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We did feature a range not dissimilar yesterday, but this Danish Modern Cabinet at Urban Outfitters seems to be a standalone piece. Actually it shares a name with the Danish writing desk also featured on this site in the past,... Continue reading
Posted 1 hour ago at Retro To Go
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Not just a cool thing for you and your kids to read, Kiddie Cocktails by Stuart Sandler is also a wonderful thing to look at too. That's down to the illustrations, the the work of Derek Yaniger and illustrating the... Continue reading
Posted 2 hours ago at Retro To Go
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You can't get more fashion classic than a floral tea dress. The Louche Cathleen retro dress from Joy is a contemporary interpretation of the look that has plenty of vintage charm. The 'Cathleen' is a classic tea dress shape with... Continue reading
Posted 2 hours ago at Retro To Go
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An archive design, but this version of the Levi's Vintage Orange Tab 1970s Trucker Jacket has been tweaked just a little. It's all down to the finish, with a black overdue added to this 1970s classic for the distinctive colour... Continue reading
Posted 2 hours ago at Retro To Go
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For the next couple of days, Achica has a Retro Fit sale of (surprisingly) retro-style furnishings. Amongst that sale is this rather stylish Bilbao furniture range, perfect for adding some splashes of colour to your living room. The range includes... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Retro To Go
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Plenty of sideboards and related on eBay right now, but this Meredew midcentury-style glass-fronted display cabinet has caught our eye just that little bit more. That's partly because of the design, but also because of the price. Looking at the... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Retro To Go
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There is a distinct 1920s influence on the cut of both these Splash Print and Polka Dot dresses at Uniqlo. Which has to be a good thing. Both dresses have much in common, including being sleeveless, having a chiffon construction... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Retro To Go
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We were out and about yesterday doing research / shopping (take your pick) when we spotted these Kingswood Radio and Alarm Radio sewing baskets at Cath Kidston, which look just as cool in reality as they do on the page.... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Retro To Go
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It looks like Urban Outfitters is on a bit of a roll right now in its home department, adding to the Danish Writing Desk we featured last week with this rather cool Gallery table range. Ok, range might be overselling... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Retro To Go
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The Suzy dining table and chairs from the House by John Lewis range offers a touch of 50s style at a budget price. Reminding us a bit of a grown-up version of the Les Gambettes kids desk we featured a... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Retro To Go
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Looking resplendent in two tone green is this fully restored 1960s Bush SRP31 record player. Restored and serviced, the SRP31 packs a Garrard auto-play deck, three rotary controls for on/off, volume, treble and bass, the original badge on a reupholstered... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Retro To Go
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We would say 'new' versions of a classic, but with the Converse 3-Panel Chuck Taylor 1970s Ox and Hi, it's a case of going backwards rather tan forwards. The shoe is of course an icon, dating back to 1917 and... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Retro To Go
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If you saw this online without any detail, you would probably think it was quite old and almost certainly not from this retailer. But this Danish writing desk and chair is available online at Urban Outfitters. It's a traditional fairly... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Retro To Go
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The book isn't out yet, but you can pre-order your copy of Style Me Vintage: Accessories by Naomi Thompson and Liz Tregenza right now. Yes, another in what's becoming a long running series, having already taken in clothing and hair... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Retro To Go
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New in at Habitat are these rather cool Bumble side tables. There are two colours to choose from, the white above and the grey below. Both are ideal for side tables and storage in your living room, but could also... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Retro To Go
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We have covered some of the range in the past and if it caught your eye, you'll be pleased to know that there is an Orla Kiely home sale at Achica right now and for the next couple of days.... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Retro To Go
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What does 99p get you these days? Well, it gets you the opening bid on this 1970s Lotus Esprit S2 car. But that's only part of the story. Obviously the Lotus Esprit is most famous for going underwater in the... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Retro To Go
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Love The Smiths? Love the theatre? Then The Smiths albums as theatre posters by Standard Designs are a marriage made in northern heaven. The posters are based on each of the band's studio albums, keeping the colour scheme of each... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Retro To Go
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Once upon a time, we used to bemoan the fact that the one missing piece of the modern-day midcentury-style home was a decent bed. Then a few years ago, they started appearing. Fast forward to 2014 and there are plenty... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Retro To Go
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We've given our feathered friends their ideal home with this bird-feeder; now it's time for rabbits to get their own piece of prime estate with this Modernist rabbit play house by Habifab. There several stylish rabbit play houses available through... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Retro To Go
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These could have come right out of an interiors magazine from the late '60s or early-to-mid 1970s. But the floating shelves by Neofurn are actually new pieces, available to buy now. We love them and we suspect you might too,... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Retro To Go
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We've been admirers of Chisel & Mouse's architectural models for a while now. We're even bigger fans now they've introduced the new Brutalist Trellick Tower and Centre Point designs. While the company have traditionally opted for recreating Art Deco buildings,... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Retro To Go
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Room divider or storage, this unit could be various things, but it is sold as the Occa Haus Icon bookcase. It's a midcentury-style storage unit - with plenty of room for that storage. This solid oak bookcase has two large... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Retro To Go
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A slight tweak of the design, but the colour is perhaps the big selling point of the Adidas Gazelle Indoor trainers reissue in collegiate blue and red. Usually the key detail here is a transparent sole overlapping the suede upper.... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Retro To Go
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Forget the latest version of the PlayStation or Xbox - neither comes near to the wonderful R-KAID-R, which will be available to buy in the coming weeks. It is a console that harks back to the days of the classic... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Retro To Go