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Offline AquilaLorelei

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Blue washing machine with yellow clothes 1980's
« on: Wednesday 17 May 2017, 06:46 am »
This is going to sound like a strange way to describe this toy but it was a blue plastic washing machine that literally had yellow rectangular clothing "chits" that would be inserted.  The one that stuck out most vividly to teeny!me was the track suit because I was all "WTF?"  There was a sweater and a men's jacket I believe and a pair of socks and shorts and a dress, there was a BUNCH of clothing.  I believe all the pieces had faces as well, to add that extra little touch of surreality.  I had it for many years but got it when I was perhaps four to six, which would have been about 1988-1990.  It was probably from a slightly earlier era than that, though judging from the clothing in it (looked late-70's, thinking back).  Any help with identifying this funky little guy is appreciated, since visiting this site is stirring the memory pot a bit lately...

Offline AquilaLorelei

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Re: Blue washing machine with yellow clothes 1980's
« Reply #1 on: Monday 16 August 2021, 12:17 am »
On second thought, the machine itself was likely white plastic, but the principle stands.  Also, the garments all had their own expressions like those old "alphabet" learning letters from kindergarten lol!

 

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