Things We Liked This Week (9/24/17 – 9/30/17)

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Our favorite finds from the internet this past week. Dot (AtticAndBarnTreasures.com) – It’s time to start planning your Halloween pumpkin design! Not into the traditional carving? Try these cool painted and fancy bling ideas instead!  JayDee (ThirdShiftVintage.com) – Do you have any hidden gems in your attic? Take a look at this list from Antique Roadshow to […]

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Vintage decorating inspiration: 1950s contemporary meets now

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Finding vintage decorating inspiration for your modern home by browsing periodicals and books from a favorite time period is a vintage lover’s happy place. House and Garden’s Complete Guide to Decorating (1953) is powerhouse mid century resource; a stylebook with pictures, illustrations, descriptions and guidelines on lots of the home decor trends from the 1950s. […]

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Things We Liked This Week (9/17/17 – 9/23/17)

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Our favorite finds from the internet this past week. Dot (AtticAndBarnTreasures.com) – Sooooooo many commercials advertising the yummy goodness of pumpkin spiced everything! Coffee, cakes, doughnuts, creamer, pies (of course!) and even sausage seem to be injected/lathered/glazed or dipped in “pumpkin spice”. So exactly what is it? Here is one recipe – make some for […]

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Lovin’ Vintage – Get The Look

      Antique Victorian Brooch, Hearts and Flowers, c. 1910 vintagerenude.com Vintage Silverplate Tea Set with Pot, Tray, Sugar Bowl, Creamer, c. 1950’s thirdshiftvintage.com Vintage Industrial Wire Mesh Basket, Handled girlpickers.com Antique Loving Cup Trophy Best Pullet, KY State Fair, c. 1915 nextstagevintage.com Vintage Loose Powder Jar For Vanity Decor atticandbarntreasures.com Antique Tole Painted […]

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10 What if’s from Mother Nature

What If: the daily forecast was warm and sunny everyday? What If: it rained just enough for the flowers and trees to grow? What If: the breeze was always just right for sailing?   What If: the ocean waves were always “Hang Ten” worthy?   What If: the mountains maintained the perfect fresh powder for […]

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Things We Liked This Week (9/10/17 – 9/16/17)

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Our favorite finds from the internet this past week. Dot (AtticAndBarnTreasures.com) – We made it! Still suffering from Hurricane Irma brain fog I attempted to write a short post for you describing the community spirit and bonds that are formed before, during and after a hurricane. This writer’s article tells it nicely. It is a […]

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