Now that we’re past Halloween, it’s time to start turning our attention to Christmas! I know to some it may be early, but ever since I was a kid, you always had to get an early start on the Christmas season. That’s because back then, the annual Sears Christmas Wish Book would arrive in the mail in mid-October. I’d spend days on end pouring over all of that years offerings and circling all the cool stuff I wanted.
So in that grand tradition, let’s take a trip back in time to 1986 and re-visit the pages of that years Wish Book, and make a list of all the cool stuff I would have liked to receive that holiday season!
What better way to stay warm in the coming winter than with a sweater showing your support for your favorite NFL football team? I imagine these looked nice back in their day, but I can also see the word “tacky” written all over them in the mid-90’s. But these days, they have a cool retro look and I would happily parade around town sporting one of these. Add this to my list this year honey. Let me get a 49ers one in XL.
As for whats available these days, I kind of dig these intentionally ugly NFL team sweaters.
Boy, did my parents ever regret getting me a drum set like this. For probably 12 solid hours after getting it for Christmas, I banged away on it. But unfortunately for me, the quality of the drum faces were just thick paper, and I busted all of them within two days of getting the set for Christmas. Honey, add this to the list as well so I can relive those glory days.