The Daily Express loves the GPO Record Player, available at the Imperial War Museum Shop. The built-in speakers make it the perfect companion for outdoor summer lunches and picnics in the park.
Your Vintage Life’s loves this month’s Vintage Colouring Book from the Imperial War Museum shop, bursting with images waiting to be coloured in. Choose from a range of looks spanning from the 1910s to 1980s, with each image including a description of key features of the clothing styles. This is the perfect present for any fashionista!
The Daily Mail tells us that following the Great British Sewing Bee series, making your own clothes has become the “in” thing and that here to lend a helping hand is the Imperial War Museum Shop! Its patterns kit offers the chance to design vintage items – form a Forties tea dress to a Fifties’ frock to a pussybow-style blouse – and the Mail thinks its perfect for beginners! Go on, we dare you…
Open until the end of August, Fashion on the Ration reveals how women in the 1940s dressed with flare and creativity during wartime despite the restriction of limited materials. With tickets for just £10, Grazia Daily writes to readers that it’s a “small price to pay for timeless fashion inspo”. Fashion enthusiasts; this is so up your street!
It’s National Fragrance Day this Saturday and in celebration we are shouting about this lovely perfume from the Imperial War Museum Shop. Taking you back in time, Soir de Paris was launched by the design house of Bourjois in 1929 and was the ‘must-have’ scent of the 1930s and 1940s. Cambridge News are loving this scent and advise its readers to invest in this timeless classic – for just £25!
In celebration of The Great British Sewing Bee final this Thursday, i Newspaper has chosen the 10 best sewing essentials, with the Vintage Craft Needle Set from the Imperial War Museum Shop being first to feature! Pippa Bailey recommends the set to both sewing whizzes and beginners and suggest that with its 12 different sized needles, thimble and threader, i Newspaper says this is perfect size to throw in your handbag and carry with you wherever you go. t