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Refinishing and Restoring A Vintage 1940s Heywood Wakefield Extension Dining Room Table – Thursday Retro Rewind

Refinishing and Restoring A Vintage 1940s Heywood Wakefield Extension Dining Room Table – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Continuing on with re-posting my Heywood Wakefield refinishing series…….we are refinishing a Heywood Wakefield Extension Dining Room Table this week! Whooooo-weeeee, this table was in BAD shape…….and I really do mean bad! I spotted it at the thrift store for $15 and really was debating purchasing it as we did not need a dining…

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…

Refinishing Our Heywood Wakefield M793 Lamp Table with Drawer

Refinishing Our Heywood Wakefield M793 Lamp Table with Drawer

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By Sara In AZ   Gosh, it’s been SO long since I posted about a Heywood Wakefield refinishing project…..it feels like a million years ago since I did a post on a H-W refinish job! I was looking back through our picture files on the computer the other day and…

Picking A Paint Color For Mom’s 1950’s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

Picking A Paint Color For Mom’s 1950’s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Post Three in the ‘Tine Capsule Condo’ series and we are picking paint colors…..oh how we fretted over the paint colors! Looking back I feel like I mulled this decision over for a million years, but in reality we didn’t really have that much time. We went with what felt…

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay

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By Sara In AZ   Hey everyone – check out these amazing Vintage Amerock Cabinet Hardware Store Displays from seller jaydee122580. Starburst Knobs….Squeeeee!!!! Vintage Mid Century Modern AMEROCK Hardware Store Salesmen Sample Display NICE!   I think “Modern Provincial” totally rocks! Vintage Mid Century Modern AMEROCK Hardware Store Salesmen Sample…

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay

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By Sara In AZ So, I came across these Starburst Ceiling Tiles on eBay the other day and I could not resist posting these up for everyone to ‘ooh’ and ‘ahh’ over! I mean seriously, they are SO cool!!! From the auction on ebay – This is a recent find…

Mom’s Kitschy 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind!

Mom’s Kitschy 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind!

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Hey everyone, I was looking through the archives and stumbled across my Mom’s condo series – can you believe it’s been almost FIVE years since I posted about my Mom’s time capsule condo?! Crazy isn’t it! Mike and I had a blast re-habbing the condo for my Mom – and…

The Iconic 1950s Woodard Sculptura Patio Collection is Available Once Again!!!

The Iconic 1950s Woodard Sculptura Patio Collection is Available Once Again!!!

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By Sara In AZ Is it just me, or is really cool patio furniture HARD to find?! I’ve been hunting around Craigslist, and the web in general,  looking for a patio set that would look right at home here at the retro ranch to no avail! I’ve been looking for…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Pretty Things For Pretty Houses

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Pretty Things For Pretty Houses

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  By Eartha Kitsch   This week’s post won’t be focusing on a single time capsule house but instead, on a few different estate sale houses that I’ve toured lately. These homes are all either destined for the real estate market or already under contract. So I guess this post…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Lake Living in Old Hickory, TN

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Lake Living in Old Hickory, TN

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  By Eartha Kitsch   Mr. Kitsch and I checked out an open house last weekend and oh, how we wanted that house. We aren’t in the market for new digs  but as the listing online didn’t show the bathroom and kitchen, I just KNEW that the house had to…

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