung Galaxy, red telephone boxes and cordless phones… But here are ten novelty phones that capture the imagination of users everywhere:
Though ‘The King’ might not be able to call you himself, you can rock while you call your friends with an Elvis inspired telephone.
Robot Telephone (Pictured)
They say that Star Wars fans will buy anything. They may be right. But try taking one look at this mini phone and tell me you don’t want one!R2-D2 Novelty Telephone
Popularised by the hit movie Juno, the burger phone is a fat free way to order your takeaways.
Beer Bottle Telephone
It’s not advisable to make calls when you’re under the influence, nor is it advisable to try and drink a telephone. But if you can steer clear of those two mishaps, this could be the phone for you.
Maybe it would make a little more sense if this phone were ear shaped, given that you are talking directly into it, but seeing as the voice from the other end will come out of it, there’s at least some sense in the lip phone.
Only glamour pusses need apply for this telephone. You would possibly expect to find these featured on The Only Way Is Essex but if you want to bring some razzle-dazzle into your front room, then grab this phone before it wanders off.
Garfield Home Phone
One for the lazy types amongst us (or maybe just those of us who like lasagne), the Garfield phone is good fun, if not overly practical.
Skull Shaped Telephone
With Halloween just a few weeks away, it might be time to get yourself a skull shaped telephone. Genuinely terrifying!
TARDIS Telephone (pictured)
We end our round up with the only phone that is actually phone inspired. Doctor Who famously travels through time and space using an old telephone box and now you can too. Well, not quite, but you can at least make calls from it, which is something the Doctor rarely does.