The Scout Guide Denver takes a stroll down memory lane and brings you local finds complete with a touch of nostalgia. Join us as we journey down the magical road of retro…
Pop Rocks anyone? Wax Lips? How about the Wonka Gobstopper? Few things evoke memories like your favorite candy. Maybe a Candy Necklace was your first Valentine’s Day gift or you were the champion of the longest lasting Gobstopper contest, these Candy Decade Boxes from Sugarlicious are a sweet treat - bringing a smile to your face. Available in candy assortments ranging from 1950 to 1990, these delights of the different decades make the perfect gift or for stay-at-home movie night.
Looking for retro-inspired stationery, note cards or invitations? Look no further than The Paper Lady. Bold, big and bright flower power graces Hype Strype’s Note Cards and Smudge Ink’s Sunny Blossoms Gift Wrap. The Chevron print, popular in the 1950’s with a resurgence in the 1970’s and is still a popular pattern today, makes for entertaining gift wrap.//All pieces shown are available from The Paper Lady
Known to some as the hay day of Formula 1 Racing, legendary photographer Rainer W. Schlegelmilch pays homage to the great sport in “Formula 1, The Roaring 70s”. The photography is impressive and lively, defining the “essence of an era.” Formula 1 fans, this book will take you back to the exciting atmosphere of the 1970’s, when racing days “really did have a charm all their own”.//“Formula 1, The Roaring 70s”available at The Perfect Petal
This is one will we probably won’t see resurrected but the BoomBox forever made its mark in music history. You may not be able carry one around any longer but Jonathan Alder’s BoomBox Keychain solves that problem! Place your keys on your BoomBox keychain and you will never have to leave home without your BoomBox again.//Jonathan Alder’s BoomBox Keychain available at Sugarlicious
Regardless of your current décor, there is always room for a little retro. The Giles Iron Wire Accent Table, in a brass and vintage finish, ignites conversation and can be used as a statement piece. The Duffy Ceramic Stool is fun and can be used as a stool or side table. We love the idea of this cool stool for the kitchen! For a larger retro piece, the Callie Leather Chair is great for the cocktail or den area.//All pieces shown are available at HW Home
With simple retro packaging and old-fashioned labels, this collection of libations comes with a twist. Just add the designated amount of Bittermilk to your choice of spirit, shake it up and your drink is ready. From Tom Collins to Smoked Honey Whiskey, with a Mason Jar Shaker included, all you need are the limes and lemons!//Bittermilk Cocktail Mixer Compounds are available at The Perfect Petal
If you go retro, tell them Scout sent you!