Welcome to the 80s!
Oct14

Welcome to the 80s!

    Yelllllo and welcome to Yello80s, home of totally tubular memories from Generation X.  Use the menu on the right to dive right in to:     All your favourite 80s toys including international editions Computers and Video Game lists for the die hard retro gamer TV, cartoons, books and film including soundtracks and theme lyrics Only in the 80s- from favourite foods to world events you’ll find it here! Share...

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My Little Pony Sunday : Minty 
Jun18

My Little Pony Sunday : Minty 

It’s a bit difficult these days to find a nice Minty without paying a mint if you don’t score one at a garage sale but she’s a lovely little horse issued as one of the original 6 earth ponies and again as part of the 25th anniversary pack.  Share...

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My Little Pony Sunday: Cotton Candy 
Jun11

My Little Pony Sunday: Cotton Candy 

Recently found a nice Cotton Candy from someone on EBay and I was pretty excited. Cotton Candy was part of the original 6 earth ponies issued in G1 and she was reissued as part of the 25th anniversary pack with a really strange choice of hair colour but also separately as a G1 baby.   Share...

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My Little Pony Sunday: Snuzzle
Jun04

My Little Pony Sunday: Snuzzle

Snuzzle is one of my favourites from year one of G1. Issues as one of the original 6 earth ponies, she was a bit unusual in colouring and had a 25 year anniversary edition released not pictured here.  Share...

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My Little Pony Sunday: Baby Fifi
May07

My Little Pony Sunday: Baby Fifi

Baby Fifi debuted in year 5 of the G1 ponies. She is a First Tooth pony and was seen in My Little Pony and Friends, episode Ice Cream Wars. Baby Fifi -Yello80s Baby Fifi -Yello80s Baby Fifi cutie mark Share...

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My Little Pony Sunday: Loving Family Baby Bright Bouquet
Apr30

My Little Pony Sunday: Loving Family Baby Bright Bouquet

The Loving Family ponies are from year 7 G1 and were sold in the US separately but in the UK both separately and later as family packs. Baby Bright Bouquet has both her daddy’s blue hair and her mummy’s purple hair and a cute little topknot. Her cutie mark is a pattern across the back like that of the Twice as Fancy ponies and combine’s Mommy and Daddy Bright Bouquet’s patterns. Baby Bright Bouquet- Yello80s...

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My Little Pony Sunday: TAF Scoops
Apr23

My Little Pony Sunday: TAF Scoops

Scoops is a Twice as Fancy pony from year 5 of the G1 Twice as Fancy ponies. She was issued with the Satin Slipper Sweet Shoppe playset and is not to be confused with the ponies Sweet Scoops and Sweetcream Scoops. Scoops- yello80s Scoops cutie mark – yello80s Scoops- yello80s Share...

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My Little Pony Sunday: TAF Love Melody
Apr16

My Little Pony Sunday: TAF Love Melody

Looking like she’s about to cantor, Love Melody from G1’s year 5 Twice as Fancy ponies is a unique and lovely pony with a dark lavender body and white hair. Her pattern is echoed in a cutie mark on her cheek She’s a very sweet addition to my own collection even if she doesn’t balance too well on those legs 🙂 Love Melody TAF – Yello80s Love Melody TAF- Yello80s Love Melody TAF – Yello80s Share...

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My Little Pony Sunday: TAF Dancing Butterflies
Apr09

My Little Pony Sunday: TAF Dancing Butterflies

Dancing Butterflies is from the first set of Twice a Fancy Ponies of Hasbro’s year 5 G1 ponies. She is a yellow pegasus and only one of two pegasus from the TAF ponies, the other being Wave Runner from year 7. Dancing Butterflies TAF – Yello80s Dancing Butterflies TAF- Yello80s Dancing Butterflies TAF – Yello80s Share...

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Cabbage Patch Kids Wednesday: The Cabbage Patch Kids story
Apr05

Cabbage Patch Kids Wednesday: The Cabbage Patch Kids story

Ever wonder where those ‘Kids actually came from? Well, the Cabbage Patch of course! Anyone who ever owned a ‘Kid in the 80s read this charming story right off the back of the box. Share...

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My Little Pony Sunday: TAF Up,Up and Away
Apr02

My Little Pony Sunday: TAF Up,Up and Away

Up, Up and Away debuted in the first wave of Twice as Fancy ponies in year 5 of the G1 Hasbro ponies. She is a beautiful dark pink colour with colourful balloons as her pattern. A good-condition Up, Up and Away is a real ad to any pony collection and can be found pretty easily on auction sites online.  Up and Away TAF- Yello80s Up and Away TAF- Yello80s Share...

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