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Refinishing the Vintage Blonde Interior Doors to Heywood Wakefield ‘Wheat’ in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

Refinishing the Vintage Blonde Interior Doors to Heywood Wakefield ‘Wheat’ in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Post Thirty-one in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we are trying to decide what to do with Mom’s poorly painted interior doors. It certainly was a dilemma for the ages….did I want to take on yet another refinishing project?! No, I really didn’t, but I felt Like I HAD to…

Vintage Screen Door Makeover at Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

Vintage Screen Door Makeover at Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo  – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Post Thirty in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we are turning our attention to Mom’s screen door! I was thrilled that the screen door in Mom’s Condo was the original wood door with a wrought iron accent at the bottom, but boy – the poor door was in desperate…

Vintage Atomic Star Knobs are Installed in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo Kitchen – Thursday Retro Rewind

Vintage Atomic Star Knobs are Installed in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo Kitchen – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Post Twenty-nine in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we have stumbled across some vintage knobs in a salvage shop that were just way TOO cool to pass up….so we decided, at the very last minute,  to change out all of the knobs in the kitchen from retro chrome to…

New Casement Windows In Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

New Casement Windows In Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Post Twenty-eight in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we are having two new windows installed in the condo! We really all debated about changing out these windows for a good long time, in the end I think we made the right choice…keeping some of the original steel casement windows and changing…

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…

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