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Vintage Snappy Saturday : Spreading Vintage Christmas Cheer All Over the World!

Vintage Snappy Saturday : Spreading Vintage Christmas Cheer All Over the World!

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By Sara In AZ May the warmth and kindness of family and friends surround you during this holiday season.     Pretty Young Woman, Parents, Christmas Tree, Vintage 1950’s from seller river_creek_designs  …

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay–Barware Edition

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay–Barware Edition

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by Andrea   It may be too late for online Christmas shopping, but it’s not too late to get some swanky new/old barware for your New Year’s party!  Here’s a few picks from eBay.   Mid Century Modern Glass & Chrome Cocktail Shaker With Recipes Sports Graphics I absolutely love…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : The Intricacies of Hanging a Large Atomic Shadowbox

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : The Intricacies of Hanging a Large Atomic Shadowbox

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By Sara In AZ We’ve been slow to hang stuff up on the walls over here at the ranch – that is a fact! I guess we just want to make “for sure” for sure where we want everything placed so we don’t have a zillion nail holes to fill…

Vintage Snappy Saturday : The Little Cowboys Get the Better of Santa

Vintage Snappy Saturday : The Little Cowboys Get the Better of Santa

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By Sara In AZ   Uh-Oh Santa……you’d better watch out………………..     1950’s Christmas Photos w/Santa Hopalong Cassidy Cowboy Clothes from seller sparkleplentys  …

Vintage Snappy Saturday : Santa’s Kitchen in Carpinteria California

Vintage Snappy Saturday : Santa’s Kitchen in Carpinteria California

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By Sara In AZ Meet me for pie at Santa’s Kitchen?       Vintage SANTA CLAUS CALIFORNIA CA KITCHEN SHOPS Postcard from seller x1x2x3x4x5…

Vintage Christmas Crafting Ideas

Vintage Christmas Crafting Ideas

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by Andrea Now that it is December, I am thinking Christmas – and thinking Christmas usually gets me thinking crafts.  Need some vintage crafting inspiration?  Here’s some great items from Etsy!   Vintage 1960s McCalls 8401 Vintage Christmas Crafts and Trims Pattern UNCUT** This pattern is perfect for those mid-century…

Let’s Shop the Flea Market!

Let’s Shop the Flea Market!

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By Sara In AZ Whew, it certainly was a LONG hot summer around here….couple that with tons and tons of  rehabbing on our new/old house and staying ‘inside’ is pretty much what we did all summer long here in Arizona! It’s finally cooling down and now that the rehabbing has settled…

What’s New In Repro Patterns–December 2014

What’s New In Repro Patterns–December 2014

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by Andrea The major pattern companies are constantly expanding their vintage reissue selection for the retro sewist – which I personally love, as I don’t always feel like grading a vintage pattern to my size!  Here’s my favourite picks of the new offerings from Simplicity, Butterick, McCalls, Vogue and Burda.…

Vintage Snappy Saturday : Christmas Shopping 1956 Style on Plumas Street in Yuba City California

Vintage Snappy Saturday : Christmas Shopping 1956 Style on Plumas Street in Yuba City California

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By Sara In AZ And the Christmas shopping season has begun……………….. 1956 Original Vintage Press Photo Yuba City Comes Back Plumas St from seller vintagenewsphotos…

Kool Kitsch For Sale On Etsy–Black Friday Edition

Kool Kitsch For Sale On Etsy–Black Friday Edition

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by Andrea   I hope all of the Americans out there had a great Thanksgiving yesterday!  Don’t forget when you’re out looking for some Black Friday deals today that there’s some great ones to be found online as well – here’s some awesome pieces from Etsy that are discounted for…

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