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Looking Wonderful–1971 Style

Looking Wonderful–1971 Style

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by Andrea I know when most people think of retro beauty, they think of the looks of the 40’s and 50’s.  However, I must admit that I really like some of the looks from the 70’s, especially the 70’s does 20’s and 70’s does 30’s looks.  Let’s take a look…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Choosing our Vinyl Flooring

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Choosing our Vinyl Flooring

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By Sara In AZ Have you all been wondering what kind of flooring we chose for the ranch? I must say it was challenging at times to find what we really wanted…..the vinyl came relatively easy…..all the other flooring not so much. We’ll get to the ‘other flooring’ soon, in…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Madison, TN

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Madison, TN

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  By Eartha Kitsch   This week’s home has everything. Well, at least MY everything: knotty pine, fun wallpaper, beautiful colors and decor touches. It’s a lot of vintage traditional but it has a wild side too. When I first saw this house, I put the photos on slideshow in…

Vintage Snappy Saturday : The Unenthusiastic Grandparents

Vintage Snappy Saturday : The Unenthusiastic Grandparents

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By Sara In AZ I think at this point the grandparents are pretty much over having grandkids! Grandparents Holding New Baby Black and White Photograph from seller Alaska Vintage…

Vintage Crafting Shopping Roundup–Fall Knitting Edition

Vintage Crafting Shopping Roundup–Fall Knitting Edition

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by Andrea   Fall has definitely rolled in around these parts, and I am already feeling the urge to cozy up with an awesome knit sweater – and do some knitting!  Here’s some great patterns to get you started on your fall knitting from eBay.   MARY MAXIM Graph Style…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : New Atomic Chrome Hardware For the Master Bathroom Cabinets

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : New Atomic Chrome Hardware For the Master Bathroom Cabinets

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By Sara In AZ Y’all might remember  a post I did a few weeks back about ‘Sprucing Up the Powder Room Vanity’. In that post we  installed some vintage starburst hardware at an angle because I could not get the hardware to fit on the door as you would normally…

Thrifting Finds!

Thrifting Finds!

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By Sara In AZ Since we’ve been hitting it hard with all the ranch rehabbing lately I thought I’d take a break and hit up the thrift stores  to see what I could find……here is what I found! I thought this aqua Shawnee vase was pretty cool – the vase…

Vintage Snappy Saturday : The Bad Seed

Vintage Snappy Saturday : The Bad Seed

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By Sara In AZ   Mommy, you REALLLY don’t want to make me mad!     Original Antique Photograph The Bad Seed from seller DearMacyVintage  …

We’re Going on A Field Trip : A Tour of Jacki and Dave’s Fabulous Mid Century Ranch – Part 2

We’re Going on A Field Trip : A Tour of Jacki and Dave’s Fabulous Mid Century Ranch – Part 2

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By Sara In AZ Today we are continuing on with our field trip tour of  Jacki and Dave’s mid century fabulous house – be sure to break out the smelling salts now!   One of 4 bedrooms in the house.  I love this room mainly because the bedspread on the…

New Colour Schemes–Part 2–Better Homes & Gardens August 1960

New Colour Schemes–Part 2–Better Homes & Gardens August 1960

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by Andrea   Last week, we took a look at what was the news for colour schemes on the inside of your home from August 1960 – now this week, let’s check out the outside.  There’s some great ideas here! (Click on any of the pictures for a larger view)…

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