Time Capsule Homes
Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Sturgis, Michigan

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Sturgis, Michigan

By RetroRuth Thank you to reader Julie who sent me the link to this great…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor (Sold!) – Minneapolis, MN

Won’t You Be My Neighbor (Sold!) – Minneapolis, MN

By RetroRuth Okay, I’ve seen so many fabulous time capsules this week that have already…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Olympia Fields, Illinois

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Olympia Fields, Illinois

By RetroRuth Everyone take a couple of deep breaths before you look at this week’s…

Jacki and Dave Retro Renovate Their Forever Home – The Retro Kitchen Reveal!

Jacki and Dave Retro Renovate Their Forever Home – The Retro Kitchen Reveal!

By Sara In AZ Are you ready?! This is the day y’all have been waiting…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Leymone, Pennsylvania

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Leymone, Pennsylvania

By RetroRuth This week we have a excellent house with some great details that was…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Encino, California

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Encino, California

By RetroRuth This week reader Nick has sent us an adorable mid-century traditional/colonial home that…

Jacki and Dave Retro Renovate Their Forever Home–Installing the Cooktop and Wall Ovens

Jacki and Dave Retro Renovate Their Forever Home–Installing the Cooktop and Wall Ovens

By Sara In AZ   This week we are continuing on with the mid century…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Fort Myers, Florida

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Fort Myers, Florida

By RetroRuth Thank you very much to reader Sue who sent us this great home…

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 up…

The Swag-a-delic Lamp

The Swag-a-delic Lamp

By Julia In the process of combing our local scene for Saga furniture, my husband…

A Pair of Chairs

A Pair of Chairs

By Julia When my husband and I first moved into our house, it was a…

Perfect Timing

Perfect Timing

By Julia When my husband and I were on our recon mission to fetch my…

The New Couch

The New Couch

By Julia A few weeks ago, I shared that my husband and I visited an…

The SAGA Jackpot

The SAGA Jackpot

By Julia When we last visited the SAGA saga, I had just found the perfect…

Jacki and Dave Retro Renovate Their Forever Home – The eBay Kitchen That Captured Their Hearts!

Jacki and Dave Retro Renovate Their Forever Home – The eBay Kitchen That Captured Their Hearts!

  By Sara In AZ   Jacki and Dave – you are definitely my retro…

Going Antiquing

Going Antiquing

By Julia I found a sofa on Craigslist that looked mid-century fabulous. My husband and…

Classic Board Games: Sorry Edition

Classic Board Games: Sorry Edition

By Julia My favorite board game, hands down, is Sorry. My brother introduced it to…

Vintage Crafty
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 for lil’…

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.…

Make-Up Brush Roll Tutorial

Make-Up Brush Roll Tutorial

By Arleen   Over the weekend, I vended my first ever craft market! I heard about it on…

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
Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Norman, Oklahoma

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Norman, Oklahoma

By Eartha Kitsch   I was looking through real estate listings from all over the country…