The Velvet Marionette: Vintage & Retro Emporium Exmouth

A family-run business dedicated to buying and selling quality 20th century collectables, books, toys, art, furniture & just about anything else that takes our fancy.

Come visit us: 20 High Street, Exmouth, Devon, EX8 1NP

Contact us: or call 07526177750 (9-5 Mon-Fri)

For occasional musings follow us @MrFfitchTVM




Vintage 1980s Book & Tape combo packs.  These little beauties were a lifesaver back in the 80s - Each consists of a read along book, illustrated with images from the movie and a tape.  Various Star Wars, Star Trek and ET issues to choose from.

£5 (each) 

1990s issue Topps Candy (Sweet) containers - Four in a pack, still sealed on original card backing complete with exclusive collectable trading cards.


Vintage 1970s Hornby R533 Clockwork Train Set.  Complete with wind-up engine (inc. key) three wagons, an oval of track, a couple of plastic Triumph 2000 cars and a level crossing - Complete and in super order, though someone has been naughty and broken the gates on the level crossing!


Rare Vintage LEGO Building guide #250 - 50+ pages featuring pictures and guides of various sets including Knights, Space, City etc. - Also includes an unused sheet of stickers to add to your constructions.


Vintage wooden Ponda Jigsaw - Devon.  Complete, boxed and in very good order.


Wonderfully whimsical Flying Pig Automata - Wooden craft kit - new and sealed, suitable for all skill levels - fully working with life like flying movement - stands 27 cm tall when built.