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If you're planning on spending the summer at home, then these Vintage Frill Lounge Shorts are just the thing to ensure you're lounging in style.
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07/24/2012 in Toys and Games, Women's Fashion | Permalink
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We've featured several works by illustrator Charley Harper, but this Edie Harper Cat and House Jigsaw is by his wife, who was also an artist.
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07/19/2012 in Design, Kids, Toys and Games | Permalink
Edie Harper, game, jigsaw, kids, retro, toys
Last year saw the re-issue of classic 60s toy, PlayPlax. The inventor of that game, Patrick Rylands, has recently had several more of his classic toys put back into production and they're now available to buy from the V&A Shop.
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07/17/2012 in Kids, Toys and Games | Permalink
1960s, 1970, British Design, cat, children, kids, Patrick Rylands, plastic, toys, V&A
I know what you are thinking - and we suspect the similarity of the GameDock to the Nintendo NES isn't an accident.
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07/05/2012 in Gadgets and Technology, Toys and Games | Permalink
apple, arcade, classic, console, design, gadgets, GameDock, gamer, games, gaming, home, ipad, iphone, retro, style, technology, vintage
Forget Minis and VW Campervans; in case your International Rescue vehicle brakes down in an emergency, always make sure you carry a copy of the Thunderbirds Haynes Manual.
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07/02/2012 in Books, Film and TV, Toys and Games | Permalink
1960s, cult, Haynes Manual, retro, sixties, Thunderbirds, TV
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