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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…

Sunset Ideas For Remodelling Your Home–Part 2

Sunset Ideas For Remodelling Your Home–Part 2

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By Andrea   I’ve got another gorgeous home for you from  Sunset Ideas For Remodelling Your Home – let’s take a look!   Yay, they’ve given us a before picture this time!  (I am not sure why this book is so lacking in before pictures)  Super cute older home.  …

Won’t You Be My Neighbor– Jacki and Dave’s House is up For Sale in Scottsdale Arizona!

Won’t You Be My Neighbor– Jacki and Dave’s House is up For Sale in Scottsdale Arizona!

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By Sara In AZ Y’all surely must remember the two posts I did on Jacki and Dave’s fabulous MCM house late last year?! If not you can check them out HERE and HERE. Well, the time has finally come to list their little MCM gem of a home up for…

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!…

Sunset Ideas For Remodelling Your Home–Part 1

Sunset Ideas For Remodelling Your Home–Part 1

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by Andrea   I know a lot of you are reading my title and saying “Acck!  Remodelling??”  Keep reading!  This is ideas for remodelling, mid-century style.  Over the next few weeks I’ll be bringing you some of my favourite houses from this book.     Let’s take a look!  …

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Hanging Vintage Carlo of Hollywood (?) Pictures at the Ranch

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Hanging Vintage Carlo of Hollywood (?) Pictures at the Ranch

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By Sara In AZ Sooooo, I found some of these wild retro pictures on eBay a long while back and I just had to post about them in an effort to see if anyone else out there had ever seen anything like them too! The tiki-ish theme subject matter was…

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay–Brooches Edition

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay–Brooches Edition

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by Andrea Nothing quite completes a ladies’ retro look like a brooch.   They are also often quite reasonably priced, too, so it’s easy to build a collection.  Here’s some of my favourite choices currently on eBay,   UNIQUE~(1950’s) ARTISAN-MADE (MID-CENTURY) SPIDER BROOCH~(Unknown maker)~NR I love the insect brooches that were…

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