The lowly matchbook. Every service station, strip club, fancy & dive bar had their own. And they all felt the same about it when they first opened their new box of ‘walking business cards.”
Don’t have Matchbook collection? Here’s a good place to start. Then you can officially call yourself a “Phillumenists” as matchbook collectors are known.
These are to be used with caution. Do not burn anything down or we'll send Smokey Bear after you.
all of our vintage goods are well loved & not perfect. Just like us.
➕ Row 1 - for the designer: circa 1930s-1950s. We grabbed the ones from our collection that have the boldest cover designs. Lover of vintage typography & advertisement? Snag these for yourself.
➕ Row 2 - for the Ladies man, or the Ladies lady: circa 1930s-1950s. These all have pretty ladies on them - pretty self explanatory.
➕ Row 3 - for the boozehound: circa 1930s-1950s. We grabbed the ones from the cocktail lounges, motels, restaurants & dive bars.
➕ Row 4 - for the architecture lover: circa 1930s-1950s. You like buildings? These have buildings!
➕ Row 5 -for the person who loves everything: circa 1930s-1950s. This collection has dogs, people, business ads... a little bit of everything.