A couple of days back I was watching a TV programme about buying vintage items in Germany. Basically, the message being hammered home was the cheapness of ‘retro’ pieces in mainland Europe as opposed to the UK. Which is why I’ve been looking on eBay Germany, the location of this wonderful 1960s space age chandelier.
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Two different pieces of art, but the Electric Dreams and Snap! prints by Sean Sims sit very nicely together.
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Another reason why shopping on Etsy is such a good thing - you can pick up designs like this Mondrian-style clock by Jetset Retro Design.
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As their name suggests, these Fifties coffee tables have a great period look. Equally good is that you'll be supporting an independent business - Beba Home - by investing in them.
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Want to navigate yourself around examples of one of the 20th century's most debated architectural styles? Arm yourself with this Brutalist London Map by Blue Crow Media and take a wander around the capital.
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We seem to be on a mission this year to find interesting retro-style decorations for your tree. If none of our picks so far have worked for you, how about these VW Beetle and Bus glass tree ornaments?
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