Thursday, November 5, 2009

Retro Rubbish: An Etsy Shop That Re-cycles Vintage Style

Re-Cycling Vintage Style

How could you not love a website called Retro Rubbish: Re-cycling Vintage Style? What a brilliant name, I wish I though of it. This Etsy shop is a goldmine for the vintage hip who love the excitement and playfulness of the Flower Power days.

Funky Finds of the 60's and 70's

Retro Rubbish is a shop on Etsy specializing in glorious funky finds from the sixties and seventies. Colorful Vera textiles, ceramics of mushrooms and owls, wild and colorful abstract housewares and textiles and so much more are for sale on the Retro Rubbish site.

No Longer Thrift Shop Bric- a-brac

Once considered thrift shop Bric- a -brac, 60's and 70's treasures are very desirable as younger collectors and major designers are re-discovering the patterns, colors and styles of the psychedelic and disco generations.
Department Stores Featuring 60's and 70's

Visit any major department store today and you will see dishes, cookware, housewares, storage containers, accessories, pottery, wall decor etc. in eye catching combinations of pink, orange, yellow, green or brown. Bold florals and colorful geometrics are back in style. Say goodbye to your neutrals and tone on tones.........groovy is here again.

Visit retro Rubbish at

C. Dianne Zweig is the author of Hot Kitchen & Home Collectibles of the 30s, 40s, 50s and Hot Cottage Collectibles for Vintage Style Homes. She is also the Editor of an actively growing internet based resource community for people who buy, sell or collect antiques, collectibles and art. You can find Dianne’s fabulous retro and vintage kitchen, home and cottage collectibles at The Collinsville Antiques Company of New Hartford, CT, a 22,000 feet antique emporium with an in-house retro cafĂ©.

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