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Vintage Snappy Saturday : The Princess Hotel ‘Girls Residence’ in Canada

Vintage Snappy Saturday : The Princess Hotel ‘Girls Residence’ in Canada

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By Sara In AZ Canada certainly had some of the most fabulous vintage hotels!   2 POSTCARDS – PRINCESS HOTEL from seller garyspaper  …

A Great Addition To Any Repro Sewer’s Library–Burda Style’s First Vintage Special Edition!

A Great Addition To Any Repro Sewer’s Library–Burda Style’s First Vintage Special Edition!

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by Andrea   I have always been a big fan of Burda patterns.  In recent years, they’ve really beefed up their vintage offerings in the packaged patterns you find in the stores, as well as usually putting a vintage pattern in each edition of Burda Style magazine.  However, they’ve just…

Retro Review– Retro Beistle Honeycomb Turkey Thanksgiving Decorations

Retro Review– Retro Beistle Honeycomb Turkey Thanksgiving Decorations

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By RetroRuth Thank you so much to reader Jacki who tipped me off to a trove of retro holiday decorations for my home! Thanks to her, I learned that Beistle, the famous maker of vintage honeycomb tissue decorations, is still in business and STILL producing decorations based on their vintage…

Vintage Snappy Saturday : The Beacon Motor Hotel Ontario, Canada

Vintage Snappy Saturday : The Beacon Motor Hotel Ontario, Canada

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By Sara In AZ Oh my gosh! How I’d love to be able to travel back in time and stay just one night at this amazing hotel……the chairs….that lamp…..squee!!!!   Postcard of Beacon Motor Hotel in Ontario, Canada from seller thepapergallery2  …

More Vintage (looking) Polaroid Land Camera Pictures

More Vintage (looking) Polaroid Land Camera Pictures

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By Sara In AZ I promised a while back that I would show more Polaroid Land Camera Pictures from our trips out and about. We took all the pictures with the Land Camera that was gifted to us from Ruth and Tom. This camera takes such interesting shots – though…

The Amazing Brady Stewart Photography Collection

The Amazing Brady Stewart Photography Collection

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By Sara In AZ Just a warning everyone – prepare the smelling salts now because you are sure to need them after viewing all of the epic photography you are about to see! I accidentally stumbled across the Brady Stewart Collection months ago and I was going to do a…

A Tour of Vintage Candyland–Red Carpet Inn in McDonough, GA

A Tour of Vintage Candyland–Red Carpet Inn in McDonough, GA

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By RetroRuth Happy Monday! Today we are going on a tour of the vintage Candyland – Red Carpet Inn in McDonough, GA thanks to some great postcards. The Candyland Complex! Candyland Restaurant Motel Facilities Courtyard Pool Towel and Tog Shop So, what do you guys think? I think the pool…

Vintage Snappy Saturday : 1960s Howard Johnson’s Motel

Vintage Snappy Saturday : 1960s Howard Johnson’s Motel

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By Sara In AZ How I wish we could go back to a time when all motels were this epically cool! 1964 Motel/Hotel Kodak Ektachrome slide from seller jesseborwege  …

Make It Yourself – 1973

Make It Yourself – 1973

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By Andrea As soon as the weather turns cold, I really get the urge to knit or crochet – and love to make something that looks a bit retro!  I picked up volumes 1-5 of a series called Make It Yourself: The Complete Step-by-Step Library of Needlework and Crafts a…

Retro Review – Halloween Vintage Die Cut Decorations from Laughing Elephant

Retro Review – Halloween Vintage Die Cut Decorations from Laughing Elephant

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By RetroRuth I know, I know, Halloween is over and here I am reviewing decorations. Am I crazy? Unorganized? Well, probably “yes” to both questions. BUT if you like to bargain shop, now is the time to snatch up all those extra Halloween decorations at a discount for next year!…

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