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Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Gladewater, Texas

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Gladewater, Texas

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  By Eartha Kitsch   This week’s home is spectacular! The finishes are just beautiful and include some mind-blowing wallpaper that has absolutely made my week.  Here is a little tease for you, straight from the real estate listing: There are surprises around every corner, even though some rooms have…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Paint City

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Paint City

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By Sara In AZ Wow, it’s been quite a journey trying to figure out what paint colors we wanted for the retro ranch! To be quite honest, I started out on a totally different path…thinking we’d go WAY more bold…but in the end it just did not feel right, so…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Jazzing Up The Master Bedroom Built-In

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Jazzing Up The Master Bedroom Built-In

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Sara In AZ I think I told you all once before that our retro ranch has no shortage of built-ins…..every bedroom has one and there is also a giant one in the hallway and one in the family room. I already showed you all the built-in hutch we restored in…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Barbie Dream Houses Edition

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Barbie Dream Houses Edition

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  By Eartha Kitsch   When it comes to vintage houses, I like all kinds. I like the contemporary, minimalist ones and I like the kitschy, colorful ones. I DO have to admit though that the latter of the two really make my day. If a house has tons of…

50 Fun Mid-Century Pastel Paint Colors from Jewel Paint & Varnish Company

50 Fun Mid-Century Pastel Paint Colors from Jewel Paint & Varnish Company

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By RetroRuth Welcome to yet another Monday morning! This week I have some sweet paint treats to drive away those Monday blues. I found this little lovely stashed inside of a cookbook recently, and I was very happy. I was never a big green fan, but this picture is changing…

Opinion Time Again!

Opinion Time Again!

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by Andrea Since you awesome NPR readers have such great opinions, I am hoping you can help me out again!  I need some help picking a paint colour.       This is my faux fireplace in my living room.  It is one of the original architectural details that really…

Decorating Ideas and Color Trends

Decorating Ideas and Color Trends

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by Betty Crafter I was going to show you my finished sundress today, but the nonstop rain has foiled my photography plans. So, instead, I give you Summer 1968′s Decorating Ideas and Color Trends! First of all, I LOVE the white house with robin’s egg blue accents! The shingle roof…

Kook Kitsch For Sale on eBay

Kook Kitsch For Sale on eBay

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By Sara In AZ Hey y’all, check out all the cool stuff that is up for sale on eBay right now! Up first, this amazing Vintage Mid Century Modern Musical Instrument Wall Art from seller mikekal. Also from seller mikekal are these seal wall plaques…..SO adorable! Check out these Vintage Mid Century…

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 all the cool stuff that is up for sale on eBay right now! First up….are you having a vintage themed birthday party and you are in need of some party supplies – well how about these vintage Hallmark party goods! Check  out these…

Vladimir Tretchikoff And Other Kitsch Available As Canvas Prints, Wall Murals, Formica and More From Surface View!

Vladimir Tretchikoff And Other Kitsch Available As Canvas Prints, Wall Murals, Formica and More From Surface View!

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By RetroRuth For those of you who have been looking forever for a Tretchikoff print to add to your mid-century home, I have good news! Surface View in the UK has our favorite Tretchikoff prints available as canvases, wall-hangings, wall murals, a ceramic tile frieze for your bathroom (what what?)…

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