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A Saucy Rita for Turkey Day

A Saucy Rita for Turkey Day

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by Arleen On my recent travels to Texas, I purchased an eye-catching plaid in all the perfect fall colors. I don’t think I’ve ever seen anything quite like it. It would make a great Rita Blouse! I’ve made a couple versions so far, so I was feeling really eager and confident…

Holy Yokes! Pt. 2 of 2!

Holy Yokes! Pt. 2 of 2!

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by Arleen Last week I set out to make the sweetest little dresses you ever did see. I used this basic dress pattern I found on Etsy with several yoke variations all on the same skirt. It even included basic embroidery stitches, so you can really add all the details.…

Holy Yokes! Vintage Dress Pattern – Two ways! – Pt. 1 of 2

Holy Yokes! Vintage Dress Pattern – Two ways! – Pt. 1 of 2

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By Arleen Holy yokes! Here it is. The new (old!) wardrobe staple for your favorite little miss! Some years back I came across this pattern and added it to my Birch Sewing list. We always need to sew up samples, so it’s wise to keep an arsenal of utterly adorable…

My Vintage Apron Collection – Part 1

My Vintage Apron Collection – Part 1

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By RetroRuth If you’ve seen my recent post about making labels for my reorganized kitchen, you know I recently went through everything hanging around in my kitchen and pantry cabinets, purging and moving things around mostly just to drive Tom crazy. During that process, I sorted through my vintage apron collection.…

Retro Craft Time – Super Easy Apron Lady Magnet Labels for Vintage Kitchen Cabinets

Retro Craft Time – Super Easy Apron Lady Magnet Labels for Vintage Kitchen Cabinets

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By RetroRuth Hey guys! This week we are going to craft (or throw together) some really simple magnet labels that you can use inside or outside of your vintage metal kitchen cabinets! I recently did a huge purge and reorganizing of our kitchen cabinets, including our dishes and our pantry.…

Weekly Vintage and Retro Inspiration – Week 2

Weekly Vintage and Retro Inspiration – Week 2

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By RetroRuth Time for another fun-filled, eye-candy packed inspiration post. Thank you to everyone who sent me something amazing this week. I loved everything, and please be sure to keep it coming! This week on Instagram, midcenturylush scored pretty much the perfect vintage fridge for her kitchen! If you have…

Vintage Snappy Saturday–Let’s Shop The Clearance Racks 1963 Style!

Vintage Snappy Saturday–Let’s Shop The Clearance Racks 1963 Style!

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By Sara In AZ   Who wants to shop the 1963 clearance racks with me?! And seriously Grandma – you ROCK!!! Love that Enid Collins Purse!     Image  Vintage Photo Slide..Shopping With Mom 1960’s from iloveyoumorephotos…

Vintage Snappy Saturday–Pool Party

Vintage Snappy Saturday–Pool Party

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By Sara In AZ   We are in the dead of summer and I am pretty much dying in this heat……I think it’s about time for a swim…meet you at the pool everyone! Also, I am completely dying over that kitty swim cap…..EEeeeeEEEeeeEEeeeeee!!!     Image from My Vintage Vogue…

Retro Pattern Review–Simplicity 8672

Retro Pattern Review–Simplicity 8672

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by Andrea   It’s been awhile since I’ve had a Retro Pattern Review to share, so I am excited to bring this one to you this week!  We’re taking a look at Simplicity 8672 from 1969.     What do you do when you’ve got a super girly, Star Wars…

Vintage Paper Dolls From the 1940’s – Victory Volunteers and More!

Vintage Paper Dolls From the 1940’s – Victory Volunteers and More!

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By RetroRuth Last week I posted some awesome Cabaret and Ice Skater paper dolls from Eclectic Embrace, and here is Part II! I’ve spent a lot of time online shopping. As one will. Instagram shops and sales are fast becoming my favorite shops (can you say good deals?), and I…

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