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Vintage Snappy Saturday – Welcome To Terror Land

Vintage Snappy Saturday – Welcome To Terror Land

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By Sara In AZ   I don’t know about you, but I’d think twice before going into any amusement park ride that had a GIANT demonic looking Jack in the Box sitting outside!   Image A Visit to Terror Land..1950’s from iloveyoumorephotos…

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…

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’…

New VCT Flooring In Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

New VCT Flooring In Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Post Thirteen in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we are finally getting flooring!!!  It was such a blast choosing the flooring for Mom’s condo – she wasn’t afraid of a little color! We, unfortunately, had some hiccups with the VCT installation so I DEFINITELY recommend hiring someone who knows his trade and get…

Painting the Doors At Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

Painting the Doors At Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Post eight in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we find Mom painting for the very first time in her whole life! I must say that she did a pretty darn good job…and those doors looked GREAT after she got done painting them! Whoooo-Hoooooo Mom!!! By Sara In AZ So, we are…

Updating The Electrical In Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

Updating The Electrical In Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Post seven in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we are updating the electrical panel. It really, REALLY needed to be done and I am so glad we could afford to do it…..plus I think we just needed a break after all the flooring demo! By Sara In AZ I…

Removing the Flooring In Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

Removing the Flooring In Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Post six in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series…..the removal of the flooring. Ugh. This was seriously the most horrible thing we did at the condo I kid you not. All the dust wreaked havoc on us and we were sick for a good while after we finished up the flooring…

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  …

Vintage Wallpaper Hidden In Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

Vintage Wallpaper Hidden In Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Post five in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we uncover vintage wallpaper hidden behind the mirror in the bathroom…..I was SO completely excited to see all the different layers of wallpaper and how it evolved throughout the years. My absolute favorite wallpaper in her bathroom is still the original wallpaper – the Daisy ‘Pop-Art’ wallpaper…if only…

Prepping For Paint in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

Prepping For Paint in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Post four in the ‘Time Caspule Condo’ series and we are onto prepping for the paint! I can honestly say that I DON”T miss my old best friends the spackle and the caulking….though I had to get reacquainted with them in a BIG way when we bought our very own time…

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