Time Capsule Homes
Won’t You Be The Brady Bunch? A Special Won’t You Be My Neighbor!

Won’t You Be The Brady Bunch? A Special Won’t You Be My Neighbor!

By RetroRuth Oh, Marcia! If you have ever dreamed of being part of the Brady…

Thursday Edition…….Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Ann Arbor, Michigan

Thursday Edition…….Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Ann Arbor, Michigan

By Sara In AZ   Hi everyone! Ruth has been crazy-busy with the move…and on…

The Happy House

The Happy House

By Julia After moving into our home, my husband and I got curious about what…

Susan’s Epic Journey to Have the Vintage Kitchen of Her Dreams – Part 3 The Big Reveal!

Susan’s Epic Journey to Have the Vintage Kitchen of Her Dreams – Part 3 The Big Reveal!

By Sara In AZ     OK y’all, today is the big day….the final reveal…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Elm Grove, Wisconsin

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Elm Grove, Wisconsin

By RetroRuth This week we have an absolutely gorgeous house from Wisconsin that is just…

Susan’s Epic Journey to Have the Vintage Kitchen of Her Dreams – Part 2

Susan’s Epic Journey to Have the Vintage Kitchen of Her Dreams – Part 2

By Sara In AZ Today we continue on with Susan………toward having the mid century kitchen…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Nashville, Tennessee

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Nashville, Tennessee

By RetroRuth Thanks to our good friend MidModMichelle who posted this adorable house on her…

Susan’s Epic Journey to Have the Vintage Kitchen of Her Dreams – Part 1

Susan’s Epic Journey to Have the Vintage Kitchen of Her Dreams – Part 1

By Sara In AZ Susan (or ‘Susan From Boston’ as she is known on the…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Yorkville, Illinois

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Yorkville, Illinois

By RetroRuth Who is ready for some glorious vintage metal cabinets? This week’s home was…

Shopping
Going Antiquing

Going Antiquing

By Julia I stumbled upon a new (to me) antiques mall not too long ago.…

Antique Store Score: Life Magazine

Antique Store Score: Life Magazine

By Julia On one of our antiquing adventures, my husband and I happened upon a…

Glamorous Glasses

Glamorous Glasses

By Julia My husband and I have been obsessed with Mad Men. The artful story-telling…

Super Secret Project – REVEALED!!!! Thursday Retro Rewind

Super Secret Project – REVEALED!!!! Thursday Retro Rewind

I was looking back in our archives and came across a series of 3 posts…

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay

By Sara In AZ     This week I am going to change things up…

Savory SAGA

Savory SAGA

By Julia When we last left off with the SAGA saga, my husband and I…

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…

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay

Kool Kitsch For Sale on eBay

By Sara In AZ   This week Fenderskirts Vintage has SO many fabulous custom vintage…

The Handyman’s Book

The Handyman’s Book

By Julia As the weather turns warmer, I’m reminded of all the home improvement projects…

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

Betty Crocker for Kids

By Julia While visiting family this past week, I stumbled upon my mother-in-law’s cookbook collection.…

‘Tis the Season- for Canning

By Julia This past weekend, my husband and I made our first batch of jam…

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…

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
The Happy House

The Happy House

By Julia After moving into our home, my husband and I got curious about what was…