Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Hanging A “New” Old MOE Front Porch Light

By Sara In AZ I am pretty sure that we had the MOST ramshackle front porch light I have ever seen on a house here at the ranch! The poor thing had definitely seen better days as all of the glass was broken out and if you even ventured to touch the top of the light it would practically collapse in your hands! It was definitely not the original front porch light – there was a “Made in China” label on the back, so we did not feel bad about removing it ....more

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – St. Joseph, IL

Thank you very much to Nancy, who is the mid-century house maven running Mid-Century Modern Real Estate Worldwide, for the head’s up on this beauty! This lovely home is owned by the purveyors of furniture at Furniture Lounge, and you can really see it in the photos! There is some great stuff in this one! ...more

Vintage Snappy Saturday : Schulman Academy Theatre Inglewood California

By Sara In AZ Anyone up for a movie? Schulman Academy Theater Inglewood California Photograph...more

Kool Kitsch For Sale on Etsy–All About The Repros Edition

By Andrea Affiliate Links Have you looked at the awesome mid-century style items being put out by the talented craftspeople selling on Etsy lately?...more

Thrifty Thursday

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Major League Rhubarb, 1957 – Mid-Century Recipe Test

I had some extra rhubarb in my garden this week, so I decided to put it to good use. And cover it with bananas and ketchup. This is Major League Rhubarb! ...more

Finally! Some Vintage Finds!

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Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Installing a Vintage NuTone Starburst Doorbell

By Sara In AZ Ok, so we had a perfectly good doorbell here at the ranch. Yes, it was original and there was no problem with it at all but………………. …………it wasn’t this epic NuTone...more

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Black Mountain, North Carolina

By RetroRuth This week we have a little home that is way more kitsch than mod. This house is located at 12 Greenbriar Road in Black Mountain, North Carolina. It is about 1400 square feet with three bedrooms and two bathrooms ....more