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Retro Pattern Review–Simplicity 8672

Retro Pattern Review–Simplicity 8672

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by Andrea   It’s been awhile since I’ve had a Retro Pattern Review to share, so I am excited to bring this one to you this week!  We’re taking a look at Simplicity 8672 from 1969.     What do you do when you’ve got a super girly, Star Wars…

Kool Kitsch For Sale on Etsy–Thanksgiving Edition

Kool Kitsch For Sale on Etsy–Thanksgiving Edition

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by Andrea Canadian Thanksgiving has come and gone, but Thanksgiving for those of you in the US is just around the corner!  If you’re looking for some finishing touches to your Thanksgiving table setup, I’ve got some great finds from Etsy.   Vintage Thanksgiving Candles, 1960’s Gurley Candles How adorable…

Kool Kitsch For Sale on Etsy–Getting Ready For Halloween Edition

Kool Kitsch For Sale on Etsy–Getting Ready For Halloween Edition

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by Andrea It’s finally October – and that means I can start getting ready and decorating for my favourite holiday, Halloween!  Here’s some awesome finds from Etsy:   Vintage Halloween Banner This is actually repro, not vintage; but honestly it looks to be such a good repro, you’d never know…

Some Cleaning Tips For Vintage Pyrex

Some Cleaning Tips For Vintage Pyrex

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by Andrea   With the popularity of vintage Pyrex growing as a collectible, I am sure a lot of us have come across pieces that looked like they’ve seen better days.  I’ve got a couple of dos and don’ts for you to help you rescue some of the pieces that…

Kool Kitsch For Sale on Etsy–Orange Edition

Kool Kitsch For Sale on Etsy–Orange Edition

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by Andrea Fall has definitely arrived up here in Alberta, Canada, and it’s got me thinking one of my favourite fall colours – orange!  Let’s take a look at some of my favourite orange mid-century picks from Etsy.   Set of 3 Vintage 1970s Bowls – Ovenproof Schott Mainz Jena-Glas…

Thrifty Thursday

Thrifty Thursday

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By Sara In AZ Let’s check out my latest thrift finds! I was really thrilled when I found this sunflower wallpocket, I think it is so sweet! EeeeEEEeeeeEEeee…..a vintage poodle towel!!!! There was no way I could pass up this pink Pyrex baking dish! Isn’t this vintage Christmas angel just SO…

Kool Kitsch For Sale On Etsy–Green With Envy Edition

Kool Kitsch For Sale On Etsy–Green With Envy Edition

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by Andrea   In this week’s instalment of my colourful Kool Kitsch series, I’ve got some great green finds – let’s have a look!   MId century green ceramic tiki tumbler / hawaiian decor retro barware Who doesn’t love tiki?  This fantastic ceramic tumbler would be great to add a…

Kool Kitsch For Sale on Etsy–Mellow Yellow Edition

Kool Kitsch For Sale on Etsy–Mellow Yellow Edition

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by Andrea   Continuing with the colourful picks, this week it’s all about yellow!  Let’s take a look at some bright and cheerful yellow finds from Etsy.   Truly Beautiful Vintage mid-centrury Homecrest Patio set I am totally in love with this patio set – with the bright and sunshiny…

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…

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…

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