American Weekly in 1956 shows the "fascinating facts about the way you'll soon be living."

Life in the imagined in the American Weekly magazine, Jan.

Fred McNabb

Visions of the future. Lovely ads by illustrator Fred McNabb. That last image—I just want to step right through the screen and live in it.

Set the table, then set the dial! Love futuristic visions from the past. Fred McNabb art from the 1950s.

Set the table, then set the dial! Love futuristic visions from the past. Fred McNabb art from the

House of the Future  We see the prediction of the iMac, Skype and flatscreen TVs in this 1956 illustration by Fred McNabb.

House of the Future

House of the Future - 1956 illustration by Fred McNabb

retro_futurism: NEW DEPARTURES OF TOMORROW 1956, ads for New Departure ball bearings

Illustration for New Departure Ball Bearings ad, by Fred McNabb.

*m. here is the house you'll live in tomorrow

Here is the house you’ll live in tomorrow, a exploration into the houses of By Mechanix Illustrated, June

Dining Room Of The Future At Olympia In London

What the future looked like way back when

housewife doing future cooking for her man


Vintage School Poster Flash Card Eames Era by CrumbByCrumb on Etsy,

RetroFuturism: The Tomorrow of Yesterday or The Past Rewritten?

Bruce McCall The New Yorker Illustration

SHAG Advent Calendar

SHAG Advent Calendar

Palace of Soviets

Cover of the Soviet magazine "Technology for Youth", February Retrofuturism

Looking at your kitchen of the future.

space age kitchen of the future - Bing Images

"Dream Dishwasher - 1962?", New Departure Ball Bearings ad, 1955, illustrated by Fred McNabb.

Vintage advertising – print / "Dream Dishwasher - New Departure Ball Bearings ad, illustrated by Fred McNabb.

A car phone Can it be Done? Scoops magazine UK (1934/1935).

That television newspaper + the car phone = the smart phone, right? And how about Skype for intramural television? All this is from Scoops magazine UK

Così nel 1899 immaginavano gli anni 2000

11 ridiculous future predictions from the 1900 world's fair — and 3 that came true.

Dream Dishwasher 1962?

dream dishwasher 1950 - I think we now call these restaurant dish washers!