The stress of pulling the edges off your dot matrix printer paper. | 50 Things Only '80s Kids Can Understand

The stress of pulling the edges off your dot matrix printer paper. {I still have a stack of these papers, connected but the side dot hole strips are pulled off.

If you lived through the 80s you'll recognise all of these

80 reasons why the '80s were awesome

Vintage Rainbow Colored Heart Shoe Laces Trendy by IvoryBerry

Stick-On Earrings

Stick on earrings. I used to LOVE these! Why get your ears pierced when You could just wear these stickers on your lobes for 4 minutes

aquaplay! Bought one from a car boot

Remember playing this water game called Aquaplay? It was fun to try & get those rings onto the posts using puffs of water.

We sewed our badges onto our sleeves. Brownies

Brownie Friends

Brownie badges after successfully achieving whatever they required eg: Cook badge required you pretty much did the cooking and baking etc for a small family for at least a full week. after all, we were probably more than 6 years old by that time


victoria plum soap & Talc Set

Very Victoria Plum bath set. Quite often with those kinds of soaps, the picture would end up coming off in one piece and you'd be able to stick it to the bathroom tiles.

...dolls like you & me...

Raggy dolls, raggy dolls, dolls like you and me.

pogo ball is what you call it...

Space hopper Lolo ball for adults or children, for sale at All Sorts Shop. If you’re looking for the retro space hopper toy with a twist, our lolo ball is for you.

Viscount Mint biscuits....another Christmas treat...

We ate these for years before I realised they contained some very bad ingredients that have supposedly been banned.