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Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Help! We Need More Light In The Family Room!!!

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Help! We Need More Light In The Family Room!!!

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By Sara In AZ   Ok, so…our family room…I’ll just come right out and say it – it’s dark! The ONLY overheard lighting we have in there are these original MOE recessed eyeball lights. Which, of course, we REALLY love and all…..but besides some other various lamps in and around…

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…

Vintage Snappy Saturday – Vintage Harlequin Barkcloth Pillows

Vintage Snappy Saturday – Vintage Harlequin Barkcloth Pillows

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By Sara In AZ   I found a small piece of this super FAB barkcloth fabric recently! I could not bring myself to just stash it away…..I thought it was soooooo cool, so I made some pillows out of it! Image from my Instagram Page Museum of Kitsch…

Vintage Snappy Saturday – Atomic Starburst Switch Plate Cover!

Vintage Snappy Saturday – Atomic Starburst Switch Plate Cover!

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By Sara In AZ   I totally LOVE these vintage atomic porcelain switch plate covers in our master bedroom!   Image from my Instagram Page Museum of Kitsch…

Vintage Snappy Saturday – Vintage Mermaids

Vintage Snappy Saturday – Vintage Mermaids

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By Sara In AZ   I am really loving seeing more and more of my vintage mermaid collection finally out on display! Image from my Instagram Page Museum of Kitsch…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : The Powder Room Bathroom is FINALLY Finished!!!!!!

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : The Powder Room Bathroom is FINALLY Finished!!!!!!

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By Sara In AZ   Whoa Nellie, I can’t believe I’m about to say this…..but we have actually completely and totally finished all projects in one room in the house…the powder room bathroom!!! I am SO excited, you have no idea, that we can finally check the box off as…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Installing Vent Fans with New Old Stock Chrome Covers in the Bathrooms!

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Installing Vent Fans with New Old Stock Chrome Covers in the Bathrooms!

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By Sara In AZ   Ok, wow! This is a very long, drawn out project…..this project started way before we even moved into the retro ranch! SO K-Razy!!! Here is the story. None of the bathrooms here at the ranch have a vent fan…not one single one. All of the…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Front Door Restoration

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Front Door Restoration

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By Sara In AZ   So, we have this front door. A solid wood front door. It’s a secret I’ve been hiding….but we’ll just bust that little secret wide open right here and now! It is the original front door from the 1960s…the decorative flower like designs match the built-in…

Retro Craft Time – Vintage Craft Master Mosette Poodle Gravel Art

Retro Craft Time – Vintage Craft Master Mosette Poodle Gravel Art

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By Sara In AZ   We are keeping the “crafty” theme going again this week but instead of making pillows we are moving onto gravel art! I bought this vintage New Old Stock  poodle gravel art kit on eBay a few years ago and I figured  since we just completed…

Retro Craft Time – Let’s Make a Throw Pillow!

Retro Craft Time – Let’s Make a Throw Pillow!

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By Sara In AZ   OK, sooooooo……I found this teeny-tiny scrap of fabric at the thrift store a while back and I could not leave it behind…..but what to do with it….what to do? I loved the atomic design so I thought – why not make a pillow! I washed…

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