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Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Installing a Vintage NuTone Starburst Doorbell

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Installing a Vintage NuTone Starburst Doorbell

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By Sara In AZ Ok, so we had a perfectly good doorbell here at the ranch. Yes, it was original and there was no problem with it at all but………………. …………it wasn’t this epic NuTone starburst doorbell!!!!! Squee!!!!! RetroRuth and her Mr. gave Mike and I this doorbell as a gift…

DIY Trends in Home Decor for ‘74–McCalls Needlework and Crafts Spring/Summer 1974

DIY Trends in Home Decor for ‘74–McCalls Needlework and Crafts Spring/Summer 1974

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by Andrea   Let’s take a peek at some of the DIY home decor trends from 1974.       My post could almost be subtitled “Or, What’s Old Is New Again”, as these designs are currently experiencing a revival in some capacity!         Although in many…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Installing a Bush Brothers Starburst Star Line Toilet Paper Holder

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Installing a Bush Brothers Starburst Star Line Toilet Paper Holder

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By Sara In AZ We are in the home stretch of the Star Line starburst accessory installation……only one more accessory to go! This bathroom just would not have felt complete to me if it didn’t have a starburst toilet paper holder to go along with all of the other starburst…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Installing a NOS Bush Brothers Starburst Star Line Towel Bar – Part 2

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Installing a NOS Bush Brothers Starburst Star Line Towel Bar – Part 2

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By Sara In AZ Seriously, y’all cannot imagine my excitement as we were about to hang the towel bar! I know, I know….it’s just a towel bar…….but it’s a vintage starburst towel bar!!! My *dream* towel bar! We thought the towel bar would look (and work)  best on the wall…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Installing a NOS Bush Brothers Starburst Star Line Towel Bar – Part 1

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Installing a NOS Bush Brothers Starburst Star Line Towel Bar – Part 1

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By Sara In AZ Ok, now we are onto my last  new old stock starburst bathroom accessory….the ‘mystery’ accessory I mentioned last week – the towel bar! The towel bar was my very first purchase of the Star Line accessories and I’ve just been pining to hang this towel bar…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Installing a NOS Bush Brothers Starburst Star Line Soap Dish and Toothbrush Holder (and a Towel Ring too!) – Part 2

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Installing a NOS Bush Brothers Starburst Star Line Soap Dish and Toothbrush Holder (and a Towel Ring too!) – Part 2

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By Sara In AZ Ok, it’s finally installation time!!! YAY!!! Here is the wall to the left of the sink – we knew we wanted the towel ring installed here for sure. We are trying to determine the correct placement for the towel ring…..seriously, you can’t imagine how much you…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Installing a NOS Bush Brothers Starburst Star Line Soap Dish and Toothbrush Holder – Part 1

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Installing a NOS Bush Brothers Starburst Star Line Soap Dish and Toothbrush Holder – Part 1

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By Sara In AZ Ok, I have a confession to make…..I’ve been hoarding starburst bathroom fixtures! Whew, it feels SO good to just finally get that out there! hee! Seriously though, I have loved the Star Line vintage starburst bathroom accessories since probably the day I was born….I’m pretty sure…

Product Review–Howard Restor-A-Finish

Product Review–Howard Restor-A-Finish

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by Andrea I am sure many of you out there have heard of Howard Restor-A-Finish before, but for those who haven’t, my post today will show you why I like this product so much!   I recently picked up this solid wood sideboard at a thrift – I’ve been on…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : New Vintage-y Mosaic Tile Flooring in the Laundry Bathroom

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : New Vintage-y Mosaic Tile Flooring in the Laundry Bathroom

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By Sara In AZ We always knew we’d be replacing the flooring in all of the bathrooms here at the ranch – it was just a matter of when. We both thought the bathroom off of the laundry would the best bathroom to start our bathroom re-flooring extravaganza…….as it was…

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay–Sprucing Up Your Outdoors Edition

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay–Sprucing Up Your Outdoors Edition

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by Andrea Spring has finally sprung in a lot of North America, and it’s got me thinking about the outdoors.  Here’s some great finds from eBay sure to bring a mid-century touch to your yard!   Vintage Mid Century Patio Furniture surf line brown jordan era Oh, do I ever…

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