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Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay–Fred Press Edition

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay–Fred Press Edition

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by Andrea Let’s spruce up our barware and servingware this week, with some great Fred Press pieces from eBay – let’s have a look!   vintage Fred Press mid-century Serv Wood cheese board ceramic tile & wood How elegant would this cheeseboard be for serving at your next get-together?  It’s…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Our Mid Century Teak Light Gets a New Lease on Life Here at the Ranch!

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Our Mid Century Teak Light Gets a New Lease on Life Here at the Ranch!

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By Sara In AZ When we first bought the ranch the light hanging above the planter was this cute little copper tone fixture. I thought it was neat but I didn’t really give it much more thought than that back then since there were SO many other things going on…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Searching For A New (Vintage Looking) Family Room Sofa

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Searching For A New (Vintage Looking) Family Room Sofa

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By Sara In AZ Mike and I have been on the hunt for a new vintage look sofa/loveseat for a few months now. We’ve had our current sofa and loveseat for eons and honestly the scale of it is just WAY to big for our family room…..plus we’d like something a bit…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Chesaning, MI

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Chesaning, MI

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By RetroRuth This week we have another great home from Michigan! The home is located at 14400 McKeighan, Chesaning Twp in Michigan. The home is approximately 4000 square feet with four bedrooms and four bathrooms. It was built in 1962 and the asking price is $339,000. The property is listed…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : The Evolution of the Hallway

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : The Evolution of the Hallway

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By Sara In AZ I know y’all must be thinking, “Hallway, what the?” What a mundane thing to post about, right? Well, I was just looking through all of my retro ranch pictures and noticed that I had a nice series of pictures showing the ‘before’ and ‘after’……and everything in…

7 Smart, Affordable Houses–Better Homes and Gardens Feb 1969 (Part 2)

7 Smart, Affordable Houses–Better Homes and Gardens Feb 1969 (Part 2)

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by Andrea   I hope you enjoyed the first part of this house series that I posted last Wednesday.  Now, I’ve got the remainder of the seven smart houses – let’s take a look!     Talk about different!  I love the varying roof lines on this one.  And the…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Installing Vintage MOE Wall Sconces in the Hallway

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Installing Vintage MOE Wall Sconces in the Hallway

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By Sara In AZ When we bought the retro ranch the hallway still retained the original vintage MOE wall sconces. I thought the sconces were super adorable but maybe not quite the ‘retro modern’ look I was aiming for. So, we decided to try a different look in the hallway…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Installing a George Kovacs Cirque “Retro-ish” Ceiling Fan in The Office

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Installing a George Kovacs Cirque “Retro-ish” Ceiling Fan in The Office

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By Sara In AZ There, I finally said it – ceiling fan. Yeah, you read that right – ceiling fan.  If there ever were two words in the retro decorating world that struck more passion… you either love ‘em or you hate’ ‘em…… “ceiling fan” is probably pretty high up…

7 Smart, Affordable Houses–Better Homes and Gardens Feb 1969 (Part 1)

7 Smart, Affordable Houses–Better Homes and Gardens Feb 1969 (Part 1)

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`by Andrea   I absolutely love browsing the building plans in vintage Better Homes and Gardens magazines – and the Feb 1969 edition has some fab homes!  This week, I’ve got the first four of the seven for you, and next week I’ll have the other three.  Let’s take a…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Changing Up The Laundry Bedroom Door

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Changing Up The Laundry Bedroom Door

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By Sara In AZ The laundry bedroom door, the laundry bedroom door, we’ve got to change that laundry bedroom door….that door was Mike’s obsession for days when we first got the house! He seriously hated it! Well, not the door itself……the “smallness” of it! OK, I have to admit he…

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