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Won’t You Be My Neighbor Friday Edition! Portland, Oregon

Won’t You Be My Neighbor Friday Edition!  Portland, Oregon

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By Sablemable   I am always thrilled to find a modern home on the cusp of MCM because it gives us a peek at all the wonderful designs to come. This ranch home, called “daylight ranch” (is this a west coast description, gang?  I’ve never heard of that term used…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor? Normandy Park, Washington

Won’t You Be My Neighbor?  Normandy Park, Washington

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By Sablemable   Well, I found my perfect home, gang, even though I can’t afford it! This is a Frank Lloyd Wright home built in 1955.  The W.B. Tracy House is located at 18971 Edgecliff Drive SW and sits on 100 feet of waterfront property on Puget Sound.  There are…

Beautiful Kitchens

Beautiful Kitchens

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By Sablemable   Wonderful kitchens from the Thirties through the Sixties!  Enjoy!   A 1930 CRANE KITCHEN.  THE COBALT BLUE SINK IS WONDERFUL!  (photo courtesy of www.antiquehomestyle.com)   HAS ANYBODY EVER HEARD OF ALLEGHENY-LUDLAM STEEL KITCHEN CABINETS?  THIS IS A 1956 AD FROM A-L.  (photo courtesy of www.vintageadbrowser.com)   THIS…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor? Fairmont. Minnesota

Won’t You Be My Neighbor?  Fairmont. Minnesota

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By Sablemable   Where is Fairmont, Minnesota, you ask?   About 154 miles south of Minneapolis-St. Paul, close to the northern Iowa border.  Fairmont was built around a chain of five lakes, so if you love to fish or sail or boat, then Fairmont’s the town for you! And what would…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor Friday Edition! Long Beach, California

Won’t You Be My Neighbor Friday Edition!  Long Beach, California

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By Sablemable aka Jan This is a pre-MCM contemporary waterfront home that was built in 1948.  There are 3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms and 2 half bathrooms.  Lots of room here with 6,182 square feet, all for the price of $8,500,000.00.  Keith Muirhead of Equity Brokers (www.EquityRE.com) is the agent…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor? Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Won’t You Be My Neighbor?  Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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By Sablemable   Built in 1959 and a one owner home, this brick ranch is located at 518 Agnew Road.  There are 3 bedrooms, 1 full bath, 1 half bath and a 2 car garage.  Only $146,500.00, Keller Williams Realty agent, Roxane Agostinelli will show you around!  Call Roxane at…

Color My Beautiful MCM Home

Color My Beautiful MCM Home

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By Sablemable aka Jan   Remember this book?  Color guru and entrepreneur Carole Jackson brought us the wonderful world of color according to our personal coloring and classified us as seasons: Winter, Summer, Spring and Autumn.   Imagine my surprise and joy in finding an article in the April 1950…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor? Cumberland, Maryland

Won’t You Be My Neighbor?  Cumberland, Maryland

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By Sablemable aka Jan   Lots of authentic details in today’s home, located at 1030 Longwood Avenue.  Built in 1959, this stone covered home has 3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms and one-half bathroom.  There is 2,140 square feet and a full basement.  Legacy Realty, 717-597-8855 has the listing and all…

Flooring That Has Me Going In Circles, Squares And Lines

Flooring That Has Me Going In Circles, Squares And Lines

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By Sablemable aka Jan   Next to pink bathrooms, flooring designs are one of my passions in MCM homes. I’ve been studying vinyl tile colors for my own home and I got to thinking about the different ways they were laid-out.  Images are from Vintage Ad Browser (www.vintageadbrowser.com), Ad Classix(www.adclassix.com)…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor? Ottawa, Illinois

Won’t You Be My Neighbor? Ottawa, Illinois

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By Sablemable aka Jan   Todays home is brought to you by reader Kevin.  Yeah, Kevin! At 801 Chambers Street sits a 3 bedroom, 1 and 1/2 bath home built in the late Fifties-early Sixties.  The house needs lots and lots of MCM TLC.  There are prices listed for it;…

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