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Monday 11th December = Last yay retro! Posting Date for 2017



Last Posting Date for 2017

Just to let you know that my last day for posting in 2017 is this Monday the 11th December just after lunch. Please make sure your orders are in by then

Combined postage available as always, wherever safe to do so.

I hope you all have a wonderful Christmas, thank you so much for all of your orders this year I really do appreciate it.

See you again at yay retro! in January 2018,
All the best Sue x

Vintage Barware, Ice Buckets & Trays for sale at yay retro!



Looking for vintage bar ware this Christmas?  Look no further than yay retro! I have vintage anodised metal ice buckets- the apple shaped one is great! Worcesterware and Laurids Lonborg metal coasters, Vintage 1950s and 60s melamine and formica woven trays and also champagne and shot glasses! Or, how about the amazing Peter England lion shaped ashtray made by Wade- amazing or what?! All fabulous gift ideas.  Go shopping in the yay retro! online vintage shop now.

1950s & 60s Cats and Dogs from yay retro!



Many people buy vintage cat and dog ornaments and toys at this time of year as gifts for their loved ones.  Luckily yay retro! have a great range of these in stock from 1950s cat vases to a 1960s Newlyn Pottery cat designed by Bill Fisher.

If dogs are more your thing then how about the vintage musical dog I have in stock? It's cute blue plastic face makes it a superb ornament as well as being a sweet addition to a nursery wall!  I know lots of you, ike me would put this on your lounge wall!! 

Pop in to yay retro! and search Dog or Cat today - I have lots of different vintagewares for sale to choose from!

Vintage Animal Ornaments and Money Boxes from yay retro!



yay retro!'s online vintage shop has some superb vintage animals in stock right now. From an Elizabeth Skipworth Lotus Pottery bird - a real rarity to a Howard Holt cat, we have so many gorgeous gift ideas just in time for Christmas!  

How about a Carltonware peacock bird money box? These are hardly ever seen, and with it's stylish colour and shape it's sure to be loved by any lucky recipient. Love elephants? Our Schmider Zell black polka dot elephant from the 1950s is a must-have!

I adore the Wade Lion which was made to advertise Peter England clothing back in the day when an ashtray was often found in outfitters across the land - strange as it seems now!  You could easily use this as an ornament today.

Finally shown above is a 1950/60s whale shaped soap dish. This is a cute item to have as an ornament, or to play with in the bath and I have one in red and one in blue. This is just a snapshot of some of the vintage animals I have for sale at yay retro! at the moment, so pop in and use the search box to find the animal of your choice!

Vintage Campervan Christmas Presents (and Vintage Caravans!)



What do vintage campervan & caravan lovers want for Christmas? Easy they love vintage Gaydon Melamine from yay retro! They adore Rosti Mepal melamine from Denmark and they admire funky Staffordshire Pottery mugs and vintage kettles.  yay retro! have everything you'll want to give to your vintage campervan or caravan friend in our online shop today!  Remember there's just one of each of these items available so it's worth nabbing them quickly (combined postage available).

Choose from Gaydon Melmex butter dishes in light and dark blue and yellow - several of which are unused. Then there's Gaydon melmex cups and saucers in 'as new' condition along with a superb cruet set which is complete and also unused - A real rarity!

Look for our Rosti Mepal flying saucer eggcups, dishes, cups and saucers and plates all in bright orange - lush!  Search 'mug' to find a selection of Staffordshire Potteries mugs and 'kettle' to find the enamel vintage kettles we've got in stock.

You might be interested to know that as these are items are virtually unbreakable yay retro! also sell a lot of them to theatre groups for use in on stage productions - bet you didn't know that?!


Buy Genuine Vintage Christmas Presents from the 1960s & 70s at yay retro!



When you look at the above gorgeous genuine vintage kitchenwares from the 1960s and 70s it's no wonder that so many of you are buying these for your friends and family this Christmas. Indeed I know many of you have added them to your Christmas lists as there are a lot more men buying from me at present!  These top notch items are available in the yay retro! online vintage shop here and include vintage Pyrex, Taunton Vale melamine trays, vintage Enamel cookware, British, Scandinavian & French tablewares from makers such as Figgjo Flint, Laurids Lonborg, Woodsware and Staffordshire Potteries.

Take a look at the gorgeous vintage coasters below decorated with fish from the Worcesterware Sea Dreams range. These are so highly sought after we just know that they will make someone ecstatically happy this Christmas time! Then there's the superb Italian pottery fish dish which is a large sized ornamental piece which can be a centrepiece to any buffet to tea party as well as being on display all year round. Hornsea pottery designed by John Clappison is always a gift worth giving, especially the Saffron pattern with it's daisy motif and I have a fabulous spice rack in stock at the moment - a lovely version which has tall jars.



Many people search for kettles that go on the hob at this time of year and yay retro! have several to choose from in our online shop here. Choose from red, blue, flowery or orange kettles - ideal for home, campervan or caravan!

How about A Taunton Vale Spice Rack? This is sure to go down well as will our vintage metal trays and tins which so many of you collect. I guess the most sought after tin would be an orange flower power Baretware biscuit tin, and....yep I've even got one of those for you! So yay retro! is the very best place to shop online this Christmas time, but get in quick as many of you have already started Christmas shopping and in most cases, there's just one of everything!!!  www.yayretro.co.uk


Buy Genuine Vintage Vintage Christmas Trees at yay retro!



If you are looking for genuine vintage Christmas trees for sale then yay retro! is the shop for you! As you can see I have a forest of delicious vintage 1950s and 1960s trees for you. From genuine vintage 50/60s bottlebrush trees to 1960s tinsel trees which come complete with little ornaments and faux candles!  Some of my trees are being carried along in vintage Matchbox and Lesney lorries - these make great gifts as well as being super vintage xmas ornaments!  I also have one vintage tinsel tree left in stock dating from around the 1960s!  Search tree at yay retro! to find and yes, I can combine postage for you!

These and Other Vintage Christmas Decorations are also available here!

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