Time Capsule Homes
Won’t You Be My Neighbor (Sold!) – Lincolnwood, Illinois

Won’t You Be My Neighbor (Sold!) – Lincolnwood, Illinois

By RetroRuth We are going back to Lincolnwood again this week for another great house…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Regina, Saskatchewan

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Regina, Saskatchewan

By RetroRuth This week we have a fun house that was sent to me by…

Won’t You Be Neighbor (Sold!) – Dallas, Pennsylvania

Won’t You Be Neighbor (Sold!) – Dallas, Pennsylvania

By RetroRuth This week we have a house with a really, really blue kitchen. And…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Midland, Michigan

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Midland, Michigan

By RetroRuth This week we have a fabulous home built by architect Alden B. Dow,…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor (Sold!) – Chicago, Illinois

Won’t You Be My Neighbor (Sold!) – Chicago, Illinois

By RetroRuth I have to tell you, the person who just bought this house is…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Harrison, Arkansas

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Harrison, Arkansas

By RetroRuth This week we have an AMAZING wood and stone paradise from the 1970’s!…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor (Sold!) – Youngstown, Ohio

Won’t You Be My Neighbor (Sold!) – Youngstown, Ohio

By RetroRuth This week we have an absolutely adorable cape cod! This house is located…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Lincolnwood, Illinois

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Lincolnwood, Illinois

By RetroRuth This week we are headed back to Lincolnwood, Illinois for another great time…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Mchenry, Illinois

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Mchenry, Illinois

By RetroRuth This week we are lucky enough to have a Lustron home to show…

Shopping
Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay

By Sara In AZ     Hey y’all, check out the cool stuff that is…

SAGA To Go

SAGA To Go

By Julia When we last left the SAGA saga, my husband and I found a…

Meet Me in St. Louie

Meet Me in St. Louie

By Julia A few years ago, my husband and I went to St. Louis, MO…

The Playful Planter

The Playful Planter

By Julia One of the best bargains I’ve found since I started collecting retro things…

Going Antiquing

Going Antiquing

By Julia In between Craigslist adventures, I enjoy perusing antique shops. Sometimes I have a…

Thrifty Thursday

Thrifty Thursday

By Sara In AZ   Hey y’all, I just realized I haven’t shown off any…

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay

By Sara In AZ   Hey y’all, check out the cool stuff that is up…

Stunning SAGA

Stunning SAGA

By Julia When we last visited the SAGA saga, we hit the jackpot on a…

Pretty in Pink

Pretty in Pink

By Julia Nothing says “mid-century” to me like atomic starbursts and pink. So when I…

Vintage Crafty
Meet the Marvelous Susan Halla – Maven of ‘Make It Mid*Century’

Meet the Marvelous Susan Halla – Maven of ‘Make It Mid*Century’

By Sara In AZ Make It Mid*Century….have y’all heard of this fabulous new company yet?! If you haven’t, well then…

Making Western Pin Up Dreams Come True!

Making Western Pin Up Dreams Come True!

Howdy y’all! Today we I talking all about my favorite little western pin-up outfit that was sewn just…

New Year – New {MOD} Dress!

New Year – New {MOD} Dress!

by Arleen I’ve held onto this lovely pattern for some months now, waiting to come upon the perfect…

Butterick B6453 – Like A Glove!

Butterick B6453 – Like A Glove!

by Arleen This week I took a break from gift sewing and made a little time for me-sewing.…

Mid-Century Menu

Retro Planner Series – Butter!

Time for more planning. This week I added something fun: A decoupaged journaling card for…

Company Casserole – A Vintage Recipe Test

By Sara In AZ Wait, what? Did y’all think you made it to the wrong…

Hot Dish In Minneapolis – Vintage Snappy Saturday

By RetroRuth This week Vintage Snappy Saturday is actually “Retro” Snappy Saturday! This is a…

Colonel Sander’s Tijuana Picnic on Vinyl – Vintage Snappy Saturdays

By RetroRuth I am really, really excited about this new feature on NPR, because now…

“New” Vintage Copper Gelatin Molds Added To My Collection!

By RetroRuth I hit the mother of all gelatin mold jackpots recently at my local…

Barbecue Bean Mold On Mid-Century Menu

Come on over to Mid-Century Menu  if you want to see me make a gelatin…

Potato Chip Cookies On Mid-Century Menu

By RetroRuth Last week on Mid-Century Menu I made Tom two of his favorite things…

Contests
Winner of the Kitschmas Felt Mouse Giveaway!

Winner of the Kitschmas Felt Mouse Giveaway!

By RetroRuth Thank you to everyone who entered our little felt mouse giveaway!  If you didn’t…

Fashion
Making Western Pin Up Dreams Come True!

Making Western Pin Up Dreams Come True!

Howdy y’all! Today we I talking all about my favorite little western pin-up outfit that was…

Sponsors
Meet The Talented Bella Street And Her New Novel, Mid-Century Mayhem!

Meet The Talented Bella Street And Her New Novel, Mid-Century Mayhem!

Hey, everybody! RetroRuth here, bringing you a really fun post about our newest sponsor, Bella Street,…

Curb Appeal
Meet the Marvelous Susan Halla – Maven of ‘Make It Mid*Century’

Meet the Marvelous Susan Halla – Maven of ‘Make It Mid*Century’

By Sara In AZ Make It Mid*Century….have y’all heard of this fabulous new company yet?! If…