Happy Birthday To Us

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Mar 282014
 
Happy Birthday To Us

We’re 6 today! Six years of collecting, researching, selling and writing about wonderful vintage. To celebrate we are giving you 25% off anything in either our website shop or our Etsy shop, literally anything in stock but you have to be quick because the coupon is only valid today. Don’t forget to share it with [read full post]

Vintage Gazing

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Mar 282014
 
Vintage Gazing

If like me you’re a little addicted to Pinterest you may have also heard of similar image sharing sites such as craftgawker, dwellinggawker, stylegawker and their sister sites. Until recently, (to my knowledge) there hasn’t been a pin board style image sharing resource dedicated solely to vintage. As such When hunting for inspiration I have found [read full post]

Who is Little Lulu?

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Mar 262014
 
Who is Little Lulu?

The other day I wrote about the new retro TFL advertisements. Today Miss Bob recalled that the oval eyed characters behaving less than thoughtfully in the new ads reminded her of watching Little Lulu as a child. No idea? Me either, but she showed me and then I watched another, and another… Little Lulu, as [read full post]

Mar 242014
 
McBess Retro London Underground Advertisments

I recently noticed a new vintage style ad campaign by Transport for London created to inspire better tube etiquette on the London underground.  The unusually retro cartoon posters are created by french illustrator McBess (Matthieu Bessudo). Each poster contains a banner, a little poem pointing what not to do on the tube and covers all [read full post]