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Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Butterfly Beauty in Hartford, WI

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Butterfly Beauty in Hartford, WI

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  By Eartha Kitsch   This week’s home is absolutely fantastic both inside and out. I’m even going to go out on a limb and say it’s “perfection” with its dramatic architecture, amazing windows and an interior that would do any mid-century home enthusiast proud.   This property is located…

Vintage Sewing Shopping Roundup – Kitchen Edition

Vintage Sewing Shopping Roundup – Kitchen Edition

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By Andrea Fun kitchen accents are a great way to spruce things up or change up the look of your kitchen for the seasons.  Here’s some great patterns from Etsy and eBay for some inspiration! First up this 1970 McCalls pattern: This pattern would be so adorable to add a…

Vintage Flea Market Finds!

Vintage Flea Market Finds!

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By Sara In AZ Soooooooo, there was a Flea Market a few weeks back and of course we HAD to go check it out! Even thought we don’t really “need” anything it’s always fun to go walk around and you just never know what you are gonna find. And what…

Adverts For The Home – 1950 Style

Adverts For The Home – 1950 Style

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By Andrea I originally had a totally different plan for what I was going to share with you NPR readers this week.  However, when I was looking through the March 1950 issue of Better Homes and Gardens, I was totally blown away by the awesome ads – I ust had…

Vintage 1950s 1960s Panelyte and Formica Laminate Sample Chips

Vintage 1950s 1960s Panelyte and Formica Laminate Sample Chips

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By Sara In AZ I recently bought these old retro laminate chips from my friend Redwin, owner of Sweet Lorain The Vintage Department Store in Cleveland Ohio (if you need vintage anything and are in Cleveland this is THE place to go y’all!), and I just HAD to scan them…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Modern Magnificence in Canton, OH

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Modern Magnificence in Canton, OH

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  By Eartha Kitsch This week’s home is fantastic. California redwood details along with beautiful terrazzo and beamed ceilings. I can’t think of a single thing that I don’t like about this house. It’s sleek and cozy at the same time and right down to the interior design, it’s gorgeous.…

The Retro-ification of my Refrigerator and Some Other Odds and Ends

The Retro-ification of my Refrigerator and Some Other Odds and Ends

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by Andrea This week, I’ve got a couple of little projects we did around the home, and a sneak peek at an upcoming tutorial! First up – my fridge.  When we bought this house nearly 7 years ago, we knew one of the areas that was going to need the…

Doot Doot Doot……BREAKING NEWS…….Doot Doot Doot……BREAKING NEWS on Sara In AZ’s Epic House Search……Doot Doot Doot……

Doot Doot Doot……BREAKING NEWS…….Doot Doot Doot……BREAKING NEWS on Sara In AZ’s Epic House Search……Doot Doot Doot……

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By Sara In AZ You know how people always say to ‘singles’ out there looking for love, “Just stop looking so hard and your true love will come along soon.” Maybe it’s the same way with houses??? Mike and I have been looking for a retro house for a LONG…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Lakeside Dream Home in Fox Point, WI

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Lakeside Dream Home in Fox Point, WI

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  By Eartha Kitsch   This week’s home is fab-u-lous. It’s one of those where I wish that I could just buy the house, including all of the furniture and just move on in!   This home is located at 6970 N. Bartlett Lane in Fox Point, Wisconsin. It’s listed at…

1950s Atomic Wall Sconce Light Score!

1950s Atomic Wall Sconce Light Score!

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By Sara In AZ I picked up this retro, atomic looking light a few weeks ago and I really love it! Honestly, to me there is nothing like an amazing vintage light….they just don’t make them like this anymore! The top needed new brass cap ends for the posts that…

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