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Have yourself a very Retro Christmas; From prawn cocktail to reindeer jumpers, trends from days gone by are making a come back this Christmas. Here''s how to enjoy this year''s festivities retro style...

Gifts Roller Skates 80s style Roller disco is back with discos popping up across the UK. Roller skates by Rookie. PS54.99, Urban Outfitters and rawk.com Slush Maker old enough to remember wanting a soda stream? Why not try this as a modern twist? PS49.99, find-mea-gift.co.uk Hamper of sweets This large hamper if crammed full of 27 different varieties of yummy retro sweets with a personalised greeting.

PS34.99 Includes Free Delivery, borngifted.co.uk Ginger breadman PS10, Dunnes Penguin PS12 , Primark Christmas tree Christmas tree

Evergreen tree, usually decorated with lights and ornaments, to celebrate the Christmas season. The use of evergreen trees, wreaths, and garlands as symbols of eternal life was common among the ancient Egyptians, Chinese, and Hebrews.
 PS22.99 , New Look Food Ginger Bread Christmas Tree Biscuits A traditional festive treat. Ginger bread Christmas Tree biscuits, PS2.40, traidcraft.co.uk Mince Pies PS1.80 Why slave away in the kitchen when mr Kipling mince pies taste so good? Cheese and wine parties were big in the 80s, but we still can't get enough of the stinky stuff! denhay dorset drum, PS25, denhay.co.uk Subbuteo was first launched in 1947 and now it's back and on Hamleys Top Ten Toys for Christmas this year. From PS8.95, amazon.co.uk The Cabbage Patch Kids Cabbage Patch Kids are a brand of doll created by Xavier Roberts in 1978. The original dolls were all cloth and were available at local craft shows, and later at Babyland General Hospital in Cleveland, Georgia.  The Cabbage patch Kids are back! millions of the chubby faced dolls were sold in the eighties. Now there's a new batch to collect from baker to ballerina. PS29.99, major retailers Hungry Hippos HIPPOS Health Information Packet Posted On Seat  The Hungry Hungry Hippos Hungry Hungry Hippos is a board game made for young children currently produced by Hasbro of Pawtucket, Rhode Island, under the brand of its subsidiary, Milton Bradley. It was introduced in 1978.  has now been adapted into Farmville Hungry Hungry Herd. PS19.99, Argos Bailey's Irish Cream (700ml) PS13 you can now find baileys original irish Cream in new flavours like delicious biscotti Biscotti (plural of Italian biscotto, roughly meaning "twice baked") are crisp Italian cookies often containing nuts or flavored with anise. Traditionally, biscotti are made by baking cookie dough in two long slabs, cutting these into slices, and reheating them to dry , Hazelnut and Caramel.

Tio Pepe Fino PS9.99 Sherry is back in fashion again. Tio pepe is a dry, fino style sherry best served chilled.

Games Games Articulate! The board game is still a firm favourite for after dinner Christmas fun. Get yours now! PS32.99, major retailers Pictionary pictionary have launched a 25th anniversary Family edition. PS19.00, major retailers Warninks Avocaat (700ml) PS12 in the 80s this smooth, custardlike liqueur was the sophisticated aversion of eggnog made from egg yolks, sugar, brandy with a hint of vanilla. best known as the essential ingredient in a 'Snowball' cocktail, now it's a winter classic.

Monopoly Nostalgia edition Take a ride with mr monopoly back through the decades. it starts with monopoly's creation in 1935. PS29.99 John Lewis.
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