As a true retro lover perpetually stuck in the 80’s and 90’s, sometimes it’s easier for me to spot awesome retro gifts than say you’re average joe or millennials. What if someone from the current generation wanted to get their Pop something cool from Christmas to remind them of their childhood? Would they have any clue what he would like? Or what if you’re like me, and want to get something for someone who isn’t as retro as we are? Would you know what is out there to be had? Well have no fear, because the Retro Rambler is here!
I’ve scoured the ‘net to find the gifts that all retro lovers will love, and taken a lot of guess work out of the gift buying process for you. We’ve put together a list of 25 gifts that are retro through and through, so take a look and find that perfect gift for someone in your life.
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01. Rubik’s Cube
Does it get any more 80’s than the Rubik’s cube? This thing was everywhere throughout the decade, and if you were alive back then, you probably had one in your hands at some point. This would make a great gift for anyone, as it will test their skill and patience trying to solve it.
The classic 80’s game of quick action, memory, and recall is back and has a sleek new look and improved performance; it’s surprisingly addictive.
03: Lego Classic Brick Box
Lego’s were one of the top toys of the 80’s and 90’s, and still are today. You don’t have to be a kid to enjoy them, as anyone can have fun making and building things with them. These boxes include a wide range of Lego bricks in 35 different colors so your imagination can run wild.
04: Lego Ideas Book
If you’re thinking of getting the Lego’s Classic Brick Box, or if you already have a bunch of Legos on hand, then you’ll want to pick up this Lego Ideas Book. It’s got details on how to build all sorts of stuff, and no matter what you have in mind, you’ll probably find an idea that works in this book.