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Shopping for Antiques in Tucson!

Shopping for Antiques in Tucson!

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By Sara In AZ   Mike and I decided to make a quick day trip to Tucson recently and, of course, we had to stop in at a few antique shops along the way. Let me tell you – the vintage/mid century stuff is getting harder and harder to find!…

Time To Say Goodbye to Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo…The Final Wrap Up – Thursday Retro Rewind

Time To Say Goodbye to Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo…The Final Wrap Up – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Post Thirty-five in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we have come to the end of the road….again.   It is hard to believe I originally posted this series 5 years ago, back in 2012……where o where does the time go?! I wanted to let all of you know that Mom…

New Vintage MOE Dining Room Light Installed in Mom’s Time Capsule Condo! – Thursday Retro Rewind

New Vintage MOE Dining Room Light Installed in Mom’s Time Capsule Condo! – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Post Thirty-four in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we are installing a more period appropriate light in the dining room. We found this dining room light at a thrift store and bought it on a whim….I’m SO glad we did as it worked out perfectly in Mom’s dining area! By Sara In…

Atomic Starburst Stencils In Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo…A Tutorial – Thursday Retro Rewind

Atomic Starburst Stencils In Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo…A Tutorial – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Post Thirty-two in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we are having some fun decorating with starburst stencils! This was a super fun and easy project to do – it just takes some time and patience to make the stencils, but once you get going you will be so happy with…

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay

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By Sara In AZ Hey y’all, check out the cool stuff that is up for sale on eBay right now! Oh my gosh……SO sweet…check out this New Old Stock Vtg bathroom set plastic curtains drapes & bath mat 40s 50s swans pink 2 pc from seller vintagethatgirl. This seller has other colors…

Vintage Atomic Star Knobs are Installed in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo Kitchen – Thursday Retro Rewind

Vintage Atomic Star Knobs are Installed in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo Kitchen – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Post Twenty-nine in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we have stumbled across some vintage knobs in a salvage shop that were just way TOO cool to pass up….so we decided, at the very last minute,  to change out all of the knobs in the kitchen from retro chrome to…

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay

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By Sara In AZ Hey y’all, check out the cool stuff that is up for sale on eBay right now! I must admit – I do have a deep. deep love for vintage poodle items! Check out these fabulous BARTH & DREYFUSS OF CALIFORNIA GOLD & CREAM HAND TEA TOWEL w…

A Vintage Air King Vent Fan Gets A Special ‘Spa Day’ at Mom’s 50s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

A Vintage Air King Vent Fan Gets A Special ‘Spa Day’ at Mom’s 50s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Post Twenty-six in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we are trying to figure out what to do with Mom’s vent fan cover. It had at LEAST 10,000 coats of paint on it…ok, well maybe just 9,000! 🙂  Anyway, we finally figured out what to do with the vent fan…

New Old Stock 1960s Country Prints “Calico Kitchen” Linen Tablecloth by Robert Darr Wert

New Old Stock 1960s Country Prints “Calico Kitchen” Linen Tablecloth by Robert Darr Wert

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By Sara In AZ   I thought this Country Prints tablecloth (that I have for sale in my Etsy shop Museum of Kitsch) was so special it deserved a post all it’s own. I found this tablecloth a while back at an antique store kind of hidden behind some other…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Vintage Poodle Appliance Covers!

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Vintage Poodle Appliance Covers!

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By Sara In AZ   What’s a girl to do when she wants to cover up those unsightly “modern” appliances?! Well, when I came across these vintage poodle appliance covers from seller karloffsidekick I knew exactly what I would do! 1950s POODLE DOG Broiler Cover & Table Runner ESTATE FRESH…

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