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Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Hanging Vintage Carlo of Hollywood (?) Pictures at the Ranch

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Hanging Vintage Carlo of Hollywood (?) Pictures at the Ranch

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By Sara In AZ Sooooo, I found some of these wild retro pictures on eBay a long while back and I just had to post about them in an effort to see if anyone else out there had ever seen anything like them too! The tiki-ish theme subject matter was…

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay–Atomic Lampshades!

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay–Atomic Lampshades!

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by Andrea It can be so hard to find a vintage lamp that either still has it’s shade, or still has it’s shade in good condition.  However, while browsing eBay, i came across seller d1paint, who make gorgeous reproduction fibreglass lampshades – here’s some of my favourite ones!   Mid…

Kool Kitsch For Sale on Etsy–All About The Repros Edition

Kool Kitsch For Sale on Etsy–All About The Repros Edition

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By Andrea Have you looked at the awesome mid-century style items being put out by the talented craftspeople selling on Etsy lately?  If not, you really should check it out – gorgeous pieces to be had!  Here’s some of my current favourite picks.   Mid Century / Danish Modern Atomic…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Let’s Hang Some Kitschy Peter Pepper Products Owl Plaques on The Wall!

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Let’s Hang Some Kitschy Peter Pepper Products Owl Plaques on The Wall!

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By Sara In AZ I picked up these vintage Peter Pepper Products owl wall plaques (try saying that 10 times FAST!) at an estate sale probably close to 15 years ago……$15 for the set of 3. I REALLY love the owl plaques and knew we’d want to hang them up…

Kool Kitsch For Sale On eBay–Talkin’ Tables Edition

Kool Kitsch For Sale On eBay–Talkin’ Tables Edition

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by Andrea   We’ve got a bit of a switcheroo this week, and I’ve got Kool Kitsch for you on Wednesday instead of Friday – and it’s chock full of awesome tables to add a retro touch to your home – let’s take a look!   Mod Mid Century End…

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…

Time For New Window Fashions–Better Homes and Gardens March 1959

Time For New Window Fashions–Better Homes and Gardens March 1959

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by Andrea   We’re taking one more peek at the March 1959 issue of Better Homes and Gardens this week to check out some mid-century ideas for your windows.  Let’s have a look!                   What do you think, readers?  I must admit…

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay–Odds & Ends Edition

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay–Odds & Ends Edition

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by Andrea   I’ve got some random cool things that caught my eye this week – let’s take a look!   Handmade Potholder Hot Pad Eames Mod Funky Mid Century These are repro, but that mid-century print is fantastic!   Vintage Set 4 Mid Century Black Red White Floral Cotton…

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…

Book Review–Style Your Modern Vintage Home

Book Review–Style Your Modern Vintage Home

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by Andrea   I recently came across an excellent book recently – Style Your Modern Vintage Home by Kate Beavis.  As you can see, I’ve got a library copy here, but I enjoyed this book so much, I plan to purchase it and add it to my home library (It’s…

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