Category Archives: Vintage Inspirations

Swingin’ 1960s

Before we moved from the swingin’ sixties pad, we did a little photoshoot to match my lovely, olive green 1965 living room and I feel the need to share it. Cocktails and all!

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My Beautiful, Vintage-Inspired Tea Party

Way in the back of our yard, there’s a lovely spot that’s shaded by a big, old apple tree. It’s a mossy little nook between a vintage, children’s playhouse and the tall, back fence. The apple tree, although very tall, droops … Continue reading

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The Vista ’63 – The Epitome of a Mid-Century Modern Home

In 1962, Seattle held the World’s Fair which was dubbed Century 21. My mom, and nearly 10 million other people, attended the fair over the six months it was open. Being that it was 1962, the fair was wonderfully futuristic, … Continue reading

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Vintage Easter Bonnet Inspiration – There’s still time!

I love, love, love owning vintage… well basically everything, but sometimes I love to get a little crafty and whip up something vintage inspired. Would you like to make a quick and easy Easter hat? There’s still time! Hit up … Continue reading

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The Magical Teatro Zinzanni’s “Hot Spot”

I WENT TO TEATRO ZINZANNI AGAIN! Ahem. I apologize, I’ll calm down now. I just get waaaaaayyy too excited about going to this magical place! As you may remember, last year I got the chance to attend Teatro Zinzanni for their … Continue reading

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Are you baking with love this Valentine’s Day?

I sure am! Although, I’m not really sure what I’ll be making, I’ll be making something for both for a Galentine’s tea and something for my guy on Valentine’s Day proper. Do you have any amazing Valentine’s Day recipes to share? … Continue reading

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The Hunt for the Perfect Vintage House

Let me start out by saying, house hunting is hard. Really hard. I’m not trying to complain exactly, but it’s truly, really hard. With my needs, wants and, most of all, budget, it’s nearly impossible to find something that isn’t … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Flowers for a Vintage Lifestyle

As you may know from a few of my other posts, I ADORE flowers. I love buying them, I love seeing them, I love receiving them and I love planting them. I’ve been thinking a lot lately about our upcoming flower holiday… … Continue reading

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My 1920’s Treadle Sewing Machine

A few months ago, I was fortunate enough to come across a treadle sewing machine in the most perfect condition and I just realized that I never shared pictures of all its splendorous details! I purchased this The Free treadle … Continue reading

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My Vintage Christmas 2014

You may think that I’ve finally lost my marbles completely based on the title of this blog, but I promise that I have realized that it’s already the end of January! It’s just that the Christmas season was so crazy-pants … Continue reading

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