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Pink plastic flamingos are one of the most famous lawn ornaments in the United States, along ... Union Products, of Leominster, Massachusetts, stopped production of pink flamingos on November 1, 200...

Man Who Created The Pink Plastic Lawn Flamingo Dies : The Two ...


Jun 23, 2015 ... The flamingo ornament was one of hundreds of items that Donald Featherstone made for the Union Products plastics company.

The Tacky History of the Pink Flamingo | Arts & Culture | Smithsonian


From The Smithsonian Collections: Plastic Flamingos, c. ... suburb, lawn ornaments of any kind, let alone plastic pink flamingos, were anathema. ... company Union Products, where his second assignment was to sculpt a pink flamingo. .... Coins in 12th-Century Japanese Castle · When the Inventor of the Diesel Engine ...

Creator of pink plastic lawn flamingo dies | Local News - WCVB Home


Jun 23, 2015 ... Donald Featherstone, creator of the pink plastic lawn flamingo, the ultimate ... Ig Nobel Prize winner and creator of the plastic pink flamingo lawn ornament, ... Featherstone, who died Monday at 79, embraced the fame the invention brought him. ... flamingo in 1957 for plastics company Union Products Inc., ...

Inventor of plastic pink flamingo dies at age 79 - Fortune


Jun 24, 2015 ... Don Featherstone, creator of the original plastic pink flamingo, sits surrounded by many of the plastic creatures at Union Products, Inc. in Leominster, Mass on ... Union Products, which made a variety of plastic lawn ornaments.

Don Featherstone, creator of pink flamingo lawn ornament, dies at 79


Jun 25, 2015 ... Don Featherstone, creator of the original plastic pink flamingo, sits ... by many of the plastic creatures at Union Products Inc. in Leominster in 1998. ... that her husband was the one who created the popular lawn ornament.

Creator of pink flamingo dies at 79 - USA Today


Jun 23, 2015 ... The inventor of the plastic lawn ornament leaves an influential legacy ... on to invent hundreds of products for plastics company Union Products ...

Original pink flamingo lawn ornament being reborn - USATODAY.com


Jun 1, 2007 ... The original pink flamingo lawn ornament the Americans' answer to ... Don Featherstone, creator of the original pink flamingo, sits surrounded by many of the plastic ... HMC International LLC will pick up where Union Products Inc. left off ... Featherstone created a great-looking flamingo," said Waszkiewicz, ...

Man who created the pink flamingo lawn ornament dies - Telegraph


Jun 23, 2015 ... Man who created the pink flamingo lawn ornament dies ... Donald Featherstone, creator of the original plastic pink flamingo, sits surrounded by ... president of Cado Co, which in the early 2000s acquired Union Products, the ...

Pink Plastic Lawn Flamingos: GetFlocked.com


Home of the Original Don Featherstone Pink Plastic Lawn Flamingos. ... A Mind- Site Inc. Website ... flamingos are the Genuine "Don Featherstone" design (with his signature), created in 1957 by Union Products in Leominster, Massachusetts.

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Don Featherstone, Inventor of the Pink Flamingo (in Plastic), Dies at 79


Jun 23, 2015 ... Mr. Featherstone's first pink plastic flamingo came off the assembly line in 1957. ... he took a job with Union Products, a maker of plastic lawn ornaments in ... But a few years later the Cado Company, of Fitchburg, Mass., ...

A Brief History of the Plastic Pink Flamingo | Mental Floss


Jun 23, 2015 ... based Union Products to make three-dimensional lawn ornaments. He created the first pink flamingo lawn ornament, his second assignment, ...

Don Featherstone dies at 79; creator of the plastic pink flamingo - LA ...


Jun 24, 2015 ... Donald Featherstone designed 600 plastic ornaments in his career, but ... symbols, the pink plastic lawn flamingo actually had an inventor. ... He designed the flamingo for Union Products, a Massachusetts plastics company ...