Category Archives: Vintage Finds

Men’s Jackets

When I go thrifting, I usually head straight for the men’s clothing section. I love to be comfortable in my clothes, and I have found that men’s clothing is often way more comfy than women’s. And they can be cute and stylish too! Read More →

Mad for Mod! REAL Mid Century Modern Finds

Mid century modern is everywhere and it’s HOT. HOT. HOT! The c  lean lines and simplicity of furniture built in the middle of the 20th century (1933-1965) give off a certain vibe that is fun, fresh and uncomplicated. It’s been the darling of decorating shows and Read More →

Chalk Painted Holiday Trays

REPEAT AFTER ME. PRIME BEFORE CHALK PAINTING SILVER. Chalk paint is a darling of crafters and makers because it’s generally self priming. With chalk paint you can USUALLY skip the step of priming which is glorious! However, when painting silver plate, you NEED Read More →

Weird Science. Silver Polishing Experiment and Results.

  Thrift stores have all sorts of silver and silver plate items for sale at bargain prices, but they usually make their way to the store in sorry, yet fixable, condition like mine. I recently inherited several silver pieces that were looking pretty Read More →

Mad for Mod! REAL Mid Century Modern Finds

Mid century modern is everywhere and it’s HOT. HOT. HOT! The c  lean lines and simplicity of furniture built in the middle of the 20th century (1933-1965) give off a certain vibe that is fun, fresh and uncomplicated. It’s been the darling of decorating shows and Read More →

Great Containers for Succulents- Happy Earth Week!

   It’s Earth Week so getting green with easy to care for plants sounds like the perfect idea. I’m a sucker for trendy items and succulents are HOT, HOT, HOT! They only need a spritz of water so you can put them in any Read More →

DIY: Denim + Patches

DIY Denim and Patches // All you need for this simple, cute, unique DIY project is a denim jacket or vest, a patch of your choice, safety pins/ sewing pins, needle, thread, and scissors. This project turns your simple denim into a unique, one Read More →

Vibrant Velvet and More!

The weather has been so dreary as of late that I needed some colorful additions to my wardrobe! I decided that a couple of dresses  would be just what I needed.    The first dress I found was velvet with bell sleeves and Read More →

TINY TEA PARTY: LILAC DRESSES &; DECOR

LEGACY TEA There are a lot of lovely women in my life who have known me since I was born, and now they love my little Olive, and are so happy to see her grow up as well. I decided to throw Olive’s Read More →

Solstice Chic

The Winter Solstice is almost here and the holidays are in full swing! I realized that I needed some cute clothes to wear to holiday celebrations so I went to Thrift Town! I found a beautiful vintage Victoria’s secret dress/negligee for $3.99 that Read More →