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Now this is a stunning design, but you’ll need a serious amount of cash to secure the Penthouse Cabinet by Piece-UK. It's a tribute to midcentury modern architecture, mixing statement looks with a good amount of practicality. In terms of... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Retro To Go
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Birds on a wall once conjured up the image of Hilda Ogden’s living room in Coronation Street and pretty much nothing else. But times have moved on, with the wonderful Charley Harper A Flock Of Birds wall stickers doing the... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Retro To Go
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It's a brand that's new to us, but Mr. Marius is definitely a name to look out for if this stylish Origami secretary desk is anything to go by. According to their website, this French-based brand "loves to combine the... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Retro To Go
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If you were tempted by the new Island Series we featured of late, then you'll be happy to hear that the first of the shoes from the series is now available to buy. That's the Adidas Jamaica trainers. The first... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Retro To Go
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These things are so hip right now and often go for big money. But this 1960s Citroen HY van on eBay right now is currently at just £100. Of course, it’s unlikely to end at that price, but it is... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Retro To Go
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We have featured the Hepburn radio before, which is a lovely retro piece in its own right. But the Emma Bridgewater-designed View Quest Hepburn DAB/FM radios take things to a whole new level. The radio itself is pretty much unchanged,... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Retro To Go
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If the sideboard of the same name appealed, you might well like the newly-introduced Zabel rosewood desk at Swoon Editions. Similar look for sure, but obviously a very different purpose. This is ideal for a midcentury or retro-styled home office.... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Retro To Go
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I suppose you could say you get two designs for the price of one with the Ghostbusters Stay Puft marshmallow face mug. That’s because this is a two-sided (and officially licensed) mug, with the happy face of Stay Puft on... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Retro To Go
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A substantial bit of storage. But not just that, this 1960s teak and rosewood sideboard is a good looking thing too. The sideboard was produced by A. Younger in the 1960s, with the design having a teak body and contrasting... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Retro To Go
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If you have fond gaming memories courtesy of the C64 and the Amiga, you are probably the kind of person targeted by the return of the Commodore and the Commodore PET smartphone. Yes, the iconic gaming brand is back, but... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Retro To Go
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As well as making a quality product, Moleskine does have a (nice) habit of producing some interesting designs too. Like the Le Audiocassette notebooks, for example. This design celebrates 50 years of the audio cassette, paying homage with a cassette-themed... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Retro To Go
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Small numbers as ever, so if you like the look of the Riskyn coffee table at Swoon Editions, don’t wait around. It’s an interesting midcentury-inspired look, available in all-walnut for the finish or a mix of ash and walnut, each... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Retro To Go
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For a bright pop of 1960s style, check out the Harriet shift dress, just arrived at Boden. This dress decorated with a big and bold floral motif, perfect for creating a period feel. Made from stretch cotton fab with short... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Retro To Go
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Fancy living in your very own 1960s time capsule? You need to get a bid in for this 1960s modernist property in Chichester, West Sussex, which has just gone up for sale. The property dates back to 1968 and has... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Retro To Go
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Now that is a title, but it does get the point across. This is a restored 1960s Dansette RG30 record player with radio and legs. So a compact radiogram if you like, one that dates back to 1961 and fully... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Retro To Go
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A design we have featured in both vintage and reissued form on various occasions, but we still love this particular chrome Sputnik ceiling light at Graham and Green. It’s a look that’s all about the 1960s, inspired of course by... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Retro To Go
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Want something that will get you noticed at the bus stop in the morning? You need to secure yourself an R2-D2 handbag at ThinkGeek. Of course, you do if you happen to be a Star Wars fan. If you aren’t... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Retro To Go
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Another retro winner from Made, this time the Paco desk you see above. A midcentury inspired piece, it would look great in a 1960s-style home (and especially home office), offering the looks and a good deal of practicality too. That... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Retro To Go
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New in at Dorothy Perkins is this check mini pinafore dress. Inspired, of course, by the mid-1960s, it’s a versatile number that should see you through to autumn- and even beyond. Two working front pockets are the main detail here,... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Retro To Go
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There's a whole new collection of midcentury-inspired designs just arrived at Urban Outfitters, including this stylish Bean coffee table. It's a simple design, with plenty of retro appeal - a curved table surface in a 1950s-style kidney bean shape atop... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Retro To Go
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No doubt buoyed on by the success of the first selection of shoes, Adidas has confirmed a new set of Island Series reissues. Those are the Adidas Jamaica, Adidas Trinidad & Tobago and Adidas Cancun. Once again, these are reissues... Continue reading
Posted Jul 21, 2015 at Retro To Go
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The Andy Warhol Campbell’s Soup scented candles by Ligne Blanche are worth talking about on their own. But there's a little twist to the fragrance too. The design of course uses the Campbell’s Soup Can artwork from 1962 as its... Continue reading
Posted Jul 21, 2015 at Retro To Go
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Almost a year and a half back, we featured the sofa and armchair from this range, presuming that was all there was to it. But no, you can now get the Ben de Lisi Home Hockney bed frame at Debenhams... Continue reading
Posted Jul 21, 2015 at Retro To Go
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Not many of these around. In fact, there are just four of each design from the Ashton sofa and armchair range by Swoon Editions. So once again, don’t hang around if you like the look of these 1960s-inspired designs. We... Continue reading
Posted Jul 20, 2015 at Retro To Go
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What looks like a ‘must have’ book is released later this year. But you can already pre-order The Vintage Fashion Bible: The style guide to vintage looks 1920s -1990s by Wayne Hemingway and Gerardine Hemingway. This 24-page book is published... Continue reading
Posted Jul 20, 2015 at Retro To Go