Growing up

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I remember playing with these at grandma's house. KENNER: 1967 Spirograph Set I remember playing with these at grandma's house.

Spirograph - Toys from the 70's - Life was pretty good, free and easy!

Max Factor minty Roll on Lip Potion

Vintage Max Factor Lip Potion Kissing Gloss....this was my favorite lip gloss. Tuitti Fruitti and Bubblegum were my absolute favorites by Max Factor! I wish I could find this somewhere to buy again...

Vintage Boots paper bag-----Boots was our go-to pharmacy (chemist's) all across England, Scotland, and in Wales. They are even in the airports and train stations.

Vintage 1970s Boots paper bag

Vintage 1970s Boots paper bag - worked in Boots as a "Saturday Girl" in the picture department.

"Rowntrees Jelly Tots soft and sweet. Rowntrees Jelly Tots good to eat. Lots of Jelly Tots in the Jelly Tots bag!

Vintage Quality Street Mackintosh s Tall Tin.

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holly hobbie takes me back to my childhood. Whole room decorated in holly hobbie

Holly Hobby. I love my Holly Hobby lunch box and desperately wanted the HB bedding for my room. Wish I still had that lunchbox.

Mum had these in her sewing box.

Dorcas pin tin - still have one! needlework lessons

I always preferred Sweep to Sooty. i love love love love sweep! 1980s Childhood, My Childhood Memories, Sweet Memories, Kids Tv, 80s Kids, Retro Toys, Vintage Toys, 1980s Toys, Vintage Music


Sweep is a British puppet and TV character popular in the United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand and other countries. Sweep is a grey, glove puppet dog with long black ears and a red nose who joined The Sooty Show in 1957, as a friend to fellow puppet Sooty. His general dim witted behaviour and...

my favourites Snoep

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Retro sweets, cult TV shows, neon legwarmers. We miss it all...

popular retail saving stamps used in Ireland back in the day. While the Green Shield stamps started in UK the retail savings stamps idea origated in the United States.

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Blue Peter - there were two camps either you watched Blue Peter or you were a Maggie viewer. Blue Peter was a bit more middle class.

Blue Peter I would have been more into this if I'd had some egg cartons and double sided sticky tape. :)

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