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A New Retro Sink and Dishmaster Faucet Are Installed in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

A New Retro Sink and Dishmaster Faucet Are Installed in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Post Twenty-five in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we are moving into the kitchen and installing a new sink and faucet for Mom! We weren’t sure what kind of sink to get Mom initially, but when I saw Kohler offered a small sink in a color called “Sunlight Yellow” I…

New Knick-Knack Shelves in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

New Knick-Knack Shelves in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Post Twenty-four in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we have moved into the family room…..to the built-in to be exact! Making the wood shelves was a fun and easy project for us to complete and I love that Mom has this sweet little built-in in the family room…it really…

Retro Bathroom Shower Reveal In Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

Retro Bathroom Shower Reveal In Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Post Twenty-three in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we are all finished up with Mom’s bathroom!!! This week we have the final reveal of the Shower area in the bathroom. Wow, when I think back to the time we dedicated to this one little bathroom it pretty much blows me…

Holiday Turquoise Retro Bathroom Reveal in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo!!! – Thursday Retro Rewind

Holiday Turquoise Retro Bathroom Reveal in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo!!! – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Post Twenty-two in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we are FINALLY finishing up Mom’s bathroom!!! This week we have the final reveal of the Holiday Turquoise paint on the cabinets and the reveal of the bathroom vanity area in general. Oh gosh, it took a really, really, really long time to…

Installing The New Kohler Bathroom Faucet In Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

Installing The New Kohler Bathroom Faucet In Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Post Twenty-one  in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we are installing the bathroom faucet! EEeeeEEeeee!!!! It FINALLY feels like we are wrapping up this one little room we have been working so hard on! We had a little hiccup along the way when we were installing the faucet, but good…

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 Old Stock Hall Mack Soap Holder in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

Installing A New Old Stock Hall Mack Soap Holder in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Post Nineteen in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we are still trying to wrap up the many projects dealing with the bathtub area. Luckily, installing the chrome soap holder did not take nearly as long as dealing with those valves! Also, interesting to note – I just looked at the…

Changing Out The Shower Water Valve Stems In Mom’s 50s Time Capsule Condo – Eeks!!!! Thursday Retro Rewind

Changing Out The Shower Water Valve Stems In Mom’s 50s Time Capsule Condo – Eeks!!!! Thursday Retro Rewind

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Post Eighteen in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we are once again in the bathroom, this time dealing with the ancient leaking valves in Mom’s tub/shower. This was seriously one of the MOST unnerving projects we did at the condo….would it work out??? Maybe it won’t work out? For weeks…

A NuTone Commodore Medicine Cabinet Is Installed in Mom’s 50s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

A NuTone Commodore Medicine Cabinet Is Installed in Mom’s 50s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Post Seventeen in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we are still in the bathroom! Wow, ALL this work in one tiny little room! We decided to install a retro style mirrored medicine cabinet in place of the plain mirror….a few years down the road I can say we definitely made…

New Grout AND A New Toilet in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

New Grout AND A New Toilet in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Post Sixteen in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we are still in the bathroom….cleaning the grout this time! This bathroom is the ONLY bathroom in the condo so we knew we had to get it “right”! Looking back at my pictures I’ll just bet that Mom was terrified when we first started…

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