- on Home & Garden
- Published in issue 1/2006 on page 0
A ‘Retro’ Mobile Phone
Give an old phone a second life
Old-fashioned bakelite telephones are becoming increasingly rare in living rooms, but they’re still common enough at rummage sales. We like convenience in our lives and our tools, and a phone that isn’t attached to the wall by a cord is simply more convenient. So it’s ‘out with the old, in with the new’ where phones are concerned.