1950's Retro Gifts
Gifts from the 1950's. The birth of the Supermarket and affordable household appliances.
Retro Gift Ideas from the 1950's. Spirits of the nation were buoyed by the Festival of Britain in 1951, a celebration of Britain's past and the confidence of it's future. By the end of the event more than 8.5 Million people had attended. The coronation of Queen Elizabeth II came in 1953 and rationing was phased out in 1954. A transformational decade that saw the birth of terrestrial TV, and the development of mass commercialism. Brightly coloured products were becoming the norm to attract shoppers attention at the new supermarkets, From across the Pond came Rock n Roll music including 'The King' himself 'Elvis Presley'. Here you will find great gift ideas that depict the sights and sounds of the 1950's that can also make perfect 70th Birthday Gift Ideas too, from Memorabilia Packs and metal wall art to decade commemorative newspapers and books. If you are looking to buy bulk quantities for an event, company or school, we can also help with the price. Just Contact us and let us know what you need.