Saturday, January 26, 2013

WOODSY OWL THEME SONG FROM THE 1970's



Woodsy Owl - bringing 'cute' to environmentalism since 1971!

T.V. Commercial Theme Song:

Give a hoot... don't pollute,

Never be a dirty bird...


In the city or in the woods...


Please keep America looking good!




Friday, January 18, 2013

EARLY 70's WOMEN'S FASHION



This picture shows a nice variety of fashions for women from the early 70's:

Double Leather Headband, Floral Mini-Dress, Love Beads, Cuffed 'Hot Pants', Colorful Jeans Jacket, Shiny Leather Boots, Velvet Maxi Coat-Dress, Midriff Vest, Braided Leather Belt, Large Brass Buckles, Ribbon Choker Necklace, Mary-Janes, Suede Boots, Butterflies, Ghillie-Ties, Granny Laces, Gauchos, Midi-Skirts, and a Leather Floppy Hat...



Tuesday, January 15, 2013

CLEAR LUCITE WATCHES...


These clear lucite watches were a big fad of the 1970's.  Both the watch case and band were clear.  Very cool and retro.

Thursday, January 10, 2013

MAXI COATS: KEEPING WARM IN THE EARLY 70'S

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PICTURES OF MIDI- AND MAXI-COAT FASHION FROM TEEN MAGAZINE, DECEMBER 1972. "BRRR...IT'S COLD, TAKE COVER!"

Monday, January 7, 2013

70's BLACKLIGHT POSTERS

There is something very tranquil and mysterious about a nice black-light poster.  Many 'psychedelic'  rooms of the 1970's were decorated with at least one of these.

Sunday, January 6, 2013

FUN FONDUE GET-TOGETHERS IN THE 1970's


A get-together with friends and family in the 1970's often meant gathering around the fondue pot!  Dipping large cubes of bread into something warm and melted was a nice, cozy way to spend a winter evening meal.

 Vintage Fondue Cookbook from 1970 by Potpourri Press.

Thursday, January 3, 2013

HAPPY ANNIVERSARY BALLOONS!!


Happy Anniversary!!  Thanks for balloons ... See you this afternoon!
XXOOXX...  Happy 26th!  Love you!  Love you, too!  Thanks for the 'sign' : )  This balloon picture had 2+6 Balloons!!  Love the bright 70's colors!!!


Wednesday, January 2, 2013

TIMES SQUARE: NEW YEAR'S EVE IN THE 1970s



Dick Clark's "New Year's Rockin' Eve" premiered in 1973.  


Photo of what the Times Square Ball looked like in 1978.


Tuesday, January 1, 2013

TINSEL CHRISTMAS TREES


"For a blast from the past, deck your halls with these gleaming Sparkler Trees inspired by the aluminum trees from yesteryear.  Still available today in a variety of colors!"