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Won’t You By My Neighbor – Spacious and Classic MCM In Seattle, WA

Won’t You By My Neighbor – Spacious and Classic MCM In Seattle, WA

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By RetroRuth Today we have a great mid-century home in Seattle, WA that was sent in by reader Carol. Carol writes: This one is down the street from my friend Gael. It’s a mid-century anomaly on a street of 1920s tudors. Well, as much as I love Tudor homes, I…

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay

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By Sara In AZ Hey y’all, check out all the cool stuff that is up for sale on eBay right now! First up, I am not sure if these towel are vintage or not….but they sure are cool! Check out these Vintage Retro Themed Embroidered Kitchen Dish Towels from seller parrothead523.…

Friday Etsy Roundup – Salt & Pepper Shaker Edition

Friday Etsy Roundup – Salt & Pepper Shaker Edition

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By Andrea I love vintage salt and pepper shakers, the kitschy-er, the better! Here’s some fantastic finds from Etsy! First up, from seller ViviennesAttic These little owls sitting in a tree are absolutely adorable! Next up, from seller screenporchvintage I am madly in love with this little teapot and coffee…

Check it out – More Vintage-y (Looking) Polaroid Land Camera Pictures!

Check it out – More Vintage-y (Looking) Polaroid Land Camera Pictures!

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By Sara In AZ I promised awhile back that I would show more Polaroid Land Camera Pictures from our trips out and about. We took all the pictures with the Land Camera that was gifted to us from Ruth and Tom.  This camera takes such interesting shots – though it…

My Vintage Volkswagen Westfalia – Progress Report #5

My Vintage Volkswagen Westfalia – Progress Report #5

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By Andrea We’ve been working like crazy on our Westfalia, and although Darren has done an awesome job in the engine compartment getting it to run smoothly, that’s something that’s hard to share in a blog post! However, I’ve finally got some progress I can share! This is the jumpseat…

This IS Your Granny’s Crafting! The (very) Handsome Men of Fleisher’s Edition!

This IS Your Granny’s Crafting!  The (very) Handsome Men of Fleisher’s Edition!

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It may have been 1946, but apparently companies marketed to women the same way they do now – eye candy! I ran across this Fleisher’s Hand Knits For Men catalogue and hubba hubba! Someone get me a time machine! I’ve always loved me an artsy guy, and this gentleman tinkering…

New Retro Chair For Our Living Room!

New Retro Chair For Our Living Room!

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By RetroRuth So, I am happy to introduce a new member of our “living room” family! This cute little chair may not look like much, but it is a critical part of the living room for me. When we found out that we were expecting, I immediately starting looking for…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Brick Rambler in Houston, TX

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Brick Rambler in Houston, TX

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By RetroRuth Unfortunately for all of you mid-century house hunters in Houston, TX, this pretty home has already been sold. However, that doesn’t mean that we still can’t take a peek at all the time capsule details in this place! (Warning! Colored bathrooms ahead!) This home has four bedrooms, 2…

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay

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By Sara In AZ Hey y’all, check out all the cool stuff that is up for sale on eBay right now! First up, this neat Vintage 1950s Asian Style Picture by Lambert from seller plugpower777. Really, really great price too! I really love this Vintage 1960s Decorative Kitchen Cutting Board from seller…

Friday Etsy Roundup – DIY Edition

Friday Etsy Roundup – DIY Edition

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By Andrea Another one of my many collections is our extensive collection of vintage non-fiction books. A big portion of these are DIY books, and I am always looking for more. I thought I would share some of the ones I came across on Etsy! From seller MidwesternVibes This craft…

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