Vintage styles certainly have their appeal. But when you go for a full authentic vintage option, you also run a lot of risks. A vintage sofa, for example, will probably fall apart much sooner than a brand new one and a vintage rug is sure to have its fair share of stains. In the three […]
These Flash Retro Playing Cards have an awesome vintage look and some really great artwork. This deck of cards will add some comic book flair to any card game. These cards measure approximately 2 1/2-inches x 3 1/2-inches and have a linen type finish. They are perfect for your next poker night! They might even […]
A 1953 Turner 1.5-liter sports racing car. Photos courtesy Silverstone Auctions. Each July, the Silverstone Classic draws car fans from throughout Europe to Britain’s Silverstone circuit for three days of car shows, vintage racing and live music. That makes it the perfect venue for a classic car auction, and this year, Silverstone Auctions will be […]
Pin it Jolie and her husband bought this 1968 Sprite caravan and spent the winter fixing it up. It was in good condition, so the work was mostly aesthetic. It definitely looks more spritely now! READ MORE »
Ladybird books are a firm favourite of mine, since (like many other Brits) I have very fond memories of learning to read with them as a child - not just those bought for me at the time, but also hand-me-downs, which were all the more special. Show More Summary
Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: What do you want from a Boss Fight? • Collecting Retro Games: 102 Where and How to Buy Vintage Games • Justify a Video Game Soundtrack: Epilogue • Tabletop Stories: Lair of the Kobolds • An Interview with Kyle Landry Read more...
What’s this? The hot asphalt of hell: My mother-in-law and daughter enjoy shopping. I do not. Oh, I don’t object to poking through a bargain bin at Big Lots, seeking vintage cocktail sets at thrift stores or purchasing all manner of goods online. But a mall is my idea of hell — the cavernous, [Read more...] This space reserved for your ad.
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Before the interstate highway system caused travel services to be clustered around exit ramps, American roadways were a lot kitschier. Anyone with roadside real estate and imagination could compete for tourist dollars just by being strange and different -and by giving out postcards to spread the word. Show More Summary
Trailers are an under-appreciated art form insofar that many times they’re seen as vehicles for showing footage, explaining films away, or showing their hand about what moviegoers can expect. Foreign, domestic, independent, big budget:...Show More Summary
For how many years on dwelling the earth, living the life adulthood, stressful responsibilities often make us think going back to childhood, especially the years where we meet our first best-friend, our first crush and other stuff that detaches us from the pollution of liabilities. Show More Summary
This great piece of history is for sale at the California Gold Vintage Surf Auction - September 26th Seminal post-World War II surfboard designer and shaper from Pasadena, California; a primary architect of the modern surfboard who almost singlehandedly brought into play the now-fundamental principles of nose-lift, foil, and finely sculpted rails. Show More Summary
Matt writes, "This is awesomeness beyond awesome. Magic swords, barbarians, crazy, nausea-inducing camera angles, pterodactyls... If 'Heavy Metal' needed a personal scent, it would be this."
Beachgoers at Orange Beach on the Alabama Gulf Coast got a surfside view this week when a vintage Navy PBY plane used during filming of USS Indianapolis: Men Of Courage landed offshore and began to take on water. No one was injured and the pilot and co-pilot were rescued safely. Show More Summary
1860: A canine amateur photographer. Dogs have been man's best friend for up to 40,000 years, suggests new research. The study shows dogs' special relationship with humans might date back 27,000 to 40,000 years. The findings, published in the journal Current Biology, come from genomic analysis of an ancient Taimyr wolf bone. See more »
Photo via Kim Gordon's Instagram This March, Iggy Pop secured a permanent slot on BBC 6 Music, hosting a weekly Friday night radio show. Since Iggy couldn't make it tonight, Kim Gordon sat in–see above for a vintage pic of the pair together. Show More Summary
Looking for an excuse to post this great 1979 TV spot for the Jeep Cherokee Chief, I realized just how many incredible old truck ads I still haven’t seen. If you’re on the internet instead of out barbecuing right now, find your favorite and share it in the comments! Read more...
The year-old digital wine magazine aimed at millennials has enjoyed a vintage first half of 2015. As robustly detailed by Wall Street Journal wine critic Lettie Teague: By January of this year, VinePair had attracted enough attention...Show More Summary