Best Gifts for Fans of the '70s
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Groovy Gifts for People Who Just Love the '70s

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Best Gifts for Fans of the '70s
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Sure, it was a decade of questionable fashion, musical, and culinary tastes but nonetheless, the 1970s represented a simpler time for many of us who grew up during or lived through the decade. If you or someone you love has fond memories framed by the hues of avocado green and burnt orange, this is the gift guide for you.


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Pet Rock
Amazon

A Pet Rock

$20 from Amazon

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Hard to believe, but for a brief moment in the 1970s, Pet Rocks were the "it" toy... or pet... or whatever the heck you call a rock in a box. They're still around (there's even a tie-in with American Girl dolls) in case you missed the '70s the first time around.

Disco Ball
Amazon
Fleetwood Cat Mug – TeePublic
TeePublic

Fleetwood Cat Mug

$15 from TeePublic
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It’s no secret that all the cool cats loved a certain album in the '70s.  Show you’re a fan of both Fleetwood Mac and felines with this hilarious mug. What better way to savor your "tea." Or, you can take the design out on tour — it's also available on a T-shirt, hoodie, and face mask.


David Bowie in Berlin Jigsaw Puzzle
Always Fits

David Bowie in Berlin Jigsaw Puzzle

$15 from Always Fits

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Here's a gift for any hard-core fan of singer David Bowie, who recorded three of his best albums of the decade (if not his career) in late '70s Berlin. Can you spot the singer in this 500-piece puzzle?

Retro Handheld Electronic Football Game
Amazon
All in the Family: The Complete First Season
Amazon

All in the Family: The Complete First Season

$25 from Amazon

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This award-winning sitcom ran on CBS from 1971 to 1979 and is still considered one of the finest TV shows of its era. Volume one of the series on DVD would make a great stocking stuffer for any sitcom fan.

1970s Retro Candy Gift Box
Amazon
Uno 50th Anniversary Edition
Amazon

Uno 50th Anniversary Edition

$5.50 from Amazon

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This beloved card game was invented in 1971 and has been entertaining families and friends ever since. The anniversary edition would make a fun stocking stuffer for any fan of the game whose worn out their current deck of cards.

Chevy Chevelle Scale Model
Amazon
Fashionable Clothing From the Sears Catalogs
Amazon

Fashionable Clothing From the Sears Catalogs

$30 from Amazon

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Remember poring over the latest Sears catalog to find new fashions, tools, toys, and more? This book gathers 400 color fashion photos that graced the pages of Sears catalogs in the early '70s. Pantsuits and turtlenecks and polyester, oh my!

'70s Dinner Party'
1970s Retro Tapestry
Amazon

1970s Retro Tapestry

$18 and up from Amazon
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Boldly evoke that favorite decade with this geometric 60-by-80-inch wall hanging.

Tufted Mushroom Throw Pillow
Urban Outfitters

Tufted Mushroom Throw Pillow

$49 from Urban Outfitters
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For a more colorful and graphic take on mushroom decor, there's this tufted-texture 100% cotton throw pillow. Currently on backorder, it is expected to be back in stock before Christmas.


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'An Encyclopedic Guide to the Cover Art of Disco Records'
Amazon
Decorative Door String Curtain
Amazon
Shock and Awe: Glam Rock and Its Legacy
Amazon
Vintage McCall's Patterns Notebook Collection
AlwaysFits

Vintage McCall's Patterns Notebook Collection

$13 from Always Fits
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Fashions of the decade were ... something to behold. This set of three notebooks feature original McCall's packaging of sewing patterns from the 1970s and '60s. The interior pages are sepia-toned and unlined.


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Macrame Wall Hanging Shelf
Amazon
'The Seventies: A Photographic Journey'
Amazon
'Battle of the Network Stars' 6-DVD Set
Media Collectibles

'Battle of the Network Stars' 6-DVD Set

$30 from Media Collectibles
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Anyone who lived through or grew up during the '70s will fondly remember when Howard Cosell walked us through network TV stars such as Farrah Fawcett, Penny Marshall, Telly Savalas, and more competing against each other in competitions like tug-of-war and obstacle courses.  


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Three-Piece Sweatbands Set
Amazon
Mayor of Funky Town Tee
Amazon
Round Tinted Sunglasses
Amazon

Round Tinted Sunglasses

$11.50 from Amazon
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A necessary accessory for anyone who took their fashion seriously during the 1970s, this modern-day version comes in a bunch of different hues.

Ultimate Bee Gees Disc Set
Amazon

Ultimate Bee Gees Disc Set

$21 from Amazon
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With their jumpsuits, feathered hair, and cheesy lyrics, perhaps no band epitomized the disco era as much as the Bee Gees. Let 'em relive those years gone by with this two-disc set featuring some of the band's biggest hits.

Cuisinart Electric Fondue Maker
Amazon
Schwinn Classic Old School Krate Bike
Amazon

Schwinn Classic Old School Krate Bike

$600 from Amazon
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If banana seats and ape handlebars were defining characteristics of a loved one's 1970s, this vintage-style bike from Schwinn will have them ready for some trips down memory lane.

Studio 54
Amazon

'Studio 54'

$55 from Amazon
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Take a deep dive into the celebrity, hedonism, and glamour of the 1970s with this book detailing one of the most famous clubs to ever exist. Edited by one of the club's former co-owners, Vanity Fair said the book "pulls back the velvet rope to capture the power, pleasure, and people at the greatest nightclub of all time."

C7skates Premium Quad Roller Skates
Amazon
MPC Schwinn Sting Ray 5-Speed Bike 1:8 Scale Model Kit
Amazon

Schwinn Sting-Ray 5-Speed Bike Model

$28 from Amazon
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Of course, if the price tag on the previous slide is a bit on the steep side for you, this 1:8 scale model kit also makes a great gift for someone who remembers their '70s childhood fondly. Or this cool tee might work, too.

Floral Face Mask
Etsy