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Vintage Gift Wrap From the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s – Part 2

Vintage Gift Wrap From the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s – Part 2

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By Sara In AZ Ok, as promised…..the last scans of my vintage wrapping paper finds! Oh my gosh – this baby shower paper with the kangaroos is SO cute! Ok well – this elephant paper is pretty darn cute too! Seriously – isn’t this cat baby shower paper the MOST…

Vintage Crafting Shopping Roundup – Crochet Edition

Vintage Crafting Shopping Roundup – Crochet Edition

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by Andrea It often seems that crochet doesn’t get the same love that knitting does in the crafting world.  Which is too bad, as it’s really easy to learn, projects usually work up quick, and you can make some really awesome projects!  Here’s some great vintage crochet patterns I found.…

Vintage Gift Wrap From the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s- Part 1

Vintage Gift Wrap From the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s- Part 1

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By Sara In AZ Hey y’all! Since Mike and I are still in a big time crunch, and I just have not had the time to write up any posts on the retro ranch, I thought I would show you all some scans I did of some vintage gift wrapping paper…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Pretty Things For Pretty Houses

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Pretty Things For Pretty Houses

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  By Eartha Kitsch   This week’s post won’t be focusing on a single time capsule house but instead, on a few different estate sale houses that I’ve toured lately. These homes are all either destined for the real estate market or already under contract. So I guess this post…

Jacquies’s Retro 1970s Time Capsule House

Jacquies’s Retro 1970s Time Capsule House

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By Sara In AZ As promised last Thursday……… here are the pictures of No Pattern Required reader Jacquie’s 1970s time capsule house! Great house Jacquie! Love the slump block accents and that old-timey screen door! Check out her cool furniture and accessories……. Jacquie reports that the sofa is a Kroehler Avant.…

Vintage Sewing Shopping Roundup – Sewing Furniture Edition

Vintage Sewing Shopping Roundup – Sewing Furniture Edition

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by Andrea If there’s one thing I am chronically lacking in my sewing room, it’s storage.  Which is why I love to look at vintage sewing furniture, as it’s always got so much storage!  Here’s some great pieces I found on Etsy.   Vintage German Small Chest of Drawers Sewing…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Barbie Dream Houses Edition

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Barbie Dream Houses Edition

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  By Eartha Kitsch   When it comes to vintage houses, I like all kinds. I like the contemporary, minimalist ones and I like the kitschy, colorful ones. I DO have to admit though that the latter of the two really make my day. If a house has tons of…

Vintage Sewing Shopping Roundup – Swimwear Edition

Vintage Sewing Shopping Roundup – Swimwear Edition

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by Andrea With summer being just around the corner, it’s time to start thinking swimwear.  There are a lot of great retro-styled swimsuits in the stores these days, however, if you’re hard to fit like me, it can be better just to make your own.  Here’s some great vintage swimwear…

Vintage Sewing Shopping Roundup – Build Your Crafting Library Edition

Vintage Sewing Shopping Roundup – Build Your Crafting Library Edition

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by Andrea A few weeks ago I brought you some suggestions for beefing up your sewing library.  For those of you who partake in other handicrafts, this week I have some suggestions to add to your crafting library. Have Yourself a Very Vintage Christmas: Crafts, Decorating Tips, and Recipes, 1920s-1960s…

Wednesday Finds!

Wednesday Finds!

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by Andrea It was a long weekend this past weekend up here in Alberta – which can be really hit or miss for garage sales.  So I was really unsure how I would do garage saleing.  Boy was I surprised – I did awesome!   I thought this Scrabble Crossword…

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