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Retro Record Glass Platter

  Retro Record Glass Platter  Looking for a fun way to make your horderves sing? You need the Retro Glass Platter from the NeatoShop. This great platter can also be used as a chopping board. It is sure to be a hit at your next karaoke night.  Be sure to check out the NeatoShop for more fantastic Kitchen [...]

Darth Vader Retro Bowler Handbag

Darth Vader Retro Bowler Handbag – 41.95 (sold individually) Is your current purse failing to do your bidding. Eliminate the purse and supplant it with the Darth Vader Retro Bowler Handbag from the NeatoShop. This forceful handbag features an evocative graphic of the Sith Lord and is available in both black and red. Never underestimate the power [...]

This Wedding Brought to You By Gears of War

Who knew retro lancers are not only good for slaughtering grubs, but also for cutting wedding cakes? Now that’s such a romantic way to share your mutual appreciation for a video game. Link Via That’s Nerdalicious

Mass Effect As A Saturday Morning Cartoon

(YouTube Link) This retro styled Mass Effect cartoon short was created by animator extraordinaire Harry Partridge, who demonstrates how ME would have looked on a Saturday morning in the 1980s, complete with main characters that like to rock out. It’s funtastic, even on a Tuesday! –via Comics Alliance

Retro Batman Trading Card Art

The artwork from the 1966 Batman trading card set is so delightfully retro, with simpler character designs, hand painted panels, and less stylized versions of your fav villains, that I hope modern artists and designers take note when going for that retro look in their own artwork. It’s not all about warm and tacky color schemes, [...]

The Handbag Designed by Leonardo da Vinci

For the ultimate retro look, get Leonardo da Vinci’s handbag. It’s a modern leather purse from the fashion house Ghrardini that is based on a design sketched by Leonardo in the Codex Atlanticus, a collection of his notes and drawings. At the link, you can watch a video of an artisan assembling one. Link -via American [...]

Game Genie Is Back To Help You Cheat Like A Pro

Retro gaming enthusiasts will remember how the Game Genie helped them achieve the impossible while playing console games. They were an indispensable way to cheat and get the most out of your cartridges, without devoting your entire life to completing each game. If you enjoyed the power of the Genie, there’s good news-the masterminds at Hyperkin [...]

10 Retro Illustrations of Pop Culture Icons

Illustrator Tom Whalen has a thing for retro design. Check out these awesome posters featuring characters from movies, video games and tv shows we love. Have a favorite? Let us know in the comments below. Oh, and be sure to check out Tom Whalen’s Web site for lots more!

Doctor Who Retro Alarm Clock

Doctor Who Retro Alarm Clock - $25.95 Do you know a Doctor Who fan who has trouble getting up in the morning? Get them the very cool Doctor Who Retro Alarm Clock from the NeatoShop! This fabulous clock features the 11th Doctor. Be sure to check out the NeatoShop for more great Doctor Who items!

Star Wars Retro Travel Posters

Illustrator Steve Thomas created a series of beautiful retro posters for locations, transportation facilities, and events featured in the Star Wars movies. They may be available to purchase as prints soon! Link -via Buzzfeed