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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!…

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…

A Vintage ‘New Old Stock’ Nulco Light Is Installed At Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

A Vintage ‘New Old Stock’ Nulco Light Is Installed At Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Post Thirty-three in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we are tackling an easy project this week….changing out the outdoor light! All I had to do was shop on eBay, buy, and install……whew, I think I needed a break from all the “intense” projects so I was thrilled we could have…

Alicia and Chris Retro Renovate a Powder Room Bathroom!

Alicia and Chris Retro Renovate a Powder Room Bathroom!

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By Sara In AZ   I don’t know about y’all, but I love to see a great renovation….especially when that renovation is mindful to the period of the house! Well, I have a fabulous renovation for you all to feast your eyes upon today….so buckle up and let’s take a…

Installing A New Bathroom Light in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

Installing A New Bathroom Light in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Post Fourteen in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we are installing a new light in the bathroom!  The bathroom REALLY needed a better light as it only had a fixture with one lone bulb….and who knows what happened to the glass cover!  The new light was just the right equation of ‘brightness’ and ‘retro’…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Installing New/Old Kitchen Lighting……and A Wild Fan!

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Installing New/Old Kitchen Lighting……and A Wild Fan!

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By Sara In AZ Some of y’all may remember a post I did almost 2 years ago (EEPS…how can it be almost TWO years already!?) about our kitchen light quandary…here is a link if you haven’t seen it already. Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch: Kitchen Light Quandary…

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…

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