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Vintage Snappy Saturday : Bad Boys

Vintage Snappy Saturday : Bad Boys

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By Sara In AZ Momma always told me to stay away from bad boys, but those sweet vintage lamps just melt my heart every time!   Vintage 1950’s photo / Tan Arm TATTOO Thug Lights a Cigarette by China Doll Lamp from seller dv33  …

Mom’s Kitschy 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind!

Mom’s Kitschy 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind!

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Hey everyone, I was looking through the archives and stumbled across my Mom’s condo series – can you believe it’s been almost FIVE years since I posted about my Mom’s time capsule condo?! Crazy isn’t it! Mike and I had a blast re-habbing the condo for my Mom – and…

Thrifty Thursday

Thrifty Thursday

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By Sara In AZ   Let’s check out my latest thrift finds! I could not pass up this little individual casserole dish…..love those stars! And yes, I had to get the Mickey coffee cup too! I guess this week was the week of dishware finds huh?! I HAD to get…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Hanging a Vintage MOE Pull-Down Retractable Light in the Kitchen

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Hanging a Vintage MOE Pull-Down Retractable Light in the Kitchen

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By Sara In AZ This is a post I meant to do a while back and then somehow it was shoved off to the side…bad me! Anyway, I am getting to it now so all is forgiven right?! This was the light that was in our kitchen breakfast nook area…

Kool Kitsch For Sale on Etsy–Orange Edition

Kool Kitsch For Sale on Etsy–Orange Edition

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by Andrea Fall has definitely arrived up here in Alberta, Canada, and it’s got me thinking one of my favourite fall colours – orange!  Let’s take a look at some of my favourite orange mid-century picks from Etsy.   Set of 3 Vintage 1970s Bowls – Ovenproof Schott Mainz Jena-Glas…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : I Think the Dining Room is Finally Finished!

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : I Think the Dining Room is Finally Finished!

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By Sara In AZ I think I can say we *possibly* have the very first “completed” room here at the ranch – the dining room! I decided to go with a Asian-ish theme in the dining room. I’ve had that shadowbox with the Asian flair for ages now and I…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Installing “New” Retro Vintage Post Path Lights

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Installing “New” Retro Vintage Post Path Lights

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By Sara In AZ Some of y’all might remember this picture I posted a few months back…..we went to a flea market and found those post lights at the rear of the picture for $5 each. We brought them home and I cleaned them up and gave them a fresh…

Kool Kitsch For Sale On Etsy–Green With Envy Edition

Kool Kitsch For Sale On Etsy–Green With Envy Edition

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by Andrea   In this week’s instalment of my colourful Kool Kitsch series, I’ve got some great green finds – let’s have a look!   MId century green ceramic tiki tumbler / hawaiian decor retro barware Who doesn’t love tiki?  This fantastic ceramic tumbler would be great to add a…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch: A Tale of Two Sputnik Lights – Part Two

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch: A Tale of Two Sputnik Lights – Part Two

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By Sara In AZ OK, so, like the title says – this is a ‘tale of two sputniks’ and this is the reason why……… We stumbled upon this vintage Sputnik in a local thrift/antique store by pure accident. Actually, it was Mike who spotted it as I had completely missed…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch: A Tale of Two Sputnik Lights – Part One

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch: A Tale of Two Sputnik Lights – Part One

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By Sara In AZ Many of you might remember the post I did a year and a half ago about the well priced  Lowe’s Sputnik I found/bought from our local Lowe’s. I was super pumped we’d finally found a Sputnik we could afford! Of course we knew we’d be moving…

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