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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…

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…

Tuesday Etsy Roundup – The Little Homemaker Edition

Tuesday Etsy Roundup – The Little Homemaker Edition

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By Eartha Kitsch As long as there have been homemakers and toys, there have been toys about being homemakers. I can remember running around the house with my tiny carpet sweeper when I was a little girl as well as ironing doll shirts with a pint-sized iron.  No doubt, generations…

Friday Etsy Roundup – Vintage Toy Edition

Friday Etsy Roundup – Vintage Toy Edition

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By Andrea I guess I am a kid at heart, as I still love toys, especially vintage ones. My kids have enjoyed many classic toys, and I also think they can make fun display pieces in the home. Here’s some interesting mid-century ones I came across on Etsy! First off,…

Some of This, Some of That – My Latest Antique show finds!

Some of This, Some of That – My Latest Antique show finds!

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By Andrea The first of the spring antique shows was on here this past weekend, and I thought I would show you what I found! I cannot pass up vintage barkcloth, especially when it’s reasonably priced. These pieces were only $5 each, and they are fairly decent sizes. This one…

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay

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By Sara In AZ Hey y’all, check out all the cool stuff that is up for sale on eBay right now! Super tons of GREAT Christmas stuff listed on eBay right now……that Santa mail pouch……be still my heart! First up, what little girl (or big girl!) wouldn’t like to see…

Kool Kitsch For Sale On eBay

Kool Kitsch For Sale On eBay

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By Sara In AZ Hey y’all, check out all of the cool stuff up for sale on eBay right now! First up, check out this Vintage 1950s Magazine/Toiletry Metal Stand  from seller jipjoint. So cool! Isn’t this Vintage Orange and Yellow Owl Napkin Holder  from seller santosandcharlie, just the most…

Vintage Barbie Tutorial

Vintage Barbie Tutorial

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By Sara In AZ Gosh y’all, I sure do love me some vintage Barbies! I have ever since I was a kid in the 70s. When I was living in Tennessee, back then, my friend Tiffany had her Mom’s old Barbie dressed in this black sparkle-y lounge singer outfit. I was obsessed…

The Toy And Action Figure Museum in Pauls Valley, OK

The Toy And Action Figure Museum in Pauls Valley, OK

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By RetroRuth Oklahoma, O-K! I think this post proves that mid-century Americana is EVERYWHERE. When Tom and I decided that we were going to stop at the Toy and Action Figure Museum in Oklahoma during our road trip this past March, we did it out of just plain geekiness. I…

The Green Bomber

The Green Bomber

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or Pictures Of A Broken-Down Vintage Model Car By RetroRuth Whew, what a weekend.  I don’t think there is a muscle in my back, legs and butt that doesn’t hurt. Now that it is warm, Tom and I have been packing activity (mostly cleaning activity) into every second of our…