Category Archives: Household

Ode to The Bakelite Goodness

Oh the joy of polyoxybenzylmethylenglycolanhydride (bakelite) plastic! The retro appeal of this early 20th century invention brings joy to many vintage hunters like myself. Yes i am the ebay outbidder you dread hehe. I have posted a few of the must have bakelite items :

1. The Bakelite Telephone is an essential!

2. Bakelite Kitchen Products!!! I-C-O-N-I-C

3. Forget digital, its all about the analogue

4. Coffee is always better retro panache

5. Button it up!

Super Plastic Fantastic Fun!

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Floating in a Bubble: Regency Shop

product_thumbphp1Flash back to 1969, throw on your Biba dress or your Merc shirt and sit in this ultra stylish Eero Aarnio inspired hanging bubble chair with a copy of 1960s cult magazine Oz. 

This will add an iconic centre piece to your home which you can actually use. You can pick this up at Regency Shop for $895.00

Swing, Sit and Swirl. 

Check it Out: www.regencyshop.com

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Jitterbug The Eve Away

Spirit Of St. Louis Boombox with CD, cassette and radio

 

Swing out to this 1940s Radio with Ipod dock! This WWII classic radio player was used to entertain the family during the blackout days in England. Live in nostalgia with this superb quality player from Sippery Brick .

Check it Out: www.slipperybrick.com

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Ring…Ring…

1950'S Silver Telephone by Wild & WolfThe perfect gift for anyone in love with the 1950s. This silver telephone by Wild & Wolf is a throwback to 1950s suburbia with a contemporary twist. Not only functional but a vintage piece of art. You can pick this up for £58.72 at Heals.

Check it out : www.heals.co.uk

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