Time Capsule Homes
Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Tampa, Florida

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Tampa, Florida

By RetroRuth Thank you to reader Melinda who sent us this lovely Florida home! This…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Redford, MI

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Redford, MI

By RetroRuth Thank you to reader Neil, who sent me this great home to share…

Mid Century Sad : A 1970s Modern House Moaning It’s Last Dying Gasp

Mid Century Sad : A 1970s Modern House Moaning It’s Last Dying Gasp

By Sara In AZ Sometimes you wonder what goes wrong with a house. It falls…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Whitefish Bay, WI

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Whitefish Bay, WI

By RetroRuth Happy Easter!!! And a big thank you to Jaime, who sent in this…

Mega Cool Mid Century Modern House For Sale!

Mega Cool Mid Century Modern House For Sale!

By Sara In AZ Thanks to a hot tip from reader Jacki I am able…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Ormond Beach, Florida

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Ormond Beach, Florida

By RetroRuth Thank you to reader Suz who sent us this cute Florida home! This…

Shopping
Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay–Lovin’ The Lamps Edition

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay–Lovin’ The Lamps Edition

by Andrea An awesome lamp can really add that extra touch to a room.  I’ve…

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay–Souvenir Edition

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay–Souvenir Edition

by Andrea I love kitschy souvenirs – it’s always awesome when I can come across…

Product Review–Howard Restor-A-Finish

Product Review–Howard Restor-A-Finish

by Andrea I am sure many of you out there have heard of Howard Restor-A-Finish…

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay–Sprucing Up Your Outdoors Edition

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay–Sprucing Up Your Outdoors Edition

by Andrea Spring has finally sprung in a lot of North America, and it’s got…

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay–Vintage Towels Edition

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay–Vintage Towels Edition

by Andrea Vintage towels are something that seems to be becoming increasingly more collectible –…

Vintage Catalina Custom Bombshell Pin-Up Girl “Girlie” Glasses

Vintage Catalina Custom Bombshell Pin-Up Girl “Girlie” Glasses

By Sara In AZ Ok, so I really have no idea what to call these…

Vintage Crafty
Retro Pattern Review–Simplicity 9936

Retro Pattern Review–Simplicity 9936

by Andrea   My daughter is a big fan of both princesses and dresses.  She’s gotten a ton of wear…

Sewing Sara’s Curtains–A Pinch Pleat Drape How-To (Part 3)

Sewing Sara’s Curtains–A Pinch Pleat Drape How-To (Part 3)

by Andrea   If you’ve been following along with this series (Part 1 and Part 2, if you…

Sewing Sara’s Curtains–A Pinch Pleat Drape How-To (Part 2)

Sewing Sara’s Curtains–A Pinch Pleat Drape How-To (Part 2)

by Andrea   Last week, we did some mathin’, and I showed you how to calculate the yardage…

Mid-Century Menu

Company Casserole – A Vintage Recipe Test

By Sara In AZ Wait, what? Did y’all think you made it to the wrong…

Hot Dish In Minneapolis – Vintage Snappy Saturday

By RetroRuth This week Vintage Snappy Saturday is actually “Retro” Snappy Saturday! This is a…

Colonel Sander’s Tijuana Picnic on Vinyl – Vintage Snappy Saturdays

By RetroRuth I am really, really excited about this new feature on NPR, because now…

“New” Vintage Copper Gelatin Molds Added To My Collection!

By RetroRuth I hit the mother of all gelatin mold jackpots recently at my local…

Barbecue Bean Mold On Mid-Century Menu

Come on over to Mid-Century Menu  if you want to see me make a gelatin…

Potato Chip Cookies On Mid-Century Menu

By RetroRuth Last week on Mid-Century Menu I made Tom two of his favorite things…

Interview About Mid-Century Menu on Collector’s Weekly

By RetroRuth Just a head’s up for anyone interested in the Mid-Century Menu or listening…

Contests
Winner of the Kitschmas Felt Mouse Giveaway!

Winner of the Kitschmas Felt Mouse Giveaway!

By RetroRuth Thank you to everyone who entered our little felt mouse giveaway!  If you didn’t…

Fashion
Vintage Snappy Saturday : 1960 Cadillac Rear Tail Fin Press Photo

Vintage Snappy Saturday : 1960 Cadillac Rear Tail Fin Press Photo

By Sara In AZ Is it wrong that I’d love everything in this picture to be…

Sponsors
Meet The Talented Bella Street And Her New Novel, Mid-Century Mayhem!

Meet The Talented Bella Street And Her New Novel, Mid-Century Mayhem!

Hey, everybody! RetroRuth here, bringing you a really fun post about our newest sponsor, Bella Street,…

Curb Appeal
Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay–Sprucing Up Your Outdoors Edition

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay–Sprucing Up Your Outdoors Edition

by Andrea Spring has finally sprung in a lot of North America, and it’s got me…