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Vintage Snappy Saturday : Viva Las Vegas–It’s the Fabulous 1950s Flamingo Baby!

Vintage Snappy Saturday : Viva Las Vegas–It’s the Fabulous 1950s Flamingo Baby!

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By Sara In AZ Las Vegas + 1950s = EPIC!   Chrysler Imperials In Front of Flamingo Club from seller lovevictor86  …

Vintage Sewing Shopping Roundup–Marimekko Prints Edition

Vintage Sewing Shopping Roundup–Marimekko Prints Edition

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by Andrea   I do love me some Marimekko prints!  So gorgeous, and a great way to make a statement with one piece inyour home.  Let’s take a look at some of my favourite Marimekko fabrics from Etsy.   Marimekko Kaivo Tablecloth, vintage After the Unikko Poppy print, I think…

7 Smart, Affordable Houses–Better Homes and Gardens Feb 1969 (Part 2)

7 Smart, Affordable Houses–Better Homes and Gardens Feb 1969 (Part 2)

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by Andrea   I hope you enjoyed the first part of this house series that I posted last Wednesday.  Now, I’ve got the remainder of the seven smart houses – let’s take a look!     Talk about different!  I love the varying roof lines on this one.  And the…

Vintage Snappy Saturday : Happy Valentine’s Day!

Vintage Snappy Saturday : Happy Valentine’s Day!

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By Sara In AZ I wish you all a blissful Valentine’s Day spent with the King or Queen of your heart!   1950s HIGH SCHOOL KING & QUEEN from seller dougwalker203  …

7 Smart, Affordable Houses–Better Homes and Gardens Feb 1969 (Part 1)

7 Smart, Affordable Houses–Better Homes and Gardens Feb 1969 (Part 1)

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`by Andrea   I absolutely love browsing the building plans in vintage Better Homes and Gardens magazines – and the Feb 1969 edition has some fab homes!  This week, I’ve got the first four of the seven for you, and next week I’ll have the other three.  Let’s take a…

Vintage Snappy Saturday : 1955 Pink Ford La Tosca

Vintage Snappy Saturday : 1955 Pink Ford La Tosca

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By Sara In AZ I don’t think I’ve ever wished SO much for a concept car to be REAL! That roof…..those rocket fins…..amazeballs!!!   1955 Ford La Tosca Concept Car from seller lovevictor86  …

Book Review–Style Your Modern Vintage Home

Book Review–Style Your Modern Vintage Home

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by Andrea   I recently came across an excellent book recently – Style Your Modern Vintage Home by Kate Beavis.  As you can see, I’ve got a library copy here, but I enjoyed this book so much, I plan to purchase it and add it to my home library (It’s…

Vintage Snappy Saturday : I Guess The Dog Really DID Do It?!

Vintage Snappy Saturday : I Guess The Dog Really DID Do It?!

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By Sara In AZ Ok, I know this picture is a bit blurry, but I HAD to post it anyway….the caption on the back just kills me : Damage Brandy did when we went out to dinner Lord have mercy, I can’t even imagine going out to dinner and coming…

To Make An Old Kitchen Young–Better Homes and Gardens February 1955 (Part 3)

To Make An Old Kitchen Young–Better Homes and Gardens February 1955 (Part 3)

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by Andrea   I hope you’ve enjoyed the 1950’s style kitchen reno ideas I have been featuring the past two Wednesdays.  Here’s the final instalment, and it’s got some more great ideas – let’s take a peek!   Accessories really do make all the difference!  This kitchen would be very…

The Carter Sparks Archive – A Wonderland of Mid Century Modern Architecture

The Carter Sparks Archive – A Wonderland of Mid Century Modern Architecture

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By Sara In AZ I recently stumbled upon this great website the Carter Sparks Archive which is attempting to document the prolific works of architect Carter Sparks. If you are not familiar with Sparks here is a bit of background information on him: from Gretchen Steinberg of SacMod and Eichlerific…

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