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Vintage Snappy Saturday : Airstream Road Trip 1950s Style

Vintage Snappy Saturday : Airstream Road Trip 1950s Style

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By Sara In AZ Summer vacation dreaming…………..     1952 Hudson Coupe pulling a Air Stream Trailer from seller ihaveitall2…

Vintage 1950s Skylark Originals Catalog Part 2

Vintage 1950s Skylark Originals Catalog Part 2

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By Sara In AZ Mike and I are in the last stages of our final move into our retro ranch over the next few weeks, so you will have to bear with me if my commenting seems erratic or if I’m not around very much. I promise to have new…

There’s An Extra Room In Your House – Better Homes and Gardens – August 1950

There’s An Extra Room In Your House – Better Homes and Gardens – August 1950

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by Andrea I think part of the charm for most mid-century homes for me is that, for the most part, they are not giant behemoths, and have a small, cute charm about them.  However, sometimes I am sure we’ve all found that we could use a little extra space.  BH&G…

Vintage 1950s Skylark Originals Catalog Part 1

Vintage 1950s Skylark Originals Catalog Part 1

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By Sara In AZ Mike and I are in the last stages of our final move into our retro ranch over the next few weeks, so you will have to bear with me if my commenting seems erratic or if I’m not around very much. I promise to have new…

Drexel Perspective Furniture, 1952

Drexel Perspective Furniture, 1952

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By RetroRuth Oh man, I loooove me some Drexel furniture! Recently I bought a bunch of vintage House & Garden magazines, which included some tremendously gorgeous ads and spreads. Case and point:  This HUGE ad I found for the Drexel Perspective line in the March 1952 issue. It even included…

Vintage Snappy Saturdays – Russel Wright American Modern

Vintage Snappy Saturdays – Russel Wright American Modern

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By RetroRuth From Home & Garden Magazine, March 1952…

Retro Shopping Roundup – Pyrex Edition

Retro Shopping Roundup – Pyrex Edition

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by Andrea If there’s one vintage/retro item I can’t seem to collect enough of, it’s gotta be Pyrex!  Here’s some more unusual items to accent your collections with from Etsy! Vintage Pyrex Poster – Gray I totally adore these posters from Pocono Modern – I have the black background one…

Vintage Car Ads From The 1950’s – Chrysler, Ford and Cadillac!

Vintage Car Ads From The 1950’s – Chrysler, Ford and Cadillac!

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By RetroRuth I hope you guys are having a reasonably good Monday! Today I am bringing you some great car ads from two vintage Home & Garden magazines I hauled recently, one from February 1955 and the other from March of 1952. These mags are just jam-packed with some great…

Vintage Snappy Saturday : The Best Years of Our Lives

Vintage Snappy Saturday : The Best Years of Our Lives

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By Sara In AZ Seriously……one of my favorite picture ever!   1957 Boy Riding a pedal race car behind 57 Dodge Wagon from seller ihaveitall2…

Your Journey Through The Canadian Rockies

Your Journey Through The Canadian Rockies

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by Andrea This past weekend, I came across an interesting little booklet from 1932 put out by Canadian Pacific, highlighting points of interest on your train trip from Calgary to Vancouver.  Let’s take a trip, shall we? Something to note – they apparently made different editions of these books for…

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