We all have great memories of the 80s, the toys, the electronics, the movies etc. But do you remember how much things cost? In this list we have a look at the retail prices of some 80s cost products, then apply inflation to see the equivalent cost today! All prices are taken from the 1986 Argos catalogue and we used the bank of England inflation calculator for today’s equivalent cost.
1. Casio Calculator Watch
Cost in 1986 = £15.95 Allowing for inflation that would be £42.15 today
2. Victoria Plumb Bedspread
Cost in 1986 = £17.99 Allowing for inflation that would be £47.55 today
3. Casio MT-45 Keyboard