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Vintage Crafting Shopping Roundup – A Little More Crochet (Part 3)

Vintage Crafting Shopping Roundup – A Little More Crochet (Part 3)

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by Andrea A bit of a switcheroo this week!  I’ve got your shopping roundup on Wednesday this time.  The past couple of Fridays I brought you some fantastic vintage crochet patterns from eBay.  This week, here’s some suggestions for building your crafting library with some fantastic vintage inspired crochet books…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Jazzing Up The Master Bedroom Built-In

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Jazzing Up The Master Bedroom Built-In

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Sara In AZ I think I told you all once before that our retro ranch has no shortage of built-ins…..every bedroom has one and there is also a giant one in the hallway and one in the family room. I already showed you all the built-in hutch we restored in…

Vintage Snappy Saturday : Pool Side at The Raleigh Hotel in Miami Beach

Vintage Snappy Saturday : Pool Side at The Raleigh Hotel in Miami Beach

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By Sara In AZ The vacation of my dreams……………. 1941 Pool Side The Raleigh Hotel Miami Beach from seller ihaveitall2…

Vintage Crafting Shopping Roundup – Crochet Part 2

Vintage Crafting Shopping Roundup – Crochet Part 2

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by Andrea I came across so many awesome crochet patterns last week, that I had to share the crochet love and bring you a second selection of patterns this week.  Let’s have a look! VTG 1969 McCALL’S CROCHET LESSONS FASHION & HOME PATTERNS MAGAZINE~BEGINNERS~# 3 This one is fantastic if…

Craigslist Score : Vintage Atomic 50s/60s Illinois Moulding Shadowbox

Craigslist Score : Vintage Atomic 50s/60s Illinois Moulding Shadowbox

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By Sara In AZ You all know how it is……you are simply cruising around Craigslist without a care in the world….not even looking for anything in particular….not even wanting to buy anything really….and then SHAZAAM – you find something really, really amazeballs and you just have to have it! Well that…

Retro Pattern Review – McCalls 2893

Retro Pattern Review – McCalls 2893

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by Andrea I’ve got a retro pattern review for you today, McCalls 2893, which dates back to 1971.   Rather than doing one allover print, I decided to break it up a bit and use a print and a solid.  I used Sanctuary – Orchid Feng Shui by Michael Miller…

Vintage Gift Wrap From the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s – Part 2

Vintage Gift Wrap From the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s – Part 2

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By Sara In AZ Ok, as promised…..the last scans of my vintage wrapping paper finds! Oh my gosh – this baby shower paper with the kangaroos is SO cute! Ok well – this elephant paper is pretty darn cute too! Seriously – isn’t this cat baby shower paper the MOST…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Bellevue, Washington

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Bellevue, Washington

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  By Eartha Kitsch   We’ve got a beautiful little one-owner home this week! It’s as neat as a pin and such a time capsule beauty – AND there is so much pink inside that it makes me VERY happy!  Oh, and wait until you see the open floor plan…

Vintage Crafting Shopping Roundup – Crochet Edition

Vintage Crafting Shopping Roundup – Crochet Edition

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by Andrea It often seems that crochet doesn’t get the same love that knitting does in the crafting world.  Which is too bad, as it’s really easy to learn, projects usually work up quick, and you can make some really awesome projects!  Here’s some great vintage crochet patterns I found.…

Vintage Gift Wrap From the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s- Part 1

Vintage Gift Wrap From the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s- Part 1

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By Sara In AZ Hey y’all! Since Mike and I are still in a big time crunch, and I just have not had the time to write up any posts on the retro ranch, I thought I would show you all some scans I did of some vintage gift wrapping paper…

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