Because I want one

Because I want one1930

Hair clipper

Short in the front, long in the back. Or any way you like it. (From the catalogue 1931.)

Because I want one1980

Hydraulic ram

The hydraulic ram draws energy from water and lets you pump water to a level that’s above the pump itself. It was invented in the 1700s by Frenchman Joseph-Michel Montgolfier, who is mostly known for creating the world’s first hot-air balloons together with his brother Jacques-Étienne. (From the catalogue 1989.)

Because I want one1980


An ancient product. Known especially for your grandmothers’ rugs.  (From the catalogue 1985.)

Because I want one2000

Mat of nails

It’s supposed to soothe you and in 2010 everyone wanted one. Half a million Swedes bought their own version of the mat of nails. (From the catalogue 2009.)

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 one1950


The globe. Informative and entertaining at the same time. Spin it real fast, then stop it with just one finger to find out where you’ll live when you grow up. (From catalogue 1958.)

Because I want one1960

Wheel glove

If your car is cold, a wheel glove helps keep your hands from freezing as you steer. (From the catalogue 1964.)

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 one1940

Electric fence

Keep cows and horses under control with a solid electric fence. This version from 1941 also came with its own battery. (From catalogue 1941.)

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