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Fantastic Vintage Fabric - Now In

Posted by Sophie Crocket on

Fantastic Vintage Fabric - Now In

I have a large stock of vintage fabric which will be added to the site soon, but this is the most talked about design so far... Very similar to a Heals design (close to my heart, as i have it at home myself) this is actually an american version, and comes in a slightly different fabric mix. I have lots in stock and am willing to sell in smaller lengths if needed, in fact a local sandwich shop bought 2m last night for their displays. Note: This item has since sold About Sophie Sophie Crocket has over 10 years experience...

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A Trip to The 1960s Hardware Shop

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A Trip to The 1960s Hardware Shop

Just added to Pineapple Retro, my stock of original, unused 1960s cupboard and door handles. Available in various funky colours, grey, blue, red, black or yellow, as shown. Suitable for many DIY jobs. Original Formica sheets also available Note: This item has since sold About Sophie Sophie Crocket has over 10 years experience in sourcing & selling quality vintage & retro pieces. With appearances on television, and her own home interiors featured in several popular magazines, her unique, colourful style is a fresh & vibrant approach to home decoration. Sophie ran a successful retro & vintage shop in Brockenhurst - the heart of...

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Flick The Illuminated Vintage Light Switch

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Flick The Illuminated Vintage Light Switch

Part of my new shop stock is illuminating! As well as being genuine vintage, these pieces are totally unique. From holiday camps to arcades, from this country and beyond... they are all ready to plug in and enjoy. Since the shop opened less than a week ago, a few pieces have already gone, so you may want to be quick if you are looking for that ultimate statement piece. Below you'll see a selection, shown on the website... The letter Y came from America, and features fantastic fairground bulbs (now sold,but trying to find more) next is the last of a...

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Amazing 1950s Holiday Camp Signs

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Amazing 1950s Holiday Camp Signs

A week ago i received possibly my favourite delivery to the shop... 7 fantastic plastic signs from a Yorkshire Holiday camp. They appear to be made from Acrylic, and would have fit over large light boxes originally. Before arrival, 3 sold, and i fell in love with another two (whoops)! But the last two, are still available - 'Be Our Guests' and 'lots of Fun'. I will be fixing them up with rope lighting behind, to show their full glory (when i finally find a new home)!  About Sophie Sophie Crocket has over 10 years experience in sourcing & selling quality...

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Vintage Toffee Paper Lamps

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Vintage Toffee Paper Lamps

To find one of these is rare, but i have had all these stunning Shattaline lamps in the past few years... the rarest part being the matching, coloured spun fibreglass shades. At one point, i had all of these in my own collection, but sadly i had to gradually part with them when i realised i didn't have the room! Wish i hadn't as i have watched prices steadily creeping up...The most recent addition to www.pineappleretro.co.uk, was the Red beauty on the left, which was available for only a matter of minutes, before it was snapped up. The green was donated...

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