Who doesn’t remember the iconic Kit-Cat clock from their childhood? I remember when I was real young, every August we went on our annual shopping trip to buy school shoes. We went to a family-owned store in our downtown that sold children’s clothing and shoes. While we were there, I loved to see the black-and-whiteContinue reading
Vintage design doesn’t need to be applied solely to the kitchen. Learn about the “then” and “now” trends in retro decorating, unique fashion, and furniture from the 1940s to 1980s, for both home and business. From retro inspired wall decor to the simplest of modern touches, we focus on the colors and aesthetics of yesteryear!
We have been a Mac run business since we opened 11 years ago. So when the iPhone came out I picked one up and I love it. I was not very impressed with the camera function of it however until I bought the app Camera Bag. This app simulates the look of different old camerasContinue reading
Retro Basement Project in Michigan Laura and her family in Clarkston, MI gave their basement a retro makeover and it is fabulous! Laura writes: “Here are pictures of our basement project. I have had so much pleasure showing people and letting my girls enjoy it. The booths and barstools, signs and other accessories you helpedContinue reading
Exciting results can be accomplished by mixing new and vintage items together in a massive display. In the Retro Planet offices there is a vintage Kellogg’s cereal restaurant display with new and reproduction items mixed in. Below you’ll notice the “Sweet Eatin’ Carnival” metal sign. This is a colorful and fun display, and the sameContinue reading