You completely covet the taste of your vintage-savvy best friend…until holiday shopping rolls around, at which point you’re faced with a barrage of unaffordable items and references to eras you know nothing about. Relax. In the true spirit of the season, The Modern Historic is sharing its set of eagle eyes for all things awesomely antique. Specifically selected with gifting in mind, this collection touts affordable finds from Danish modern tableware to 1950s fashions. Now stretch your gift wrapping muscles and prepare for your friend to be floored.
The Modern Historic gathers mid-century vintage with an eye for iconic pieces and wild finds. Presenting dapper men’s fashion, chic clothing for damsels, impressive accessories, and stylish furnishings, it specializes in discoveries from the 1950s-70s. This collection offers beautiful examples of the deceptively simple aesthetic developed during the 20th century.
Burgundy Bakelite “Super 16s “GE portable radio from ’40s. Not functional, but adds a retro touch to tabletops. This vintage product is in fair, “as-found” condition. Shows some signs of age and use at handle and chips in back bottom handle.