Time Capsule Homes
Refinishing the Vintage Blonde Interior Doors to Heywood Wakefield ‘Wheat’ in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

Refinishing the Vintage Blonde Interior Doors to Heywood Wakefield ‘Wheat’ in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

Post Thirty-one in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we are trying to decide what…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Indianapolis, Indiana

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Indianapolis, Indiana

By MidModMichelle Hey y’all! I hope you’re having a fabulous weekend. Today’s mid-century marvel is…

Vintage Screen Door Makeover at Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo  – Thursday Retro Rewind

Vintage Screen Door Makeover at Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

Post Thirty in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we are turning our attention to…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Norwich, Connecticut

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Norwich, Connecticut

By MidModMichelle UPDATE 1/9/17: Thanks to a tip from reader David in Marietta, we found…

Vintage Atomic Star Knobs are Installed in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo Kitchen – Thursday Retro Rewind

Vintage Atomic Star Knobs are Installed in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo Kitchen – Thursday Retro Rewind

Post Twenty-nine in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we have stumbled across some vintage…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Missoula, Montana + Extras!

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Missoula, Montana + Extras!

By MidModMichelle HAPPY NEW YEAR Y’ALL!! Here’s hoping your new year is filled with happiness…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Goshen, Indiana

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Goshen, Indiana

By MidModMichelle Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays and Season’s Greetings my fellow mid-century enthusiasts! I hope…

New Casement Windows In Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

New Casement Windows In Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

Post Twenty-eight in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we are having two new windows…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Manistee, Michigan

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Manistee, Michigan

By MidModMichelle Well hello there! Sunday has rolled around again and it’s time to check…

Shopping
Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay

By Sara In AZ Hey y’all, check out the cool stuff that is up for…

Vintage Atomic Star Knobs are Installed in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo Kitchen – Thursday Retro Rewind

Vintage Atomic Star Knobs are Installed in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo Kitchen – Thursday Retro Rewind

Post Twenty-nine in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we have stumbled across some vintage…

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay

By Sara In AZ Hey y’all, check out the cool stuff that is up for…

ALERT! NEW Paper Sleeves For Your Vintage 1950s 1960s Aluminum Christmas Tree Branches!!!!

ALERT! NEW Paper Sleeves For Your Vintage 1950s 1960s Aluminum Christmas Tree Branches!!!!

By Sara In AZ   I wanted to re-post this in case anyone missed it…

New Appliances In Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

New Appliances In Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

Post Twenty-seven in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we are buying new appliances for…

Vintage 1961 Western Auto Christmas Catalog

Vintage 1961 Western Auto Christmas Catalog

By Sara In AZ   I came across this sweet vintage Christmas catalog on eBay…

New Old Stock 1960s Country Prints “Calico Kitchen” Linen Tablecloth by Robert Darr Wert

New Old Stock 1960s Country Prints “Calico Kitchen” Linen Tablecloth by Robert Darr Wert

By Sara In AZ   I thought this Country Prints tablecloth (that I have for…

Estate Sale Score! Vintage New Old Stock Nordic Ware Aluminum Bunny Rabbit and Lamb Cake Molds!

Estate Sale Score! Vintage New Old Stock Nordic Ware Aluminum Bunny Rabbit and Lamb Cake Molds!

By Sara In AZ   Oh.My.Gosh!!! I about died when I walked into a recent…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Vintage Poodle Appliance Covers!

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Vintage Poodle Appliance Covers!

By Sara In AZ   What’s a girl to do when she wants to cover…

Vintage Crafty
Retro Craft Time–Let’s Make a Mermaid Soap Pump!

Retro Craft Time–Let’s Make a Mermaid Soap Pump!

By Sara In AZ   Sooooo, since my first foray into making a retro look soap pump for the Poodle…

Retro Planner Series – Butter!

Retro Planner Series – Butter!

Time for more planning. This week I added something fun: A decoupaged journaling card for my planner! Since…

Retro Craft Time – Super Easy Apron Lady Magnet Labels for Vintage Kitchen Cabinets

Retro Craft Time – Super Easy Apron Lady Magnet Labels for Vintage Kitchen Cabinets

By RetroRuth Hey guys! This week we are going to craft (or throw together) some really simple magnet…

Mid-Century Menu

Retro Planner Series – Butter!

Time for more planning. This week I added something fun: A decoupaged journaling card for…

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…

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
My Vintage Apron Collection – Part 1

My Vintage Apron Collection – Part 1

By RetroRuth If you’ve seen my recent post about making labels for my reorganized kitchen, you know…

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
Vintage Screen Door Makeover at Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo  – Thursday Retro Rewind

Vintage Screen Door Makeover at Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

Post Thirty in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we are turning our attention to Mom’s…