Remembering the scents of the 1970s

Hey there, buddy! Let’s take a trip down memory lane and discuss a YouTube video to kick your nostalgia into high gear. Remember the fascinating, unique smells of the 1970s? That’s what we’re diving into today. So grab your favorite snack, and let’s reminisce about those good old days together.

Picture this: the unmistakable scent of fresh vinyl seats on a hot summer day or the distinctive aroma of leaded gasoline at the pump. How about the sweet, slightly musky, and vanilla smell of Play-Doh that filled our childhood? Those were the days, right?

This video on MadlyOdd’s channel, titled “Smells of the 1970s,” takes us through a sensory journey of that unforgettable decade. And boy, does it bring back memories! This video covers everything from the smell of Polaroid film canisters to the faint scent of chalkboards.

Remember the delicious coconut smell of tanning oils? It’s like we’re back on that sun-soaked beach vacation! And who could forget the magical aroma of a freshly unwrapped vinyl record? Each memory in this video is a treasure trove of scents that transport us back to simpler times.

One of my favorites is the memory of school days – the scent of pink erasers, magic markers, and the sweet smell of purple printed papers from the mimeograph machine. You can practically smell the excitement in the air on that first day back after the summer break.

Of course, we can always remember the toys that filled our days with joy. The faint smell of gunpowder from cap guns, the unmistakable aroma of super elastic bubble plastic, or the distinctive scent of Silly Putty pressed onto comic strips – all of these smells take us back to hours of endless fun.


Watching this video is like taking a whiff of your favorite childhood memory. So why not share this video with your friends and family because it’ll bring back heartwarming memories for them too? Let’s get that nostalgia train rolling!