83 episodes

This Retro Life is dedicated to telling the stories of people who are bringing the lifestyle, fashion, collections and music back from a bygone era. Meet some of the best modern day pinups, burlesque dancers and vintage collectors and hear the stories behind why they are make this modern life a little more retro.

This Retro Life Kia Handley

    • Philosophy
    • 5.0, 15 Ratings

This Retro Life is dedicated to telling the stories of people who are bringing the lifestyle, fashion, collections and music back from a bygone era. Meet some of the best modern day pinups, burlesque dancers and vintage collectors and hear the stories behind why they are make this modern life a little more retro.

    Episode Seventy Four: Tiara Clara Vintage

    Episode Seventy Four: Tiara Clara Vintage

    Think pops of pink, orange, brown, green and all the clashing patterns in the world - that's the colour pallete of Nicole from Tiara Clara's vintage life. Thrifting is in her genes, so it's not surprising she now sells vintage pieces from the 1960's and 1970's.

    • 14 min
    Episode Seventy Three: Tom Ingram

    Episode Seventy Three: Tom Ingram

    His mission is to bring Rockabilly culture to the world and he's doing it through the worlds biggest festival, Viva Las Vegas. Meet man behind the event that brings rockabilly, burlesque and vintage fans from around the world together each and every year. This is Tom Ingram's vintage story.

    • 26 min
    Episode Seventy Two: The Vintage Inn

    Episode Seventy Two: The Vintage Inn

    Loving vintage is about extending life. About taking something old and giving it years more love and life. Like the old photos that Liz Gruening-Hay from The Vintage Inn finds and shares. A family photo taken in the 50's get a new lease on life on Liz's blog - along with the rest of her extensive vintage passion.

    • 25 min
    Episode Seventy One: Retro Radio Farm

    Episode Seventy One: Retro Radio Farm

    The come in bright blues and greens and yellows, but just how much can a radio from the 1950's tell us about the family who owned it? Alot, according to Allen Chiang from Retro Radio Farm. He has found a passion for restoring and modernising radios of old to keep the old pieces of technology alive and find homes for these old beauties.

    • 20 min
    Episode Seventy: Daria Nelson

    Episode Seventy: Daria Nelson

    Bonjour! This week we're off to Paris to meet a Ukranian with a passion for vintage fashion, icons and photography. In just a few years she's become a vintage influencer with big dreams. Meet Daria Nelson.

    • 15 min
    Episode Sixty Nine: Jon Morris

    Episode Sixty Nine: Jon Morris

    Is it a bird? Is it a plane? NO! It's vintage comic researcher, collector and lover Jon Morris talking about the weird, the wonderful, the kitsch and quirky vintage comic characters that have graced our newspapers and graphic novels since the 1930's.

    • 36 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
15 Ratings

15 Ratings

The Westminster Initiative ,

Love living a vintage life

I live a vintage life too. And travel weekly for work so this podcast is fantastic for long trips. I love hearing about other people’s passions & experiences - always so inspiring!

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Best part of my journey home.

Interesting, enjoyable and easy to listen to - best part of my journey home from work.

Krittleb22 ,

Vintage lifestyle podcast

I really enjoy the this retro life podcast as someone who enjoys Vintage Clothing and the Vintage lifestyle it is very informative and interesting to list to

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