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The classic 1960s 746 telephone gets a stylish update with this marble version, available from Wild & Wolf. This design was launched in 1967 and we've featured the modern updates of it in various guises before. They've taken the bold... Continue reading
Posted 4 hours ago at Retro To Go
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It could pass for a 1960s vase, but it's actually a contemporary design. This retro orange glass table lamp from Next is an easy way to bring some period style to an interior. It's another one of the designs from... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Retro To Go
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Lack of motivation? If this mid-century-inspired Brunel desk from Heal's doesn't make you want to sit down and do some work, we're not sure what will. A new addition to the popular Brunel range, this desk was designed by Rob... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Retro To Go
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A must for stylish lovers are these record player and boombox necklaces, new in at Tatty Devine. Made from acrylic, the orange record player necklace is styled on a classic Dansette - here set to play a Tatty Devine record.... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Retro To Go
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Want to bring some 1960s style to your wardrobe? Darling have made it easy with their Catriona coat and dress. This release comes hot on the heels Darling's 60s-style knitwear of the Peyton collection. In this case, both the dress... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Retro To Go
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Looking to refresh your walls? The inspiration might come in this new 1950s-inspired Lohko wallpaper range from Scion. We've featured Scion's retro-inspired designs on previous occasions. They're describing this range as "retro-contemporary" and, given it's named after the Finnish word... Continue reading
Posted Feb 2, 2016 at Retro To Go
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These 1950s-inspired rattan chairs from Cox & Cox offer an interesting take on the mid-century look. The designs take the curves of that look and translate them into rattan, while metal frame legs help keep the look cool and contemporary.... Continue reading
Posted Feb 1, 2016 at Retro To Go
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Yesterday we showing you a stunning leather sofa from Rose & Grey. If you're looking for a partner piece, how about the Erik leather wingback chair from West Elm? New in to the store, it's a Scandinavian-inspired take on the... Continue reading
Posted Jan 29, 2016 at Retro To Go
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Want to be transported to a vision of the future, as seen through the eyes of the 1950s? If that sounds your kind of thing, you're bound to love this new Roboutique range by Jay. To add perhaps another range... Continue reading
Posted Jan 28, 2016 at Retro To Go
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Last year we featured the architecturally-inspired fabrics of Made by Mrs M. If you like these, you'll love her new spring collection, especially the London Town design. The work of Kate Marsden, this new collection continues the theme of mid-century... Continue reading
Posted Jan 26, 2016 at Retro To Go
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It's getting to that stage in January when the sales are beginning to finish and new designs are starting to creep into the shops. This new Homestead range from Magpie is a great example of the latter. The range is... Continue reading
Posted Jan 21, 2016 at Retro To Go
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F&F are offering this nice retro floral print bell sleeve dress at an even nicer price. Available in up to a size 22, the dress has a flattering shift silhouette. It's thigh-length with 3/4 length bell sleeves and a high... Continue reading
Posted Jan 19, 2016 at Retro To Go
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If you want to whip up a few drinks that are really out of this world, equip yourself properly with this rocket cocktail shaker from Rockett St George. Rockets seem to have been the flavour of the month recently, inspiring... Continue reading
Posted Jan 18, 2016 at Retro To Go
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New in at River Island is this pink retro floral print mini skirt from River Island. It's the pattern that really makes this skirt. Featuring a design that looks like a revival of a William Morris - albeit with much... Continue reading
Posted Jan 15, 2016 at Retro To Go
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We've featured many VW Campervan-inspired items on Retro To Go over the years, both official and otherwise. This Campervan magazine rack by Balvi falls into the latter category, but still is a rather cool item for fans of this famous... Continue reading
Posted Jan 14, 2016 at Retro To Go
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For a mid-century feel at a very reasonable price, look no further than the Iceberg vintage armchair from Maisons du Monde. It's something of a statement piece and, with its high back and armrests, this chair looks like it has... Continue reading
Posted Jan 12, 2016 at Retro To Go
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Looking for a quick update at post-Christmas wallet prices? Take a look at this vintage-style light up arrow sign from George at Asda. We've featured many different lights that have been inspired by vintage signage of all different shapes and... Continue reading
Posted Jan 11, 2016 at Retro To Go
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Tight on space but could do with some additional storage? We recommend the mid-century chifforobe from West Elm. Unsure of what a chifforobe actually is? It's somewhere between an armoire and a chest of drawers in size, making it good... Continue reading
Posted Jan 7, 2016 at Retro To Go
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Another addition to Dorothy's great Lost Destination range of prints: this one celebrating the Trellick Tower. They've been featured on this site many times now but, if you've missed them, the Lost Destination prints encourage people to "Discover Yesterday's Forgotten... Continue reading
Posted Dec 22, 2015 at Retro To Go
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We're fans of the bold, retro designs of Jane Foster and have featured her work many times on this site, but have just spotted her craft range at John Lewis. The range uses many of the motifs familiar from her... Continue reading
Posted Dec 21, 2015 at Retro To Go
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For some serious storage with a vintage look, check out this plan chest - new in at Rose & Grey. The chest has been given a vintage finish, completed by metal pull handles with slots for library cards - perfect... Continue reading
Posted Dec 17, 2015 at Retro To Go
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Done your Christmas decorating yet? This vintage-inspired Christmas bauble paper garland by Rosie and the Boys is a stylish alternative (or perhaps addition) to all the tinsel. The design is inspired by bauble design from the 1950s, recreated in paper.... Continue reading
Posted Dec 16, 2015 at Retro To Go
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Want an easy way to add a retro touch to a wall or bit of furniture? Rachel Powell's wall flowers could be just what you are looking for. We've featured Rachel's wonderful wallpaper designs previously but if you don't want... Continue reading
Posted Dec 15, 2015 at Retro To Go
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If you've got an eye for interesting architecture, you've probably browsed The Modern House property site at some point over the last ten years. To celebrate their anniversary, they've recently released a The Modern House book. The directors of the... Continue reading
Posted Dec 14, 2015 at Retro To Go
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If you're plotting an escape from a British winter, perhaps Art & Hue's airport prints - celebrating the best of mid-century examples - will inspire you. They're available from the same people who previously brought us prints celebrating The Avengers... Continue reading
Posted Dec 11, 2015 at Retro To Go