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07h31 17  janvier
1971 die-cast models and art from Matchbox
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Art vs Photography and the two combined I’ve mentioned before that some of my favourite toy advertising images come from the 1960s and 1970s. This is because many products back then were advertised using original art often drawn by & Continue reading ’
23h21 12  janvier
A Translation Draig Tân Project #2 update
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Poetry& I’ve written more of it than I can remember, and have been fortunate to have had some of it published. But I can honestly say I’ve never had a poem translated into another language until recently. The images & Continue reading ’
18h23 11  janvier
You wait five years, when along comes&
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this& What could it be, vintage mates? Hm, a piece of small red plastic; some component to match with other pieces, to complete a set? A little clue& Another clue& Still no idea? Okay, another clue& Easy peasy lemon squeezy? & Continue reading ’
19h40 07  janvier
Fashion and Working Women in Socialist-era Hungary and Romania
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TVTA is pleased to welcome for the first time here vintage images from Hungary and Romania. These two countries join our ever-growing rosta of international advertising, posters and print images as seen in decades gone by. Images come from the & Continue reading ’
10h56 07  janvier
Dinner with Diana Chapter 5 6
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I’m linking up with Denise at Girlie On The Edge Blog, where she hosts Six Sentence Stories and everyone is invited to write a story or poem constructed of six sentences based on a cue word given. This week’s cue word is & Continue reading ’
17h25 03  janvier
I got Scoobied 3 new Brazilian Playmobil ads
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A little Christmas pressie for me& but Ruhuh& I didn’t get the Mystery Machine (not yet anyway ) However I did get the Playmobil Scooby-Doo set 70207 featuring Scooby, Shaggy, Ghost and accessories. Cool Now for some cool Playmobil & Continue reading ’
20h41 01  janvier
Micro Story: The Dog Dilemma
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I’m linking up with Denise at Girlie On The Edge Blog, where she hosts Six Sentence Stories, and everyone is invited to write a story or poem constructed of six sentences based on a cue word given. This week’s cue word & Continue reading ’
20h40 28  décembre
Todd McFarlane’s KISS The Action Figures and Psycho Circus
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TVTA is pleased to present a selection of print images from the 1997 and 1999 catalogues of toy designer extraordinaire Todd McFarlane. Featuring rock legends KISS in their The Action Figures and Psycho Circus toy guises. Enjoy. Look out for & Continue reading ’
17h35 24  décembre
A merry shagadelic Christmas from TVTA
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From Ford and Wooof at TVTA: wishing all our vintage mates, readers and visitors a very happy Christmas. May love, light, spirit and healing be ours, and may our endeavours and art be fruitful in the new year ahead We & Continue reading ’
11h48 24  décembre
Poem: Ghosts of the Seven Seas
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I’m linking up with Denise at Girlie On The Edge Blog where she hosts Six Sentence Stories and everyone is invited to write a story or poem constructed of six sentences based on a prompt word. This week’s word is Horizon Ghosts & Continue reading ’