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A Vintage Air King Vent Fan Gets A Special ‘Spa Day’ at Mom’s 50s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

A Vintage Air King Vent Fan Gets A Special ‘Spa Day’ at Mom’s 50s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Post Twenty-six in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we are trying to figure out what to do with Mom’s vent fan cover. It had at LEAST 10,000 coats of paint on it…ok, well maybe just 9,000! 🙂  Anyway, we finally figured out what to do with the vent fan…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Battle Creek, Michigan

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Battle Creek, Michigan

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By MidModMichelle Well hello folks, we meet again on this lovely Sunday! Time for another time capsule home, and this one is super cool in my book. Apparently in the early 1950s this home design won design of the year and was featured on the cover of House Beautiful. The…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Conway, Pennsylvania

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Conway, Pennsylvania

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By MidModMichelle Hey y’all, happy Sunday! Time for another time capsule home! This week we’re swinging the pendulum back from mid-century masterpiece to mid-century modest. It’s so fun to look at all types of mid-century homes don’t you think? I absolutely love seeing the design variations from that time period.…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Borrego Springs, California

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Borrego Springs, California

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By MidModMichelle Happy Sunday folks! Today I’ve got a desert modern treat for y’all, all the way from sunny Southern California. Located in the small desert town of Borrego Springs, this architect designed mid-century modern home is just fabulous! The town is fairly remote which could be a downside to…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Goodlettsville, Tennessee

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Goodlettsville, Tennessee

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By MidModMichelle We’re going to throw back to the 1950s today y’all, after exploring a really sweet 1970s time capsule last week. I need more kitsch in my life and this week’s home may just be the kitschiest, dreamiest one owner ranch I’ve seen in awhile. And y’all, I can’t…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Saint Petersburg, Florida

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Saint Petersburg, Florida

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By MidModMichelle Well folks, this Sunday brings heavy hearts regarding those affected by Hurricane Matthew- both here and abroad. I want to keep this a lighthearted place for mental decompression, but in a show of solidarity we’re featuring this charming Florida time capsule home. This home is almost entirely original…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Chicago, Illinois

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Chicago, Illinois

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By MidModMichelle It’s split-level love Sunday y’all and this one is a doozy! From original cabinets/built-ins and appliances to elaborately patterned wallpaper/carpet and stained glass windows, this one is definitely something to behold. There is a lot to love here and well, some things that aren’t totally my personal taste.…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Cedar Rapids, Iowa

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By MidModMichelle Alright y’all, we’re bringing it down out of the clouds from last week’s post, to a very modestly priced yet fab time capsule home. You can tell from the photos that this home needs some TLC, but what a brilliant diamond in the rough! And the price is…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Long Beach, California

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Long Beach, California

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By MidModMichelle Well folks, today we have a little slice of heaven out in sunny Southern California for you to feast your eyes upon. Don’t shoot the messenger, but this property is already sold. I know right?! And I so wanted to put my future lottery winnings to good use……

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Sumter, South Carolina

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Sumter, South Carolina

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By MidModMichelle Hey y’all! This week’s time capsule home is really spectacular and we can thank reader Jenna R. for bringing it to our attention! One of my favorite things about mid-century architecture is all the interesting rooflines- flat, butterfly, folded plate, single slope, etc.- and this home does not…

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