News Update: January 10, 2014

NEWS UPDATE: January 10, 2014 We’re excited to announce that the Sesame Street Design Contest for WeLoveFine is now open for voting and rating! The grand prize for this contest is huge: a visit to the offices of Sesame Street where the winner will meet with the creative team and have the design showcased in their offices! Cast…

News Update: November 14, 2013

NEWS UPDATE: November 14, 2013 Last week we alerted you to a new Sesame Street t-shirt design contest over at WeLoveFine. Well, this week the t-shirt design contests just keep coming! This time, our friends at Threadless are hosting their second design contest featuring the Muppets. The contest is meant to tie into Muppets Most Wanted and prizes…

News Update: November 8, 2013

NEWS UPDATE: November 8, 2013 The official website for Muppets Most Wanted launched this week as an offshoot of Muppets.com. There’s not much here that die-hard Muppet fans won’t already know, but on the site you can watch the teaser trailer for the movie, read bios of the main cast members (Kermit, Miss Piggy, Fozzie, Walter,…

Fraggle Rock Design Contest Voting Now Open!

A few months ago, The Jim Henson Company teamed up with Talenthouse to open up submissions for a Fraggle Rock design contest. I’m still a little confused about if said design is intended for a t-shirt or all of the merchandising planned for Fraggle Rock‘s 30th Anniversary. Apparently, so were some of the artists who…

WeLoveFine Loves The Muppets!

We here at The Muppet Mindset don’t normally do shameless plugs (unless we’re shamelessly plugging ourselves), but anytime there’s an awesome Muppet thing that needs showcasing, we’re happy to plug away! Our friends at WeLoveFine T-Shirts are selling a wonderful variety of Muppets and Sesame Street themed t-shirts that I really adore (and a few…

News Update: April 12, 2012

NEWS UPDATE: April 12, 2012 Exciting news came from the likes of Ape Entertainment late last week when they announced that their line of comic books starring the Sesame Street characters would soon be coming to stores. USA Today broke the exciting story of how, for the first time, fans will be able to bring…

News Update: December 16, 2011

NEWS UPDATE: December 16, 2011 For the past few months, the Muppets have been the major darlings of Entertainment Weekly magazine. The Muppet Show cast reunited, the first image from The Muppets (and Walter) were revealed, and Kermit graced the cover of the magazine all in this past year alone. Well, the love for the…

News Update: November 18, 2011

NEWS UPDATE: November 18, 2011 MightyFine T-Shirts have announced the top five winners of their recent Muppet t-shirt design contest! Five wonderful t-shirts are being produced from artists and friends of The Muppet Mindset, Kenny Durkin and Dave Alvarez, along with three other talented artists! I honestly can’t pick a shirt I like the best……

News Update: November 10, 2011

NEWS UPDATE: November 10, 2011This past weekend on ABC Family, an exclusive “All Access First Look” at The Muppets aired during the Disney animated classic Beauty and the Beast. Miss Piggy hosted the event, constantly asserting that this was “her” movie–with all the other weirdos as well. To finish off the event, they showed an…

News Update: October 27, 2011

NEWS UPDATE: October 27, 2011 The Disney Store has released a bunch of new Muppet stuff online and in their physical store locations. Among these are four brand new Muppet mugs featuring Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear, and Gonzo the Great–only available in-store, along with some new t-shirts, and eight wonderful new Muppet…