Time Capsule Homes
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…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Madison, Wisconsin

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Madison, Wisconsin

By RetroRuth This week we are looking at a lovely lake home! This house is…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Can We Save Our Vintage American Standard Push Pull Faucets???

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Can We Save Our Vintage American Standard Push Pull Faucets???

By Sara In AZ Some of y’all may remember me commenting on the American Standard…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Alberta, Canada

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Alberta, Canada

By RetroRuth Thank you so, so much to fellow writer Andrea for today’s house. It…

I Spy With My Little Eye…….Some Cool Vintage Bathrooms!

I Spy With My Little Eye…….Some Cool Vintage Bathrooms!

By Sara In AZ My friend Redwin from Sweet Lorain knows I love me some…

Shopping
Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay–Fred Press Edition

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay–Fred Press Edition

by Andrea Let’s spruce up our barware and servingware this week, with some great Fred…

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…

Vintage Sewing Shopping Roundup–Marimekko Prints Edition

Vintage Sewing Shopping Roundup–Marimekko Prints Edition

by Andrea   I do love me some Marimekko prints!  So gorgeous, and a great…

What’s New In Repro Patterns–Spring 2015–McCall’s and Simplicity

What’s New In Repro Patterns–Spring 2015–McCall’s and Simplicity

  by Andrea I know it’s hard to believe, especially for those of us who…

Kool Kitsch(enware) For Sale on eBay–Eye Catchers Edition

Kool Kitsch(enware) For Sale on eBay–Eye Catchers Edition

by Andrea I am such a sucker for vintage kitchenware – it’s so pretty and…

Vintage Sewing Shopping Roundup–Doll Clothes Edition

Vintage Sewing Shopping Roundup–Doll Clothes Edition

by Andrea Last week, we took a look at some great vintage Barbie patterns.  This…

Vintage Crafty
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 air), so although I…

Vintage Sewing Shopping Roundup–Marimekko Prints Edition

Vintage Sewing Shopping Roundup–Marimekko Prints Edition

by Andrea   I do love me some Marimekko prints!  So gorgeous, and a great way to make…

What’s New In Repro Patterns–Spring 2015–McCall’s and Simplicity

What’s New In Repro Patterns–Spring 2015–McCall’s and Simplicity

  by Andrea I know it’s hard to believe, especially for those of us who live in the…

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…