Ladybird Books - The Little Red Hen loved loved loved this

Ladybird Books - The Little Red Hen loved loved loved

Glass baubles for the Christmas tree. We had many. Today I might have one or two hardy veterans left.

Bright and shiny Christmas decorations - vintage

I seemed to spend half my childhood upside down .. !

Roger Mayne - Girls Doing Handstands, Southam Street, London 1956 - vintage kids photo


Squeeze Popsicles -- these could be fun to hand out!

Roller blackboards. My history master was very fond of aiming the wooden duster at pupils who misbehaved.

Roller blackboards and the wheeled ones, our science teacher used to put the kids who didn't behave behind it lol been there a few times myself :) not a very popular teacher i think the whole class would have been behind if he had his way hahaha

I passed my Cycling Proficiency test and got one of these.

National Cycling Proficiency from the Badge Collectors Circle Archive

Smarties in a box - always felt extra special when I got a box!!

Smarties in a box - aaah, when blue smarties were properly blue!

Who didn't wear these socks? They always left a pattern on your legs!

Wearing knee socks as Spring arrives!

I can still remember the smell

Vosene shampoo, what my childhood smelt like.

Vintage Ad: Alan Oakley & Ogle Design, Raleigh Chopper Mark II, 1972-82. Raleigh Bicycle Company, Nottingham, England.

The Genuine Raleigh Chopper. Bicycle Retailer & Industry News - Alan Oakley, Chopper designer, dies at 85 I had really this bike.

I always wanted a Wombles toy. Madame Cholet or Orinoco. Unrequited. This is fun though ...

The Wombles of Wimbledon

the wombles . 'remember you're a womble .' picking up litter on Wimbledon common . I loved orinoco and had little plastics toys of them that went on the end of pencils .

Candy Cigarettes--because...what's the problem?

With the red tips.yeah no red tips and they just call them candy now!

Paint Box by Calsidyrose, via Flickr

Sweet graphics on this vintage child's paint box. The water color squares inside have been well-used, although there is a tiny (perhaps not original) paint brush, too.

Charm pops.

Charm pops.

Action Man - Adventurer

Action Man - Adventurer

White Shoe Polish for Tennis Shoes

Polishing Canvas Sneakers - Photo Illustration by Ellen Grusse