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Vintage Sewing eBay Roundup – Vintage Unmentionables Edition

Vintage Sewing eBay Roundup – Vintage Unmentionables Edition

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by Andrea Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and it’s got me browsing some patterns for vintage-style underthings on eBay – let’s have a look! First up, this Vintage 40s 50s 2-Pc Pajamas Lingerie Sewing Pattern   OK, so this is more pajamas than unmentionables, but it was too…

Mid Century Modern Phoenix Time Capsule House…..That WAS For Sale!

Mid Century Modern Phoenix Time Capsule House…..That WAS For Sale!

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By Sara In AZ As most of you already know Mike and I are on this epic house hunt for a 50s/60s time capsule house. I comb through the new listings in the Phoenix metro area everyday….usually twice a day. A while back this awesome mid century time capsule popped…

Adorable Vintage Valentines!

Adorable Vintage Valentines!

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by Andrea My valentine stumbled across (and picked up for me) this super duper adorable book of vintage valentines the other day that I just had to share!   This book is chock full of adorable vintage valentines from cover to cover!  Some even have velvet flocking on them, which…

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 the cool stuff that is up for sale on eBay right now …….AND stay tuned for the link to my “Wonderful World of Kitsch” Collections page at the end of my post, I always manage to find FAB stuff you are definitely…

Five Fantastic 1950’s Kitchens from Vintage Advertisements

Five Fantastic 1950’s Kitchens from Vintage Advertisements

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By RetroRuth I hope everyone is having a great Monday! And just in case your Monday stinks, here are five gorgeous kitchens from 1950’s advertisements to make your day that much better. This pretty kitchen is from an American Standard ad in the June, 1955 issue of Better Homes &…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Spacious Modern in Ann Arbor, MI

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Spacious Modern in Ann Arbor, MI

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  By Eartha Kitsch This week’s home is pretty Mid-Century Modern with tons of original details including great windows, storage areas and original kitchen and baths. It was designed by prominent architect Robert Metcalf.   This home is located at 2511 Hawthorn Road in Ann Arbor, Michigan. It has 2,760…

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

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

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By RetroRuth I am really, really excited about this new feature on NPR, because now we have a place for oddball things. You know what I mean. Those things that really don’t go with anything else but are still awesome and I want to show them off. Like this. I…

Vintage Crafting eBay Roundup – Clothing Your Dolls Edition

Vintage Crafting eBay Roundup – Clothing Your Dolls Edition

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by Andrea If you’ve got a little girl, or know any little girls who love dolls, sewing them some sweet retro style clothes can be a fantastic way to use up your scraps – I know my girls have always loved them!  Here’s some great doll patterns from eBay. First…

Retro & Vintage Thrift Store Finds!

Retro & Vintage Thrift Store Finds!

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By Sara In AZ The thrifts have been very hit and miss lately…maybe because of the holidays…but I’ve managed to find a few cool things along the way, let’s check them out! First up, this adorbs little angel girl soap dish….I could not pass her up….so, so cute! And, I was…

Let’s Disco!

Let’s Disco!

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by Andrea Ever wanted to learn to disco?  Now’s your chance!  I’ve got some scans for you from the 1978 edition of Let’s Disco, put out by K-Tel!   They really do make disco dancing look epic on the cover, don’t they? Got your dancing shoes on?  Let’s get started.…

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