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Not quite summer yet, but this Vintage Hawaiian frock by Emily and Fin might be the perfect dress for when it does arrive. We've featured Emily and Fin a few times for their great retro prints and design is no... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Retro To Go
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Dorothy do a great line in stylishly geeky prints, whether their subject matter is Hollywood stars or television or rock n roll. Gamers now get their attention with this retro Game map print. The map - loosely based on Tokyo... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Retro To Go
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Looking for some original artwork for your walls? Take a look at the architectural London prints by Will Clarke. Clarke is a south London-based artist and printmaker, who makes incredibly detailed drawings of buildings that include the likes of Lloyd's... Continue reading
Posted Apr 16, 2015 at Retro To Go
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We've featured some great 1960s-style dresses recently, and even coats, but it's been a while since we featured some separates. That's why this Buffy Beatnik Top from Alice's Pig is so refreshing, with a look that screams the decade. It's... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2015 at Retro To Go
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Cast your mind back, and you may remember Lou Taylor's 1950s furniture brooches. Well, the designer has been looking at classic home pieces again and the result are these rather fetching Anglepoise lamp brooches. Yes, it's a mini representation of... Continue reading
Posted Apr 9, 2015 at Retro To Go
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We've featured some 1950s clocks fairly recently. Another option that won't break the banks are these retro clocks from Farg Form. There are loads of plus points for this design. First of all is the great range of colours available... Continue reading
Posted Apr 8, 2015 at Retro To Go
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It seems like every week bring a new version of these fairground-style lamps at the moment. These Urban Outfitters designs win extra points for their fun colour and shapes. There are four new designs to pick from, all online exclusives.... Continue reading
Posted Apr 2, 2015 at Retro To Go
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Looking for somewhere stylish to hang your hat? This coat hook by Superliving has plenty of midcentury style. We've featured the designs of Superliving quite a few times before, from their colourful ceramics ranges to their candle holders. Billing themselves... Continue reading
Posted Mar 31, 2015 at Retro To Go
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There are plenty of ways we've featured that Ingela Arrhenius can brighten up your kitchen, from glasses to mugs. That list grows with these colourful kitchen tin sets. Hus & Hem currently have two different sets in stock, each decorated... Continue reading
Posted Mar 30, 2015 at Retro To Go
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There are official Lego lights - like this one for instance. But while the Light Stax from RED5 has nothing officially to do with the brand, its building blocks style will definitely appeal to the Lego lover in you. Light... Continue reading
Posted Mar 26, 2015 at Retro To Go
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We featured the Orla Kiely animal mugs a little while back. As they proved so popular, we couldn't let these animal jars, now available from Illustrated Living, go unmentioned. The jars are decorated with the same bright and bold animals... Continue reading
Posted Mar 25, 2015 at Retro To Go
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For a clock with a 1950s feel that won't break the bank, take a look at the range just arrived in at Dotcomgiftshop. The designs have a black and bold clock face complemented with a red second hand. And, as... Continue reading
Posted Mar 23, 2015 at Retro To Go
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With these great 1950s-style tables from Curvalinea available in a range of different shapes and colours, the only problem is knowing which one to actually choose. These were quite a stand-out piece when we spotted them at the ever-popular Midcentury... Continue reading
Posted Mar 18, 2015 at Retro To Go
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We featured Tesco's midcentury-inspired Capri sofa only a couple of weeks ago. They've also looked to that era for the Julianne love seat. The Julianne is great for those short on space but seeking a high impact. It has a... Continue reading
Posted Mar 16, 2015 at Retro To Go
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Hopefully it won't be too long until those winter woollies are packed away until next winter. However, for a stunning piece of design - whatever the year - take a look at the Vintage Tile scarf by Sally Nencini. We've... Continue reading
Posted Mar 9, 2015 at Retro To Go
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A new title in the ever popular Style Me Vintage series of books, Style Me Vintage Home is coming out in a few weeks time and promises to be 'a Practical and Inspirational Guide to Retro Interior Design'. The book... Continue reading
Posted Mar 5, 2015 at Retro To Go
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I'm sure Retro To Go readers are avid vintage hunters. But, if you perhaps don't have the time for a proper rummage or just fancy treating yourself on a regular basis, check out the new postal subscription service, Style by... Continue reading
Posted Mar 4, 2015 at Retro To Go
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It wasn't too long ago we featured one bike-inspired wallpaper with the Bikes of Hackney. Now here's a second decor option for cycling enthusiasts - this Cykel wallpaper from Scion. But while Ella Doran's paper was photographically based, this design... Continue reading
Posted Feb 24, 2015 at Retro To Go
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Tesco has got a few retro styles in at the moment: we featured the Twist clock last week, now we're highlighting their Capri sofa. The Capri has got details that nod to mid-century without being a slavish copy of the... Continue reading
Posted Feb 23, 2015 at Retro To Go
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These children's books by Dahlov Ipcar don't just look midcentury - they are midcentury. They're back to brighten our bookshelves thanks to being reissued by Flying Eye Books. Dahlov Ipcar is an American author and illustrator whose career has spanned... Continue reading
Posted Feb 13, 2015 at Retro To Go
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Certainly not to everyone's taste, but if you like a spot of retro kitsch, you'll probably want to check out these animal lamps by CO Vintage. The range is based on cute ceramic cats and dogs, each sporting a lampshade... Continue reading
Posted Feb 12, 2015 at Retro To Go
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Sanderson have over 150 years of archives to explore. So it's no surprise that their new vintage wallpaper collection contains some real treats. While previous reissues have perhaps been 1950s focused, many of these designs date from earlier in the... Continue reading
Posted Feb 9, 2015 at Retro To Go
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Looking for a midcentury-style chair? You're spoiled for choice these days. Another option to add to a mix - this time from independent retailer Stuhl - is this Ralph armchair. This chair is from the people behind the Oslo Accent... Continue reading
Posted Feb 6, 2015 at Retro To Go
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Keen sewers will have no doubt searched through a few vintage McCall's patterns in their time. The wealth of the McCall's archive has been utilised for these postcards and notebooks. The notebooks are available as a set of three, each... Continue reading
Posted Feb 2, 2015 at Retro To Go
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It was the colourful apple print that first drew up to Boden's Beatrice dress. But then we discovered it was available in another brilliant retro pattern too. Lovers of colour and pattern should be happy, as this may be the... Continue reading
Posted Jan 30, 2015 at Retro To Go