Thursday, July 15, 2010

Ah, The Good Life

I Love these vintage Pepsi ads. Not only are the graphics gorgeous, but it's a great look into the past; what was it, eactly, that people thought constituted "the good life." I also like the fact that Pepsi is described as a "Refreshing without filling". I'm not sure what beverage fills you up, but now we know that Pepsi doesn't!

On a totally different note, please notice the "Top Mommy Blog" button in my sidebar. I'd love it if, after you look at these great ads, you'd vote for me. It's just a click and takes a second! Thanks in advance.


I Love her hat! She looks so effortlessly cool!

I wish I looked this chic and amazing while wrapping presents!

Her outfit is amazing! Look at the bow at the bottom of her fitted shirt. And look at her come hither expression and that great flippy red hair! Hubba hubba!

Today's people ARE wonderful.

She reminds me of Grace Kelly. Oh, to be this gorgeous on your wedding day!

This one is maybe my favorite. Not only is her outfit To Die as she does her Japanese flower arranging, but back then, Pepsi was slimming!


Libby said...

Personally, I prefer Coca- Cola :) Thanks for sharing, I really like the advertisements from long ago.

Lois Evensen said...

I'm a Pepsi person for sure and used to drink a lot of Diet Pepsi. But, when I figured out how bad aspartame is for us, I stopped drinking any diet drinks. I had a straw hat just like the one! The were available at the school May Fete every year. ;)

This is a fun post.


Cathy said...

I LOVE Pepsi!!!

The Ninja said...

Yeah...why aren't they showing the bloat from the sodium??

Cecelia Winesap said...

These are great! I am a long time Pepsi fan and these ads make me feel special for liking the product! :)

Laurie said...

I know what you wrapping presents is not a sight anyone wants to see. However, I'm a bit that a BIRD in a cage she's wrapping? Oy, where was PETA in those days? LOL!!!!

Kimberly @ Bookmark To Blog said...

oh my goodness! Your blog is lovely! I love these vintage ads. Thanks for stopping by my blog!

Michelle said...

Love all these vintage ads you've been posting- Voted for you!

Unknown said...

Although I am a Dr. Pepper type girl. I LOVE THESE ADVERTISEMENTS! AMAZING! :) I love the OLD DAYS! :)

Claudia said...

I don't like Coke at all - but I love the pictures - and my favorite is that with the barbecue :o))

CherylT said...

I'm also a fan of the old artwork. Sure, I'd be happy to vote for you.

Christy said...

these are amazing! I'm a sucker for old pictures/ads. love them!

Roxanne said...

Mmmm, Pepsi. I want all of their outfits; so chic. I Rav mailed you lady ;)

Sharon@KeenInspirations said...

I love old ads! I would rather drink coke though! :-) I'm visiting from NFF and will be sending my daughter to your blog when she gets home from camp. She loves to knit! Have a great weekend! If you have a minute please stop by my blog for a visit!

Nicole Maki said...

These advertisements are awesome.

Your blog has great eye candy - so glad I found you :-)

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