From Lux To Amul, 20 Vintage Ads That Show Us The Evolution Of Indian Advertising

You can’t take 3 steps anywhere in 2017 without being confronted by an advertisement.

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Because god knows it would be a crime to save up any of the cash you’ve sacrificed so many smoke breaks for. You need to spend spend spend to make sure that you have all the comforts and amenities to live a good life. And how else will you find out what you should spend your cash on than advertisements?

Those annoying yet helpful indicators that your life is incomplete without white clay in your hair, diamonds on your watch and gold in your soap. But just like your bank account, advertisements have come a long way. Especially from way back when, when print advertisements were the only option for getting your product popular among the masses.

So here’s a throwback to the ads that actually managed to sell more than just products, but lifestyles to go with them.

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Mehernaz Patel

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