Vacuum cleaner

The electric vacuum cleaner revolutionized home cleaning. Earlier attempts using suction bellows powered by hand had not been as successful.

Let there be light!2000

Disco ball

A survivor from the dance floors of the 1970s. Disco balls are today available in sizes ranging from big enough for a ballroom to small enough for a keychain. (From the catalogue 2002.)

Food and kitchen1990

Sandwich grill

The modern sandwich grill was marketed to stressed families in the 1970s by a British man named John O’Brien. It works just as well for ham-and-cheese sandwiches as it does for sandwiches with mozzarella, olives and salsiccia

Do-it-yourself1980

Work bench

A decent work bench is a must for anyone with practical or creative ability. The flat surface and clamps that grip the object make everything so much easier. (From the catalogue 1981.)