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Going Antiquing

Going Antiquing

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By Julia I stumbled upon a new (to me) antiques mall not too long ago. Lost and Found is in a cool old factory building in Grand Rapids, MI in an area of town that used to be mostly industrial. The architecture is lovely- the outside still looks industrial while…

Antique Store Score: Life Magazine

Antique Store Score: Life Magazine

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By Julia On one of our antiquing adventures, my husband and I happened upon a full room of old vinyl records and magazines. Normally, I don’t take the time to peruse these displays as I would rather check out furniture and other décor. But this particular visit was shortly after…

SAGA To Go

SAGA To Go

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By Julia When we last left the SAGA saga, my husband and I found a creative way to locate additional pieces outside of our normal radius. After finding some more SAGA featured on a blog I was reading, we set off to St. Louis to fetch a rare piece we…

Meet Me in St. Louie

Meet Me in St. Louie

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By Julia A few years ago, my husband and I went to St. Louis, MO for our anniversary. I found some SAGA pieces on a blog I was reading and we set off in hot pursuit. We weren’t even sure those items would still be available when we arrived, but…

Going Antiquing

Going Antiquing

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By Julia In between Craigslist adventures, I enjoy perusing antique shops. Sometimes I have a specific item in mind, sometimes I just wander around in case I find a deal. Usually, though, I’m just looking for inspiration from the simple vignettes the sellers have arranged in the store. For this…

Going Antiquing

Going Antiquing

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By Julia I found a sofa on Craigslist that looked mid-century fabulous. My husband and I went to go see it, and it turns out the sellers actually had a whole warehouse full of goodies! Quality Vintage Collectibles is located in Grandville, MI. Their hours are mostly by appointment only,…

Vintage Fabric Haul – Be Still My Heart!

Vintage Fabric Haul – Be Still My Heart!

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By Arleen I was hit by a stroke of luck this past weekend! I found a great stash of fabric! FINALLY! As we walked up to the store, I noticed a sign on the window detailing the assortment of fabrics inside. I wasn’t immediately excited, but thought I should take…

Going Antiquing

Going Antiquing

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By Julia On a recent trip, I popped into an antique store to look around. I just love checking everything out and looking for mid-century gems. This trip did not disappoint! Although I don’t have any of my own, I am quite fond of Heywood Wakefield furniture. I spotted this…

Refinishing Our Heywood Wakefield Encore Night Stands – Thursday Retro Rewind

Refinishing Our Heywood Wakefield Encore Night Stands – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Continuing on with re-posting my Heywood Wakefield refinishing series…….we are refinishing a set of Heywood Wakefield Encore Night Stands this week! I scored these pieces of H-W at an antique store in Texas! These night stands were actually for sale with an entire bedroom set…a headboard and a high and low dresser.…

Shopping for Antiques in Tucson!

Shopping for Antiques in Tucson!

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By Sara In AZ   Mike and I decided to make a quick day trip to Tucson recently and, of course, we had to stop in at a few antique shops along the way. Let me tell you – the vintage/mid century stuff is getting harder and harder to find!…

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