Because I want one

Because I want one1950


Shatterproof glass made these sunglasses a bestseller in the early 1950s. (From the catalogue 1951.)

Because I want one1960

Hobby apron

In the 1960s, this apron was a popular item in both the home kitchen or, if you were a shop keeper, behind the store counter. (From catalogue 1964.)

Because I want one1990

Electric mosquito killer

With a reach of 15 to 20 square metres, this electrical mosquito killer became a summer must-have for Swedish homes. (From the catalogue 1991.)

Because I want one2000

Neck pillow

The first known pillows from ancient Egypt were made from stone. By contrast, this inflatable neck pillow is a dream solution. (From the catalogue 2009.)

Because I want one2000

Duct tape

Duct tape, fabric tape or electric tape. This beloved solution to so many problems, with its elastic and adhesive qualities, has many names. It was the brainchild of inventors Snell, Oace and Eastwood at the American company 3M in 1946. (From the catalogue 2009.)

Because I want one1980

Massager and muscle stimulator

For that stiff office neck or back, a personal massager and muscle stimulator can be absolutely indispensable. (From the catalogue 1986.)

Because I want one1930

Motor helmet

A fashionable helmet for motorcyclists and those who like to drive with the top down. This practical version also had protective goggles built into the dashing design. (From the catalogue 1932.)

Because I want one1950

Face protection

Perfect if you’re riding a motorbike. “Fits snuggly to your face,” according to the description. (From the catalogue 1951.)

Because I want one1940

Road guide

It took a lot of confidence to produce your own road signs and put them out on the public road. But if you have that, only imagination sets the boundaries. (From catalogue 1947.)

Björn Haid

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Paulina Kolm

“Clas Ohlson is known for smart and good products.”

Paulina Kolm delivers the product App-on-wall to Clas Ohlson.
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