Vacuum cleaner

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

Do-it-yourself1990

Work pants

In a solid pair of work pants, with a sufficient (that is, countless) number of pockets, you’ll always have a place to carry both screws and folding rules. (From the catalogue 1995.)

Do-it-yourself2000

Welding helmet

A welding helmet is as scary as it is safe to the wearer. It might look heavy, but this version only weighs 450 gram. (From catalogue 2000.)

Get your house in order1990

Plastic container

This foldable plastic container with both a handle and a tap was perfect for caravan vacations in the 1990s. (From catalogue 1990.)