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Jo’s Restoration of Her 1957 VW Splitscreen Campervan “Barnabus” – A Guest Post from Tara Gould

Jo’s Restoration of Her 1957 VW Splitscreen Campervan “Barnabus” – A Guest Post from Tara Gould

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Happy Monday to everyone! RetroRuth here. To help you through the first day of the week we have a guest post from Tara Gould from VWHeritage. Tara is here to show off a fantastic restoration of a 1957 VW campervan. I took one look at the photos she sent and…

The Do’s And Don’ts of Authentic 1940’s Window Treatments, Plus Seven Valance Designs!

The Do’s And Don’ts of Authentic 1940’s Window Treatments, Plus Seven Valance Designs!

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By RetroRuth I was lucky enough to get my hands on a copy of Popular Home Decorations at my library book sale recently. Oh man, is this thing filled with great ideas!  It is written by Mary Davis Gillies, who was an Associate Editor at McCall’s Magazine. Popular Home Decorations…

Tunnel Of Fudge Cake On The Mid-Century Menu

Tunnel Of Fudge Cake On The Mid-Century Menu

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By RetroRuth Check out this post, with bigger pictures on the Mid-Century Menu! All Hail the Tunnel of Fudge Cake! Not only does this amazing cake have a hilarious name (snicker) and an impeccable Mid-Century pedigree (it was a runner-up in the famous 1966 Pillsbury Bake-Off) but the darn thing…