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I’m In The Current Flea Market Style Magazine!

I’m In The Current Flea Market Style Magazine!

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By RetroRuth Exciting news!!! I was interviewed for a little blurb in the current Flea Market Style magazine! It is just a little one-page story in the front where I talk about the hows and heck-whys of collecting vintage cookbooks, but it turned out so incredibly cute. And if you…

Removing The Musty Smell From Vintage Magazines – An Experiment

Removing The Musty Smell From Vintage Magazines – An Experiment

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By RetroRuth Recently I bought a bunch of vintage magazines off of eBay. Cheap. I am sure you already know where this story is going, right?  Gullible girl sees cheap mags, buys cheap mags, then sadly finds out why mags were so cheap. But I didn’t let my previous life…

Sewing In The Swinging 60’s

Sewing In The Swinging 60’s

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From the Eaton’s Spring/Summer 1965 Catalogue By Andrea (Sew What Fabrics) Eaton’s was a Canadian department store in operation from 1869 until 1999, who’s catalogues were found in the homes of most Canadians. Eaton’s prided itself on having quality, up-to-date products, and the offerings for the home seamstress were no…

He Wears The Cleanest Shirts In Town – A 1951 Tide Ad

He Wears The Cleanest Shirts In Town – A 1951 Tide Ad

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1963 Modern Chess By Mad

1963 Modern Chess By Mad

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By RetroRuth Just a fun comic today from a 1963 issue of Mad Magazine that Tom’s Mom and Dad brought with them last time they visited. Enjoy!…

Tuesday’s Retro Guest – Let’s Talk Fashion 1959

Tuesday’s Retro Guest – Let’s Talk Fashion 1959

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Here is another post in the Tuesday’s Retro Guest series.  Jan, or Sablemable as she is known around here, is a frequent contributor and even more frequent commentor on the blog, and I always love to get emails from her.  It is my pleasure to share some of her great contributions with…