Blog Archives: vintage
Retro Outdoor Thermometers
We love to mix in little hints of retro decor wherever we can. In this article, Sarah shares some of her favorite retro-inspired outdoor thermometers.
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.
My Pick of the Week – A Vintage Stunner in Brookside
This recently listed Brookside home is something to behold. Built in 1936, most everything is original, but it doesn’t look worn. It has “pink potties” as I call them, and the neatest vintage kitchen with white steel cabinetry and incredible Belgian glass tile on the walls and ceiling. Take a look!
Design Watch: Vintage Aluminum Folding Lawn Chairs
Vintage aluminum folding lawn chairs are lightweight, convenient, and fun. Learn why I love them, view photos, and find out where to buy them.
Think Beyond the Tree – My Holiday Decorating Tips (and Pics!)
I love decorating for Christmas. Here are some tips and pics to help you think beyond the tree when it comes to decorating your home for the holidays.
My Secondhand 60’s Floral Mad Men Chair
While catching up on this season’s Mad Men shows, I realized that I share the same upholstery fabric as Trudy Campbell (Pete Campbell’s wife for you Mad Men watchers). The…
Home Design Watch: Vintage Pencil Sharpeners
Sitting on my desk is a brand new set of unsharpened pencils and a vase full of dull pencils. Sadly, I have no sharpener. Well, I suppose I could scrounge…
Retro Metal Cabinets for sale
My buddy Joseph has a set of cool retro metal kitchen cabinets for sale at a reasonable price. He has the upper and lower portions, and says they are in…
SOLD! Lovely Vintage Stone Home in Waldo/Brookside
Congratulations to my clients who recently bought and sold this beautiful vintage home in the Waldo-Brookside area. This home, built in 1936, has incredible woodwork, limestone, an original bath a…