ABBA was a very popular Swedish performing group during the 1970s and the early 1980s. The group was comprised of two females, Agnetha Faltskog and Anni-Frid “Frida” Lyngstad, and two males, Bjorn Ulvaeus and Benny Andersson. Agnetha and Bjorn were married from 1971-1980 and Anni-Frid and Benny were married from 1978-1982. It was really due […]
North Korea was closed to most tourists during the 70s and 80s except those from communist countries Vintage brochures show how those living under communist rule were encourage to take a holiday there Images show men playing volleyball, families enjoying theme parks, and people eating the local cuisine North Korea still entices tourists to the […]
In the 1960s-1980s, if you wanted to sell your record, the most reliable method may have been to simply put a pair of boobs on the cover. It was a variation on the “sex sells” approach – you might call it “chests sells”. Whether it was subtle cleavage or loud-and-proud bosoms, we know the strategy […]
The heyday of the 1970s disco scene fashion blossomed from the music played at gay underground New York clubs such as the Loft, Tenth Floor, and 12 West in the early 1970s. Other clubs such as Infinity, Flamingo, the Paradise Garage, Le Jardin, and the Saint launched a disco culture that brought with it an […]
Fashion in the 1970s began with a continuation of the mini skirts, bell-bottoms, and the androgynous hippie look from the late 1960s and eventually became an iconic decade for fashion. Generally the most famous silhouette of the mid and late 1970s for both genders was that of tight on top and loose on bottom. The […]
These intriguing vintage Coke signs shows this beloved soft drink has been around for quite awhile – 131 years to be exact. It was invented in 1886 by a Civil War vet named John Pemberton. Coca Cola was originally intended as a medical treatment for his addiction to morphine. Among other things, Pemberton claimed Coca-Cola cured […]
These 1970 Hairstyles and Makeup ads will bring back great memories for some and others, perhaps horror that they could wear a hair-do like that. Seasons change and so do hairstyles. What was once hip often ends up the butt of jokes!
Here is a selection of old advertisements for vintage computers. I wonder how many of these would work today! Technology has sure progressed quickly! Related articles 7 Starbucks items that failed spectacularly