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Vintage Snappy Saturday : Happy Fourth of July!

Vintage Snappy Saturday : Happy Fourth of July!

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By Sara In AZ   Have a fabulous and safe holiday!     Photograph copyright Getty Images and shared from The Traveling Type blog.…

Kool Kitsch For Sale on Etsy–Beachwear and Accessories

Kool Kitsch For Sale on Etsy–Beachwear and Accessories

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by Andrea   Last week I brought you a great assortment of sewing patterns for making your own beachwear.  Now if sewing your own is not your think, I’ve got some great items this week from Etsy with no sewing required!   Vintage Beach Bag Basket Floral Blue and Yellow…

Thrifty Thursday

Thrifty Thursday

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By Sara In AZ   Let’s check out my latest thrift finds! I just could not pass up this lamp base….even though I SO don’t need another lamp! I loved the wire detail at the top….now, on to find a shade that will work! This fabric was pristine – it…

Happy Canada Day!

Happy Canada Day!

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by Andrea     As the Canadian correspondent here at No Pattern Required, I’d like to wish all of the fellow Canadian readers a very happy Canada Day!  Hope your day is filled with sunshine, fireworks and barbeques as you celebrate our nation’s day!…

Vintage Snappy Saturday : The Pink Poodle Motel

Vintage Snappy Saturday : The Pink Poodle Motel

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By Sara In AZ In my opinion – the most EPIC motel sign in all the world!   Seen on the Poodle06 Flickr page.…

Retro Sewing Roundup–Beachwear For The Ladies Edition

Retro Sewing Roundup–Beachwear For The Ladies Edition

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by Andrea   It seems a lot of North America has been flung into summer – I know it’s suddenly become super hot around here!  Tis has definitely got me thinking beach.  If you’re looking to sew something vintage styled for your beachwear, I’ve got looks from the 30s to…

Jacki and Dave are Selling Some FAB Vintage Appliances – a Revco Refrigerator/Freezer and a GE Liberator Stove!

Jacki and Dave are Selling Some FAB Vintage Appliances – a Revco Refrigerator/Freezer and a GE Liberator Stove!

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By Sara In AZ Since Jacki and Dave are moving cross county they need to sell off a few of their prize vintage appliances before the moving truck arrives. I promised Jacki I’d get the word out for her here on NPR – so if you are interested in either…

Vintage Snappy Saturday : 1955 Chevy Bel Air Convertible

Vintage Snappy Saturday : 1955 Chevy Bel Air Convertible

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By Sara In AZ See the USA in your Chevrolet………….     1955 Chevy Belair Convertible Manufactures Photograph from seller lovevictor86…

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay–Postcards Edition

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay–Postcards Edition

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by Andrea   Who doesn’t like getting a postcard in the mail?  Plus, they can be really fun mini pieces of art.  Here’s my favourite kitschy postcard picks from eBay.   Mid-Century Automobile Car Skiing Snow Winter Modern Postcard M79 That’s a lot of snow!  Definitely makes you think of…

Thrifty Thursday

Thrifty Thursday

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By Sara In AZ   Let’s check out my latest thrift finds! There is something about a beautiful vintage tablecloth that I just cannot pass up…so lovely! I adore that hydrangea print as well! I thought this ballerina fabric was so sweet, of course it came home with me too!…

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