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Antique Show Finds!

Antique Show Finds!

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by Andrea I was originally going to start bringing you a reupholstery tutorial this week, however I broke my arm at derby practice last Wednesday.  The chair reupholstery tutorial will still be coming, however it will have to wait until I get my cast off or figure out how to…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Butterfly Beauty in Hartford, WI

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Butterfly Beauty in Hartford, WI

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  By Eartha Kitsch   This week’s home is absolutely fantastic both inside and out. I’m even going to go out on a limb and say it’s “perfection” with its dramatic architecture, amazing windows and an interior that would do any mid-century home enthusiast proud.   This property is located…

Vintage Snappy Saturday – The Baldwin Theatre in LA

Vintage Snappy Saturday – The Baldwin Theatre in LA

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By Sara In AZ Is this the most epic mid-century movie theatre or what?!   1949 Baldwin Theater L.A from seller ihaveitall2.…

Vintage Sewing Shopping Roundup – Kitchen Edition

Vintage Sewing Shopping Roundup – Kitchen Edition

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By Andrea Fun kitchen accents are a great way to spruce things up or change up the look of your kitchen for the seasons.  Here’s some great patterns from Etsy and eBay for some inspiration! First up this 1970 McCalls pattern: This pattern would be so adorable to add a…

Vintage Flea Market Finds!

Vintage Flea Market Finds!

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By Sara In AZ Soooooooo, there was a Flea Market a few weeks back and of course we HAD to go check it out! Even thought we don’t really “need” anything it’s always fun to go walk around and you just never know what you are gonna find. And what…

Adverts For The Home – 1950 Style

Adverts For The Home – 1950 Style

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By Andrea I originally had a totally different plan for what I was going to share with you NPR readers this week.  However, when I was looking through the March 1950 issue of Better Homes and Gardens, I was totally blown away by the awesome ads – I ust had…

Vintage 1950s 1960s Panelyte and Formica Laminate Sample Chips

Vintage 1950s 1960s Panelyte and Formica Laminate Sample Chips

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By Sara In AZ I recently bought these old retro laminate chips from my friend Redwin, owner of Sweet Lorain The Vintage Department Store in Cleveland Ohio (if you need vintage anything and are in Cleveland this is THE place to go y’all!), and I just HAD to scan them…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Modern Magnificence in Canton, OH

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Modern Magnificence in Canton, OH

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  By Eartha Kitsch This week’s home is fantastic. California redwood details along with beautiful terrazzo and beamed ceilings. I can’t think of a single thing that I don’t like about this house. It’s sleek and cozy at the same time and right down to the interior design, it’s gorgeous.…

Vintage Crafting eBay Roundup – Easter Edition

Vintage Crafting eBay Roundup – Easter Edition

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by Andrea Easter is coming, and it’s time to get your craft on!  If you’re looking to branch out past colouring eggs, there’s all kinds of Easter craft ideas to be found on eBay – let’s have a look!   First up, this NEW Pkgs Vintage DESIGNLAND CRAFTS (12) Easter…

The Retro-ification of my Refrigerator and Some Other Odds and Ends

The Retro-ification of my Refrigerator and Some Other Odds and Ends

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by Andrea This week, I’ve got a couple of little projects we did around the home, and a sneak peek at an upcoming tutorial! First up – my fridge.  When we bought this house nearly 7 years ago, we knew one of the areas that was going to need the…

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