Retro Shopping Volume 2 – Shopping Spree

Retro Shopping Volume 2 – Shopping Spree...

It is summer and hot again. Why not return to the nice temperature controlled environment inside the malls one more time? Browse all the exotic goods from all over the world, walking up and down the isles in a dreamy ...

Shopping Spree – Part 10

Shopping Spree – Part 10...

Let’s kick off the new year by spending some of that hard earned money at the local shopping center. Perhaps a new color television, that black suit that’s now on sale or why not a new kitchen appliance for the ...

Shopping Spree – Part 5

Shopping Spree – Part 5...

Time for another peek at the past shopping experiences. This time we are leaving Sweden to have a look at some photos from an American shopping center. Since most of the Swedish malls and shopping centers that was built in ...

Shopping Spree – Part 3

Shopping Spree – Part 3...

Shopping in Luleå in the northern parts of Sweden was the first indoor shopping mall in Europe. Built in 1955 and designed by the famous architect Ralph Erskine, who wanted to create a mall for people to enjoy and socialize ...

Shopping Spree – Part 11

Shopping Spree – Part 11...

The Shopping Spree article series continues with part 11. As usual we head back 50 years or so to visit the stylish, kitschy and sometimes strange looking malls and shopping centers of the past. This time we take a look ...

Shopping Spree – Part 6

Shopping Spree – Part 6...

Time again for another visit to some various Swedish shopping centers, as they looked back in the golden days of consuming. This time featuring Stockholm and Gothenburg. Do not forget to listen to “Retro Shopping” volume 1 or 2 while ...

Shopping Spree – Part 4

Shopping Spree – Part 4...

Time again to visit the yesteryear’s shopping experience. Here are some fresh assorted postcards from two different shopping centers in Sweden, one from Stockholm and the other one from Gothenburg. I have only visited the latter a couple of times, ...

Shopping Spree – Part 2

Shopping Spree – Part 2...

Time for another visit to yesteryears shopping malls in Sweden, this time focusing on a gem located in the suburbs of Gothenburg in the southwest parts of Sweden. The Frölunda Torg mall was built in 1966 and was by its ...

Shopping Spree – Part 1

Shopping Spree – Part 1...

Postcards from various shopping centers, malls and department stores in Sweden from the 1960s and 1970s. Pay attention to the various plants, swank architecture and lovely colors. ...

Shopping Spree – Part 7

Shopping Spree – Part 7...

We haven’t visited the golden age of shopping for a while, so why not take a waltz down the aisles once again. This time we are focusing on the Swedish department store chain Domus (house in latin). It was owned ...

Shopping Spree – Part 9

Shopping Spree – Part 9...

Don’t know what to spend that extra cash on? Don’t worry, there is still time. Our stores are open at convenient times and located just around the corner here in Yester Sweden. Today we are traveling back in time to ...

Shopping Spree – Part 8

Shopping Spree – Part 8...

More retro photos of Domus stores in Sweden. Why? Because it’s good for you. Someone please bring back Domus, we miss you. Oh and clean up on aisle three. ...

Retro Shopping Volume 1 – Music to Buy Toasters By

Retro Shopping Volume 1 – Music to Buy Toasters By...

Since it is summer and very hot outside (at least in the northern hemisphere), many people prefer to stay indoors in a temperature-controlled environment. So why not spend some time at your local mall? This is a exclusive custom made ...