Posts Tagged ‘retro’

Poster Love

Oh how I love these WPA posters, created between 1936-1943. See the full collection on the Library of Congress website here.  

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Retro Goodness

I came across a fabulous web site, imaginaryworld.com, that has a gallery of vintage ads, packaging, and commercials ranging from the 1940s to 1970s. Here are a few images from the Ray Patin Studios collection of black and white commercial advertising art from the 1950′s and 1960′s. Click here to see more of the gallery.

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Wrap it Up

Add a little playfulness to your gifts with wrapping paper from Sweet Vintage Wrapping Paper, a company based in Nebraska that reproduces vintage patterns from a private collection. What’s even more fabulous is the gift wrap is double sided!

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What Crate Art

Enjoy perusing through the online gallery of vintage crate label art at Box of Apples, a web site devoted to fruit crate art from the 1910′s to 1950′s.

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Falling in love with Harlequin

For decades, Harlequin romance novels have been titillating the imaginations of women around the globe. In celebration of Harlequin’s 60th anniversary, Flowerpot Press has come up with a line called Harlequin Notables featuring Harlequin cover art on journals, and notepads. We love the retro cover art they’ve used. See the line here.

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