They don't call them "oldies but goodies" for nothing. From the music, fashion, and catchphrases of yesteryear, the love of days gone by is just a part of the human experience. Whether the trinkets and styles of the past fill you with nostalgia or you're just an old soul in a youthful body, it's perfectly A-OK to geek out on all things retro and vintage.
Plenty of modern monthly kits available on the Cratejoy Marketplace are curated specifically to deliver a blast from the past directly to your doorstep. Featuring the best of the best, these subscription services can help you tune in to some groovy beats, surround yourself with retro home decor and collectibles, and fill your wardrobe with choice vintage clothing.
Bring back fond memories, cherish the good old days, and make everyday #throwbackthursday with 12 of the best retro product curations out there.
Price: Starts at $25.00/month
What You’ll Get: Add the perfect vintage touch to your modern wardrobe with a monthly subscription to CHC Vintage Accessories. In-the-know stylists select between 3-5 authentic vintage pieces, and you make the final call on which one matches your unique fashion sense. Sent with a brief history and pro styling tips, CHC breathes new life into timeless classics -- everything from bags and scarves to necklaces, pins, bracelets, rings and earrings.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. within 3-5 business days from receipt of order
Price: Starts at $19.92/month
What You'll Get: It's time to drop the needle and play some golden oldies with a monthly subscription to Original Vinyl Records. Better than sifting through the record stacks in the vintage shops, music lovers of all ages can get a customized mix that suits their individual taste in tunes. From classic jazz to '80s pop, each box brings 6 hand-selected vintage albums, all properly cleaned and packaged to ensure a scratch-free listening experience.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. on the 1st-2nd of the month
Price: Starts at $45.00/every 3 months
What You’ll Get: Comma Vintage is on a mission to infuse some retro fashion sense into every OOTD by sending unique and stylish garments from days gone by. Perfect for men who want to add classic vintage pieces into their everyday wardrobe, each quarterly box brings a curated mix of vintage menswear, all handpicked to match one another, along with a one-of-a-kind accessory, like a tie, hat or belt.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. 2-4 weeks after the subscription is ordered
Price: Starts at $26.66/month
What You’ll Get: Whether you're a lover of all things vintage or you're looking to live a more eco-friendly lifestyle by giving new life to well-made garments, A Curated Thrift is a month-to-month club that delivers personalized thrifted fashion. Available in 3 unique subscription tiers, open to find either 2 gently-used stylish thrifted pieces, 1 cool vintage item, or a mix of 4 unique thrift store finds selected to match personal tastes and style preferences.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. within 4-5 business days from receipt of order, with renewals shipping in the 1st to 2nd week of every month
Price: Starts at $42.50/every 2 months
What You’ll Get: Betty Boomerang is a much loved retro-inspired bimonthly subscription box that aims to send out a curated mix of goodies for house and home. Featuring fun themes like Poolside Pastel and Totally Tiki, select from 2 subscription options to unpack either 2 or 4-5 retro-designed home decor items and accessories, including everything from wall art, calendars, and umbrellas, to ceramics, barware and kitchen accessories.
Shipping: Ships to select countries from the U.S. mid-month, every other month in the odd-numbered months
Price: Starts at $17.97/month
What You’ll Get: Sending vintage delights like Pop Rocks, Cow Tails and Mallo Cups, each monthly Classic Candy Box is here to serve up the sweet taste of nostalgia. Featuring time-honored treats from the early 1900s on up to the '80s, each box is filled with between 1-1.5 lbs of classic candies. Take a trip down memory lane with everything from caramels and chocolate bars, to sugary suckers and tangy taffy.
Shipping: Ships to select countries from the U.S. by the 9th of each month
Price: Starts at $26.25/month
What You’ll Get: Give those timeless classics another spin with Endless Spiral Records. Fill out your collection of vintage vinyl with a monthly box that's dedicated to delivering high-quality music tailored to individual preferences. Meticulously cleaned and packaged in a protective sleeve, each month's box brings a curated mix of 3 top-notch vintage albums that have been hand-selected by an expert audiophile.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on the 10th of each month