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Thursday Retro Rewind – March 1956 : Let’s All Go On A Honeymoon Trip With Sally Jo and Dean – Part 1

Thursday Retro Rewind – March 1956 : Let’s All Go On A Honeymoon Trip With Sally Jo and Dean – Part 1

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Since we are in the “wedding and honeymoon” season right now I thought it would be fun to re-run this series I originally posted about 4 years ago. Let’s follow along as Sally Jo and Dean go on their honeymoon trip…. 1956 style!  By Sara In AZ I have to…

Vintage Finds!

Vintage Finds!

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By Sara In AZ Here are some of my recent vintage finds! Love these cute Witco like wood fish and seahorse wall plaques! It’s Alfred Shaheen fabric!!! Wow!!!   I could not pass up this amazing perforated metal waster paper basket! I am a total sucker for chalkware figurines…..I adore…

Vintage Finds!

Vintage Finds!

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By Sara In AZ   I just realized I haven’t shown any of my vintage/thrift store finds lately! I found this super sweet vintage wedding cake topper, as you can see it’s not perfect, but I love it anyhow! I totally had these exact same Playskool wooden puzzles when I…

Refinishing Our Heywood Wakefield M328 Desk Bookcase…….The Definitive Post If You Want To Refinish Heywood Wakefield Furniture Too!

Refinishing Our Heywood Wakefield M328 Desk Bookcase…….The Definitive Post If You Want To Refinish Heywood Wakefield Furniture Too!

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This post was originally published in 2012 and is my most in-depth post on refinishing Heywood Wakefield furniture. As I posted about various pieces of H-W I had refinished in the past people would leave comments that they’s like to see a step by step process of my refinishing process…..I decided…

Shopping for Antiques in Tucson!

Shopping for Antiques in Tucson!

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By Sara In AZ   Mike and I decided to make a quick day trip to Tucson recently and, of course, we had to stop in at a few antique shops along the way. Let me tell you – the vintage/mid century stuff is getting harder and harder to find!…

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 Snappy Saturday – Happy New Year!

Vintage Snappy Saturday – Happy New Year!

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By Sara In AZ   Have a safe and fabulous New Year….and try not to get any drinks poured on your head!       Image Vintage Kodachrome Slide..Ring in the New Year..1962 from seller iloveyoumorephotos…

ALERT! NEW Paper Sleeves For Your Vintage 1950s 1960s Aluminum Christmas Tree Branches!!!!

ALERT! NEW Paper Sleeves For Your Vintage 1950s 1960s Aluminum Christmas Tree Branches!!!!

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By Sara In AZ   I wanted to re-post this in case anyone missed it last month! Is your Aluminum Tree tired, rundown, listless……well, instead of feeding it some Vitameatavegamin you might want to consider getting it some brand NEW paper branch sleeves!!! How many of you out there have…

Vintage Snappy Saturday – Wishing You The Most Fabulous Holidays Ever!

Vintage Snappy Saturday – Wishing You The Most Fabulous Holidays Ever!

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By Sara In AZ From everyone here at No Pattern Required, we wish you all the most joyous holiday season….and I hope you all receive every little gift your heart desires!     Image Vintage Photo..Cleanin’ Up on Christmas..1960’s Original Photo from seller iloveyoumorephotos…

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…

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