Creepy head advertises magic shop

Creepy head advertises magic shop
"Come in. I want you."

A magic shop – located on 80c James Street in Brighton, Sussex, England – has the best-looking facade of any magic shop I’ve ever seen.

It looks just the way I imagine a magic shop should look – both inviting and scary.

Creepy head advertises magic shop
Here it is before it was a magic shop, 
as BKS Business Solutions. Just another 
boring business on the street.

Creepy head advertises magic shop
Here it is as the magic shop – with a coat of 
black paint for the trim, a MAGIC sign with 
carnival light bulbs, gargoyles on either end,
and a black top hat set in the nook.
It’s almost perfect.

Creepy head advertises magic shop
But if we take some inspiration from 
a 1978 movie called "Magic"…

Creepy head advertises magic shop
Yes, that’s it. The shop now sports the head of a huge 
ventriloquist’s dummy instead of a top hat. 
You won’t forget this look.

Creepy head advertises magic shop
Admit it, the giant head compels you to go inside… 
or to run away screaming. 

Creepy head advertises magic shop

Photos are from: lunggwai, Phil Steere, mimi the minx, toypincher, Google

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