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    Updated on Jul 11, 2020. Posted on Jul 5, 2020

    33 Products You'll Probably Only Find Exciting If You Were A British Kid In The '90s

    Some of these are fun, some are functional, and none will make sense to anyone under the age of 20.

    We hope you love the products we recommend! All of them were independently selected by our editors. Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page if you decide to shop from them. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

    1. You might not be able to solve the puzzle of how to bring pick 'n' mix back, but you can work your way through this jigsaw that comes in perfect packaging.

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    Price: £9.99.

    2. While we're on the topic, you can order this kilo of mixed sweets for less than £7!

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    Price: £6.95 for 1kg.

    3. On paper, mould remover spray doesn't sound that exciting. But when you're old enough to take care of your own walls and live in a damp AF country? Yup, it begins to seem pretty magical.

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    Price: £5.00.

    4. '90s kids will feel this spooky poster deep in their bones.

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    Price: £10.39 for a medium print – it's also available in small, large, and extra large sizes.

    5. One of the first hard lessons of adulthood is realising how expensive laundry detergent can be. This highly effective Ecoegg solves that problem, and will last you for up to 210 washes!

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    Price: £12.99.

    6. Yeah, I'm going to need to own this Mr. Messy cushion immediately, thanks.

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    Price: £16.23 for a 40x40cm cushion cover and £20.56 for a filled cushion – it's also available in 45x45cm and 50x50cm sizes.

    7. This drop-in descaler bag will get rid of mineral buildup from your kettle in 10 minutes, because asking any British person to deal with a limescale-filled cuppa is frankly insulting.

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    Price: £2.75.

    8. Wallace and Gromit fans will adore this incredible water bottle.

    TruffleShuffle

    Price: £21.99.

    9. It is simply not an option to have messed-up sheets when you're old enough to actually need your sleep. These clip-on sheet fasteners will keep your bedding in place even if you toss and turn around a lot at night (probably having a nightmare about failing a challenge on Raven).

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    Price: £8.99 for four.

    10. This Pingu wall clock is absonootley incredible.

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    Price: £20.04.

    11. Being an adult means you have to tell yourself "there's food at home" and then actually make it. These Teflon oven mats will protect the base of your cooker, and you can just take them out and wash them when they get grimy!

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    Price: £3.66 for three.

    12. This Matilda tote bag is almost too cute to own. Almost.

    TruffleShuffle

    Price: £16.99.

    13. This letterbox-friendly box is packed full of retro sweets, because let's face it, we all still crave Refreshers.

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    Price: £9.99.

    14. This reusable bag is toteally nostalgic. It's made from 100% cotton, too!

    TruffleShuffle

    Price: £8.99.

    15. This David Attenborough activity book is a great way to keep yourself entertained while also appreciating a legit national treasure.

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    Price: £6.50.

    16. Anyone who can remember waiting in line for newly-released Harry Potter books will appreciate this 'Lumos Maxima' lamp. It lights up the second you lift the cover!

    TruffleShuffle

    Price: £29.99.

    17. Cleaning the fridge is the most tiresome grown-up chore. These fridge liners will protect your shelves in the most low-effort way possible!

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    Price: £3.34 for four.

    18. These cosy Miffy socks have absolutely no business being as cute as they are.

    TruffleShuffle

    Price: £3.99 – they're available in one size that's suitable for UK shoe sizes 4-8.

    19. Sorry, but this desk toy still has real appeal (especially for those of us who are WFH right now).

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    Price: £10.99.

    20. Just when you thought breakfast couldn't get any better, this Shaun the Sheep egg cup comes along.

    TruffleShuffle

    Price: £7.99.

    21. If you're old enough to know what hard water is, you're probably going to be excited by this screw-in ionic shower head that makes your water softer.

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    Price: £9.51.

    22. Speaking of hard water, it's actually really common in the UK and it makes descaling your taps important. That can be tricky though, because it's really hard to find a way to keep your taps submerged in the cleansing liquid. This handy gadget solves that problem!

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    Price: £4.85.

    23. The '10p' price sign on this Space Raiders T-shirt will really throw you back.

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    Price: £14.96 – it's available in sizes S-5XL.

    24. This Tracy Beaker tapestry is about to become your new favourite thing.

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    Price: £26.33 for a small tapestry – it's also available in medium and large sizes.

    25. The sight of a highly-organised drawer becomes very attractive once you reach adulthood. These clip-together honeycomb organisers can help you get them!

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    Price: £10.95 for 32 hexagons.

    26. This Twister-themed lip balm is nourishing and nostalgic.

    TruffleShuffle

    Price: £4.99.

    27. This incredible cup has a pouch for your biscuits, because of course it does.

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    Price: £12.99.

    28. If this spiral Groovy Chick notebook wouldn't have fit seamlessly into your 2002 bedroom, I don't know what to say to you TBH.

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    Price: £9.44.

    29. If you're in charge of your own bins by now, these personalised wheelie bin stickers are an ideal way to make sure they get put back exactly where they should be.

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    Price: £2.25 for four.

    30. If you loved Shaun of the Dead when it first came out, you'll adore this bottle opener.

    TruffleShuffle

    Price: £9.99.

    31. This mug cleaner will get right into any built-up stains in your fave cup (we've all got one by now).

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    Price: £5.95.

    32. This umbrella will give you vivid flashbacks of watching Mary Poppins on VHS every time you use it.

    TruffleShuffle

    Price: £24.99.

    33. This biscuit bar mega pack from Nestlé will solve the most British problem of all – simply never having enough Kit Kats. It contains a whopping 71 biscuit bars!

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    Price: £14.99.