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Photos de Steve Optix dans Google+

Photos de Steve Optix dans Google+ | Retro Mojo | Scoop.it
2014-02-22 (22 photos)
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New stock at retromojo.co.uk, going on the site shortly :-)

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Hornsea Calypso

Hornsea Calypso | Retro Mojo | Scoop.it
  This one's going to be short and sweet! We found a set of these cannisters and had not seen this range before which prompted us to investigate further. There wasn't much, in fact very little, information out there about the Calypso range, bar the fact that is was made in the 1980's. We're pretty…
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Greek Hand Painted Tourist Plates

Greek Hand Painted Tourist Plates | Retro Mojo | Scoop.it
  We've come across a number of these plates over recent years, instantly identifiable by the gold highlighting, animal themes and bold colours. The majority seem to be a painted in a  two or three colour palette and the designs are generally in relief. From what we can ascertain they are Greek tourist pieces from…
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Pueblo Quackers!

Pueblo Quackers! | Retro Mojo | Scoop.it
Our favourite piece of vintage design right now....... ..........is this gorgeous Pueblo Pottery bird! The second we found this little fella we couldn't put him down. Designed and hand painted by a...
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Lafiore Glass

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The family run Lafiore Glassworks are based on the island of Majorca, Spain, and to this day continue to output a decent amount of tourist and art glass. Employing ten glassworkers, including four ...
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Carlton Ware Skye Range

Carlton Ware Skye Range | Retro Mojo | Scoop.it
   I’ll be honest with you, generally Carlton Ware isn't my bag when we're talking dainty tea parties and gold glazes. I do however have a great big soft spot for a number of the ranges f...
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Apollo Vases

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What's the best way to commemorate man reaching the moon? Create a range of textured vases after the missions in question? Well seemingly that's what the Royal Norfolk Pottery Company at the back e...
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Mid-Century Stainless Steel Vase

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Olav Joff Norway - cast stainless steel vase 60s modernist rare design A heavy vase in cast stainless steel, designed by Olav Joff 1960s or

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Mid Century Modern Saddle Chair

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Rarely seen outside of the United Kingdom, the Saddle lounge chair was designed by Kofod Larsen for G-Plan in 1969. One of G-Plans most

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Italian Glass Ewer

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Here we have a puzzle piece that we adore. It is a beautiful piece of glass with various markings and stamps that point us in all different directions from South America to Italy! An Italian Ewer w...
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Bitossi Rimini Blu Bowl

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[Description] Large Bitossi Rimini Blu ceramic centerpiece bowl designed by Aldo Londi for Rosenthal Netter circa 1960s. Hand carved and

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Honiton Pottery Metamec Clocks

Honiton Pottery Metamec Clocks | Retro Mojo | Scoop.it
These fantastic clocks combine two of our favorite vintage brands - Metamec and Honiton Pottery!   Produced in limited numbers in the 1960's by Honiton Pottery in Devon, these came in a variet...
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Finding Information When There is None!

Finding Information When There is None! | Retro Mojo | Scoop.it
Glass research is hard when you've got no starting point. That's what happened here when, as per usual, we stumbled across a piece of glass with no obvious attribution. We dive into the books, hit Google, talk to other collectors on message boards and Facebook groups, but on this occasion to no avail. The basics…
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Supermarket Vintage

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Have the big boys run out of ideas? Is there no originality left? What else can they can they strangle the life out of, squeeze every last ounce from it's mid century soul? Pineapples. And that's just the beginning! So these days everyone wants a slice of vintage in their home, a large number I…
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Explore the TWA Terminal, a Pristine Time Capsule From 1962

Explore the TWA Terminal, a Pristine Time Capsule From 1962 | Retro Mojo | Scoop.it
Right now, a team of digital scanning whizzes is back in their Florida lab, making a digital 3D model of the TWA Flight Center. Last week, while the staff...

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Apples 'n' Pears, (plus the odd Lemon!)

Apples 'n' Pears, (plus the odd Lemon!) | Retro Mojo | Scoop.it
  These little dishes seem to have made recent leaps and bounds in collectability, and it's easy to see why with simple forms and colours making a good display proposition.   Predominantl...
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Collecting & Interior Styling

Collecting & Interior Styling | Retro Mojo | Scoop.it
For us what we do comes down to two things - Collecting and Interior Styling. Collecting in itself can also come under the interior styling banner and be executed artfully. Take for example the bel...
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Product Photography — Background or no background?

Product Photography — Background or no background? | Retro Mojo | Scoop.it
Retro Mojo utilizes the plain background approach to image photography of our products but are we missing a trick?Currently we’re torn between crispy pristine white backgrounds a la 20thcenturycollector.com and a vintage/retro/modern style setting similar to the vein of yayretro.co.uk. Both methods are very professional but there’s ups and downs for either.We’re now thinking that maybe potential customers need to see our products in some kind of mid century or vintage setting, although we've never had problems visualizing an item where we think it would work, others may nee
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Doulton Sheerlite Lamps

Doulton Sheerlite Lamps | Retro Mojo | Scoop.it
Google doesn't seem to turn much up on these so we thought they'd make a good subject matter for this post! Doulton Sheerlite lamp bases are well made, solid and heavy, ceramic lamp bases. Relative...
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Ingrid Glashütte - Rock Crystal Range

Ingrid Glashütte - Rock Crystal Range | Retro Mojo | Scoop.it
The first time I came across an Ingrid Glashütte bark vase was at a car boot sale quite a few years ago when the seller convinced me that it was a Whitefriars vase. It didn't take me long to figure...
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Miniature Collection

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Set of three small Mid Century ceramics consists of two little vases and a tiny plate. Small plate in vibrant yellow, tiny West German blue

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Davidson Luna Lookalikes!

Davidson Luna Lookalikes! | Retro Mojo | Scoop.it
We've been a fan of these vases for a number of years and we're as yet to find another collector of them so please make yourself known if you're out there! Generally considered a poor relation to t...
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Bullet Vases by Rudolf Schrotter

Bullet Vases by Rudolf Schrotter | Retro Mojo | Scoop.it
Collected but in our humble opinion highly under rated! When I purchased my first bullet vase it brought back forgotten childhood memories of my Great Grandfather's house - I knew I'd held one befo...
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Mid Century Modern Danish Credenza

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“Vintage Danish Modern / Mid Century Credenza, Buffet, Sideboard. Stamped G-Plan Danish Design. British origin. Two drawer stacks on either side with”
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