SHOPPING GUIDE: THE RETRO KITCHEN
They may not be anywhere near â€œenergy efficientâ€ but my, arenâ€™t retro appliances cool looking? And donâ€™t you kind of want one in your hipster pad? Nothing says â€œIâ€™m too cool for schoolâ€ like a 70â€™s puke green can opener, after all. Some of our favorite vintage/retro appliances for sale on Etsy and Ebay:
You parents probably have an electric fondue pot collecting dust in a cupboard somewhere, ready for the taking. If not, you can always buy this one on Ebay for $24.99.
A lovely little yellow and black electric coffee pot. $30 from laurahardie on Etsy.
This Sunbeam stand mixer is worth it just for the milk glass mixing bowl. $38 from oneredhen on Etsy.
You know itâ€™s party time when an avocado-colored blender appears on the scene. $39.99 from Retroburgh on Etsy.
Electric can openers are one of those inventions that you didn’t know you needed. Live a little, don’t open another can by hand. Starting at $12.99 or buy it now $15 on Ebay.
Fans of the very seventies faux wood grain will adore this GE toaster. 4 slots! Â $14.50 from fbstudiovt on Etsy.
Donâ€™t think a Crockpot can be sexy? Think again. This foxy orange version could be yours for just $17.87 on Ebay.