Blog Archives: mid century
Time Capsule Mid-Century Ranch is Sarah’s Pick of the Week
This well-preserved, Mid-Century brick ranch is my pick of the week. In this post, I share photos and highlights of this very special retro home, built in 1960. Check it out!
A Visit to Dear Society, A Modern Vintage Clothing Boutique in Midtown Kansas City
Last weekend, a friend and I went shopping at Dear Society, a modern vintage boutique located in Midtown Kansas City. It’s the kind of place you can visit every week, always see something new and different, and always find at least three things you can’t live without.
Friday Links – Kansas City Love, Colorful Decorating, and a New Appliance Color
This edition of my “Friday Links” post is heavy on design and decorating. We discovered a new appliance color, a world-famous blog features a local KC home, a fun design blog with local roots, and a home filled to the brim with color and pattern.
Rare Original “Time Capsule” Mid-Century Modern Alert
This retro mid-century modern “time-capsule” home just hit the market in Prairie Village. Check out the original features and huge yard. Sarah loves it!
This Mid-Century Modern Home Near the Nelson Atkins Museum of Art is My Pick of the Week
My pick of the week is one of a small group of mid-century modern homes located just across the street from the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City. I hope that some interesting buyer with a mid-mod obsession will come along and jazz it up. It could either go very retro Mad Men, or clean, crisp and contemporary. Check it out.
Turn Your Plain-Jane Post-War, Mid-Century Ranch into a Craftsman Bungalow
As I was browsing the internet today, I stumbled onto an incredible home design conversion. What started as a plain little post-war ranch house, was artfully transformed into an attractive Craftsman-style bungalow. Learn why I think this is the perfect renovation idea for homes in Kansas City’s older, inner-ring suburbs and neighborhoods.
A “Time Capsule” Mid-Century Ranch House in Old Briarcliff
My colleague will be listing a “time capsule,” mid-century ranch house on Memorial Day weekend. If you read my blog, you know I’m a sucker for original homes; it makes me feel like I’m stepping back in time. In this post, I’ve shared a few photos and details about this upcoming listing.
Inspiration: Retro 1959 Home Magazine Features Mid-Century Modern Courtyard Homes
I recently purchased a vintage House & Garden Magazine at an estate sale in south Kansas City. The issue was published in April of 1959, and focuses on leisure. The…
An Iconic Kansas City House in the News – Outrageous Mid Century Modern Home in Crestwood Featured on NY Times
Kansas City has a few iconic properties that you immediately recognize, and the Nicol House in Crestwood is one of them. Designed as a family home in the mid 20th…