On this page you find a wonderful collection of mugs with a retro theme, and each time you drink your tea or coffee from one of these you (or the recipient) will be reminded of the good times, as well as how old you really are!
Many of these mugs will make a lovely gift idea for anyone who grew up in the 70s or 80s, retro TV/gaming fans etc. Some mugs are humourous, too, and the funniest mug award has to go to the Lionel Richie "is it tea your looking for?" - I'll drink to that!
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Official Ivor The Engine "All Aboard!" Mug
Remind yourself or a friend of simpler times with this delightful gift-boxed mug featuring the famous steam engine.
Official Top Cat Cartoon Mug
I spent many an hour watching this Hanna Barbera cartoon back in the 1970s. This officially licensed mug features a quality, vivid design and includes the message "he's the most tip top, Top Cat!" inside the mug.
Commodore Logo Mug
A must have item for ex- Commodore 64 and Amiga users.
Rather than struggling to complete the cube, sit back, relax and drink tea out of one instead!
This Mr. Tea- A-Team mug makes for an amusing gift idea and are guaranteed to get a laugh!.A nice idea - you better buy one of these fool!
Snickering Muttley Mug
This cartoon mug would make a great gift idea for anyone who's old enough to remember the classic Dastardly & Muttley and Wacky Races cartoons from the 70s. Sit back and think of Muttley's throaty snigger while having a brew!
Penelope Pitstop Mug
Not only was this girl in Wacky Races, but she also had her own show The Perils of Penelope Pitstop. While drinking from this mugs listen out for her cry for "heyelp!"
Only Fools and Horses Mug
Celebrate the funniest comedy of the 80s with this "This time next year we'll be millionaires" funny mug featuring Del Boy and Rodney.
The Goonies Mugs
This mug features the "Never Say Die" quote from the classic 80s kids' film. A lovely gift idea for fans of the movie.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Mug
Cowabunga! At least, I think that's what they said? This 1984 Teenage Mutant Ninja TurtlesMug is a must have for any fan of the original cartoon series.
Lionel Richtea (Richie) "Hello... is it tea you're looking for?" funny mug.
Now, this is hilarious and a great gift idea for those old enough to remember the classic song!
80s Dallas Mug
A licensed and durable mug, featuring the original characters from the classic 80s TV show.
Eighties Child Mug
Suitable for any 80s child, this includes nostalgic photos of toys inc. Care Bears, Trollz, Barbie, Wuzzles - remember them?
Electric 80s Mug
"Born in the Electric 80s" mug. A fantastic gift idea for anyone born in the 80s.
Paddington Bear Mug
This is a really nice-looking mug, and would make a wonderful gift for any fan of the animated series - that includes me!
This was a charming children's TV series, and this lovely, official mug features a picture of the gentle cat along with a nice poem.
Thundercats Logo Mug
"Thunder, thunder, thunder, thundercats!" We all remember this cartoon don't we? This is an official mug sold by TruffleShuffle at Amazon and it looks very stylish indeed. Purrfect!
Thundercats Mug with 80s Sweets
This is a great idea, especially for anyone who used to watch the cartoon while eating sweets - that'll be me then!
Hong Kong Phooey Mug
Who can forget the mild-mannered janitor, Penry, turning into this 70s super hero? Any fan of 70s cartoons will appreciate this mug - it's fanriffic!
70s Disco Mug
This "Born in the Super Groovy 70's" disco design mug would be an ideal Birthday present for anyone born in this era.
Captain Caveman Mug
Another favourite cartoon from the 70s. Celebrate your childhood with a mug full of your favourite beverage while shouting out "Captain Caaavemaaaannn!"
Danger Mouse and Penfold Mug
Celebrate this very British retro cartoon with this stylish chracter mug featuring Dangermouse, Penfold and other characters from the series.
Rainbow Zippy Mug
Zippy was probably the best-loved character from this series and you can relive your childhood with this official, boxed Zippy from Rainbow, 70s style mug.
70s Style Pattern Mug
This looks very much like the design of a crockery set my Mum used to own. This pack of two mugs features a crisp pattern-design that's very reminiscent of the 70s era. Matching bowl and teapots are also available.
Classic Retro Batman Logo Mug
This high quality, officially licensed mug may be a little more expensive than other Batman mugs, but it oozes style and quality. It's both dishwasher and microwave safe and would be a lovely gift for any fan of the films or TV series.
Batman Mug with Socks Gift Set
This official merchandise by DC Comics includes a high quality Batman logo mug and a magnificent pair of socks which will be much more well-received than your standard pair of socks, that's for sure! Perfect for fans of the caped crusader.