Retro To Go: March 2012

Retro To Go

Contact us

If you want to recommend something, give us some feedback or anything else, do get in touch with us:

Contact Retro To Go here

About us

Retro To Go is part of the Modculture Media group of websites. You can find out more about Modculture Media here

Daily email

Enter your email address for the day's articles via email:

Delivered by FeedBurner

« February 2012 | Main | April 2012 »

Surface View My Beirut Mural from John Lewis

Regular reader's will be familiar with Surface View's wide range of murals with a retro flavour but you can now pick them up from your favourite high street homewares retailer, John Lewis.

Continue reading "Surface View My Beirut Mural from John Lewis" »

Period Rooms at the Geffrye Museum, London

Instead of the V&A and the Design Museum, next time you are looking for an afternoon of culture in London give the Geffrye Musem a try, in particular its Period Rooms.

The Geffrye Museum's collections comprise furnishings, pictures and ornaments reflecting the history of the urban middle class English home over the past 400 years. Their permanent collection includes the Period Rooms, eleven sets that reflect the changing tastes and styles from 1630 to present day. Of course, the two rooms that interest us most are the 1935 and 1965 Living Rooms – the latter I’d happily live in given the chance.

Details of directions and opening times are on the Geffrye Museum website, as well as virtual tours for anyone unable to visit in person.

Pineapple Full Skirt and Crop Top


The unseasonably warm weather means it's all of a sudden not unthinkable to contemplate one's summer wardrobe in earnest - and what could be more summery than this Pineapple Print Crop Top with matching Full Skirt from Oasis?

Continue reading "Pineapple Full Skirt and Crop Top" »

Coffee Wallpaper by Brewers

This Coffee Wallpaper is part of the Aquarius kitchen and bathroom collection by Brewers, although the pattern of this one makes it most suited to the kitchen.

Continue reading "Coffee Wallpaper by Brewers" »

Hester dining furniture range from Habitat

Hester chair

The sales blurb for Habitat's Hester dining furniture range claims to bring refectory dining forward into the 21st century. 

Continue reading "Hester dining furniture range from Habitat" »

Vintage plate table runner from H&M

Vintage plates

The motif of vintage tablewares has been used by many different designers and companies over the years, such as in H&M's new vintage plate table runner. As usual, H&M have one strong advantage to their product - the extremely low price.

Continue reading "Vintage plate table runner from H&M" »


Retro Rooms

Retro Rooms
Browse all the Retro Rooms and homes sent in by RTG readers.
See the Retro Rooms

Houses for sale

Retro houses
Look around some great retro homes currently on the market at WowHaus.
Properties for sale

Recommended retro retailers

Art galleries and stores

Cars and bicycles

Design and interiors

Gadgets and technology



Men's fashion

Vintage design/collectables

Women's fashion

Around our other sites

Powered by TypePad