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Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween!

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  By Eartha Kitsch I come to you today in a state of absolute happiness as Halloween is my favorite day of the year. I love everything about Halloween! Heavily steeped in the nostalgia of childhoods evenings spent tromping the neighborhood in search of sugary loot, I have nothing but…

Golden Gate International Exposition on San Francisco Bay

Golden Gate International Exposition on San Francisco Bay

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by Andrea We’re going to travel back to 1939 today, and take a peek at the guidebook from the 1939 International Exposition in San Francisco.  The Exposition was located on an island called Treasure Island, which was built especially for the Expo.  Unfortunately, not much is left of the Expo…

Vintage Snappy Saturday : It’s Almost Halloween

Vintage Snappy Saturday : It’s Almost Halloween

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By Sara In AZ Getting ready for the big day!   Vintage 1960s Halloween Color Photograph from seller AlaskaVintage…

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay–Halloween Edition

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay–Halloween Edition

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by Andrea Halloween is definitely my favourite holiday!  I love the spookiness and the costumes.  I also really love vintage Halloween decor.  If you’re looking for some great last minute Halloween touches, here’s some great finds from eBay!   Vintage Hallmark Halloween Greeting Card Cat Ghost Bat Witch This Halloween…

Looking Wonderful–1971 Style

Looking Wonderful–1971 Style

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by Andrea I know when most people think of retro beauty, they think of the looks of the 40’s and 50’s.  However, I must admit that I really like some of the looks from the 70’s, especially the 70’s does 20’s and 70’s does 30’s looks.  Let’s take a look…

Vintage Snappy Saturday : The Unenthusiastic Grandparents

Vintage Snappy Saturday : The Unenthusiastic Grandparents

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By Sara In AZ I think at this point the grandparents are pretty much over having grandkids! Grandparents Holding New Baby Black and White Photograph from seller Alaska Vintage…

Vintage Snappy Saturday : The Bad Seed

Vintage Snappy Saturday : The Bad Seed

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By Sara In AZ   Mommy, you REALLLY don’t want to make me mad!     Original Antique Photograph The Bad Seed from seller DearMacyVintage  …

New Colour Schemes–Part 2–Better Homes & Gardens August 1960

New Colour Schemes–Part 2–Better Homes & Gardens August 1960

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by Andrea   Last week, we took a look at what was the news for colour schemes on the inside of your home from August 1960 – now this week, let’s check out the outside.  There’s some great ideas here! (Click on any of the pictures for a larger view)…

1930’s Through the 1950’s At the Circus!

1930’s Through the 1950’s At the Circus!

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By RetroRuth Okay, okay, you are probably getting sick of vintage circus fun from our trip to Circus World Museum in Baraboo, Wisconsin. BUT I made sure to snap some pictures of the ephemera (posters, cloth hangings, programs, etc) dealing with mid-century to give you guys a look at the…

Vintage Snappy Saturday : Vintage Volkswagen Car Dealership – Hollywood California

Vintage Snappy Saturday : Vintage Volkswagen Car Dealership – Hollywood California

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By Sara In AZ I’d LOVE to be able to walk right onto this car lot just like it is in this picture! 1950s Used car Dealer at Night Hollywood CA from seller ihaveitall2…

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