Time Capsule Homes
An Outstanding House–Four Ways–Better Homes and Gardens March 1959

An Outstanding House–Four Ways–Better Homes and Gardens March 1959

by Andrea   Oh, do I ever like this house I am showing you readers…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Clearwater, Florida

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Clearwater, Florida

By RetroRuth This week we have a lovely home sent to us from reader Kara!…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Milwaukee, Wisconsin

By RetroRuth This week we have a house with some pretty great mid-century details that…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Indianapolis, IN

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Indianapolis, IN

By RetroRuth This week is for all of you vintage wallpaper lovers!! This home is…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Chesaning, MI

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Chesaning, MI

By RetroRuth This week we have another great home from Michigan! The home is located…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Savannah, Georgia

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Savannah, Georgia

By RetroRuth Thanks to Katie M. who sent us this great house! This home is…

Shopping
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…

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay–Odds & Ends Edition

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay–Odds & Ends Edition

by Andrea   I’ve got some random cool things that caught my eye this week…

Vintage Thrift Store Finds – Part Two

Vintage Thrift Store Finds – Part Two

By Sara In AZ Ok y’all, here is the final round-up of what I’ve found…

Vintage Thrift Store Finds – Part One

Vintage Thrift Store Finds – Part One

By Sara IN AZ I hope you all enjoyed the vintage “sights” from the thrift…

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay–Georges Briard Edition

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay–Georges Briard Edition

by Andrea   Georges Briard was definitely a very well known designer of decorated glass…

Vintage Crafty
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 missed them),…

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…

Kool Kitsch for Sale on eBay–Kitschy Crafting Edition

Kool Kitsch for Sale on eBay–Kitschy Crafting Edition

by Andrea One thing they definitely don’t make like they used to is craft kits, the best ones…

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
Getting The New Mad Men Look

Getting The New Mad Men Look

by Andrea Mad Men has long been my favourite show (pretty much since it came on…

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
7 Smart, Affordable Houses–Better Homes and Gardens Feb 1969 (Part 2)

7 Smart, Affordable Houses–Better Homes and Gardens Feb 1969 (Part 2)

by Andrea   I hope you enjoyed the first part of this house series that I…