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Mold-A-Rama 50th Anniversary Display At Brookfield Zoo!

Mold-A-Rama 50th Anniversary Display At Brookfield Zoo!

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By RetroRuth On a recent trip to visit family in Wisconsin we were able to stop by the Brookfield Zoo to check out the awesome 50th Anniversary Mold-A-Rama display! Going on right now until Labor Day, (according to the Mold-A-Rama Facebook Page) there are three special vintage molds running right now…

Vintage Paper Dolls From the 1940’s – Victory Volunteers and More!

Vintage Paper Dolls From the 1940’s – Victory Volunteers and More!

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By RetroRuth Last week I posted some awesome Cabaret and Ice Skater paper dolls from Eclectic Embrace, and here is Part II! I’ve spent a lot of time online shopping. As one will. Instagram shops and sales are fast becoming my favorite shops (can you say good deals?), and I…

Meet Maryellen – The MOST Adorable (and Retro) American Girl Doll Ever!!!!

Meet Maryellen – The MOST Adorable (and Retro) American Girl Doll Ever!!!!

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By Sara In AZ Ok, I about hit the floor when I accidentally came across the newest American Girl doll to hit the shelves – Maryellen! She is an American Girl doll styled from the 1950s and just about the cutest thing I have ever seen! I do not own…

Vintage Paper Dolls From the 1940’s – Cabaret Girls and Ice Skaters

Vintage Paper Dolls From the 1940’s – Cabaret Girls and Ice Skaters

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 By RetroRuth So, anyone else have a late summer cold? I sure do. In fact, my late summer cold has blossomed into a lingering and annoying case of pneumonia. Whee. Since I’ve been pretty much resting constantly, I’ve spent a lot of time online shopping. As one will. Instagram shops…

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay–Terrific Toys Edition

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay–Terrific Toys Edition

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by Andrea I think toys are definitely one of the tings that really fall into the “they don’t make ‘em like they used to” category.  There are some seriously cool mid-century toys to be had out there on eBay, here’s some of my favourite picks.     Vintage Debbie’s Dream…

Wednesday Finds!

Wednesday Finds!

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By Andrea   I had another super successful weekend of garage sale-ing this past weekend, and I’ve got some awesome finds to share!   OK, to be fair, this isn’t really my find, it’s Ella’s.  But how cute is this set of vintage Tuppertoys (which happen to match my vintage…

Toy Story : The Later Years

Toy Story : The Later Years

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By Sara In AZ I recently came across this funny little online  article poking fun at how our toys from the past have “aged” just like us – and what they are all up to these days! I got a chuckle out of it and thought y’all would too, so…

Reproduction Vintage Toys For Your Christmas List!

Reproduction Vintage Toys For Your Christmas List!

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By RetroRuth So, did you think you were done with your Christmas shopping?  I thought I was finished, too, then I came across all these awesome reproduction toys and my list got a lot longer! Some of these are mid-century, but I had to add some awesome toys from the 1980’s…

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…

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