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

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

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Post Fifteen in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we are working on the tub spout! Yes, this post is ALL about the tub spout! I am sure you are all stunned that I managed to do an ENTIRE post on a tub spout, but just you wait and see….it is a pretty…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch: Hanging Retro Graham and Brown “Housewives” Wallpaper!

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch: Hanging Retro Graham and Brown “Housewives” Wallpaper!

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By Sara In AZ   OK, yes – we’ve done it again……we have hung MORE wallpaper! You might remember a post I wrote a few months back on hanging some vintage wallpaper in our bathroom. I won’t lie – it was daunting hanging vintage wallpaper, but once we got the…

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’…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch: Installing New/Old Kitchen Lighting……and A Wild Fan!

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch: Installing New/Old Kitchen Lighting……and A Wild Fan!

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By Sara In AZ Some of y’all may remember a post I did almost 2 years ago (EEPS…how can it be almost TWO years already!?) about our kitchen light quandary…here is a link if you haven’t seen it already. Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch: Kitchen Light Quandary…

Kitchen Clean Up Duty in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

Kitchen Clean Up Duty in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Post Twelve in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we are working in the kitchen! I am still amazed at how well Mom’s cabinets turned out after the cleaning and conditioning……they STILL look good after all of this time too!  By Sara In AZ So y’all, we need to do some…

Living With The Renovation Mess In Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

Living With The Renovation Mess In Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Post Eleven in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we are getting messy! By Sara In AZ I have to warn y’all……………the following pictures are not pretty! Rather, they show the complete disaster that we had the condo in during the renovation. I think there were times Mom was really worried…

Painting ‘Eartha Kitsch Blue’ at Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

Painting ‘Eartha Kitsch Blue’ at Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Post nine in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we are finally getting some color on those white walls! The color really turned out beautifully and many, many thanks (again) to one Miss Eartha Kitsch for all of her invaluable help in this process!   By Sara in AZ Oh…

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…

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 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…

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