For those of you pinning for the countryside, ‘Countryside air to go’ have just come out with a new product that draws on the smells of horse, straw, pigs and manure.
arbroath.blogspot.com: Tins filled with the air sucked out of an aging wooden stable, straw lined and filled with gas producing cattle has become an instant hit after it went on sale in Germany.
Managers of the “Countryside air to go” project say their clients are mainly country people who have moved to the city and want to be reminded of home.
The cans cost 5 GBP a time and can be ordered from the web site www.stallduft.de (Barnyyard Air)
“Simply put your nose to the tin and peel back the lid for the authentic smell of the country” boasts one advert for the service.
As designer Daniela Dorrer notes, she hopes to ‘make people who miss the countryside happy and remind them of home.’
Why go for a country drive when for the price of 5 pounds you can have bliss come to you?