8 reasons why vintage retro ads can brighten up your life
At Retrofair we are passionate about vintage advertising and print and want to share our enthusiasm with you. We love old Ads and here's a few reasons why...
They are often funny and witty and full of nostalgic memories we often delight to wallow in.
Many ads are very pretty with lovely illustrations and photography.
They make perfect unusual individual gifts that can fit a personality like a glove.
They look great when they are framed and just as good in a scrapbook.
Some people even place them in family memory books for their senior members of family who have memory problems.
They are style icons and can brighten any room in the house, such as old food ads in the kitchen, cheesy toothpaste smiles in the bathroom or classy fashion ads in the bedroom.
Ideal collectibles and brilliant in your den to enhance your interests and hobbies.
Businesses of all kinds can use vintage ads and print to add interesting talking points for reception areas, themed restaurants and bars, or specialist store .
We have even supplied vintage ads to spice up academic presentations, scholarly works and exhibitions. How would you use them now you're just a step away from an authentic Retrofair deal ?
Our product descriptions We try to accurately describe every item as best we can. As our style of quality description and grading may be better or worse than you are used to, please check the picture/s carefully and feel free to ask us questions. I'm always happy to chat.
Important Note About Paper Quality Period magazine paper quality was not always very strong so some ads for sale here may be fragile and do require handling with care. Some ageing of the paper in the form of yellowing and staple rusting is to be expected and arguably desired as these coney the articles authenticity and maturity. We will shortly be adding a section covering our grading standards. More on grading
How and where to buy Buying one of our vintage ads is easy and safe. Simply click the image or index link which will take you direct to a listing page where you can inspect the items in detail and securely buy with credit card or through your Paypal account. Most of our vintage ads are currently hosted at our Ebid store. We have started to migrate our products so that your purchases will be faster and more direct, this however will take a few months to complete. More on Ordering
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