I came across this great archive of vintage matchbox labels t'other day. The primary colours and graphic shapes have instant retro appeal. One is included in every issue of Uppercase Magazine #8 - nice! Here are some of my favourites:
Wherever I go in the world I always like to pick up a healthy dose of ephemera. Old family photos in particular I find fascinating - I wonder how they ever got out of the album and into the marketplace, who the people are and the lives they once lead. Madrid hosts the largest flea market in all of Europe - El Rastro (heaven...) - and thought I'd share my finds. Happy weekend y'all!