Another reason to be jealous of Californians - they can visit the Shag store.
Shag art oozes coolness - I even love the store logo (moondoggie colours - no less).
I'm not sure how this painting escaped my attention:
And Now For Something Completely Different...
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Monty Python in 1969
image via bafta.org
Face the Press
I Read the News Today, Oh Boy...
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I love to turn you on...
image via The Beatles Bible
Now YOU'LL Wonder Where The Yellow Went
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It dates from 1957 so is probably the one circulating the airwaves in Britain at the time the poster was on display. There were many others, including this extended American one:
Apparently they used the same animations but just voiced them over in the appropriate accent for each country. After listening to a few, I can tell you - that jingle really does get stuck in your head!
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I forgot to say, my lovely mother-in-law also gave me this Monkees album, Pisces, Aquarius, Capricorn & Jones Ltd. She tells me that she bought it back in 1967 - as soon as the record came out. So cool!
Did I ever tell you how much I love The Monkees?
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lenacorwin via flickr
Told you I had a thing for mid century animal ceramics lately...
This pair of doves are adorable. The owner got them from a thrift shop but there's no mention of a make so far.