Mr. Roger wants you to have a 1950s-style “retro-tastic” Valentine’s Day! Without “eye” shadow of a doubt, you’re a masterpiece. Be mine, Valentine!
The king of revelry holidays is approaching! Mardi Gras, friends! Get your masks and beads out, it’s time to celebrate! Enjoy a few images from The Big Easy in the 1950s.
Mr. Roger can’t resist a trip through the Etsy vortex. As many of you know, the Etsy vortex is difficult to resist. When you are looking for vintage items online, Etsy is a one-stop shopping haven! On this trip, Mr. Roger stumbled across mid-century home furnishings in ravishing red…perfect for Valentine’s Day! First stop, an …
A little 1940s calypso music for your Friday afternoon enjoyment… And don’t forget to eat your bananas!
For today’s Retro Revelry…let’s put on a little Lawrence Welk… It’s time for a Champagne Dancing Party. Wunnerful, wunnerful!
Get your Super Bowl menu in order…mid-century style! Here are a few ideas from Mr. Roger’s Pinterest page: Mid-Century Recipes. Beans, beans, the magical fruit! Beans rolled up in cabbage…”get grins, not groans” with Ann Page Beans. Hmmm, not sure about that… And speaking of “fruit”…Marshmallow Fruit Loaf! Who can resist this face? Don’t worry…following is …
How RCA Transistors Will Run Your “Electronic” Car of Tomorrow, 1964. Did they predict it or what?!?!
New Year’s Resolutions…which one should Mr. Roger pick? #1 OR #2 Images from 1951-1952 “Highlights for Children” magazine via retronaut.com
Besides selling real estate in Seattle, one of Mr. Roger’s favorite activities is checking out vintage and retro-inspired home furnishing stores around the Seattle area. When I’m not on the hunt for the perfect set of vintage highballs or Pyrex bakeware in olive green (you know what I’m talking about…with the “crazy daisy” flower pattern), …
It’s almost 2013, friends! Get your party hats ready! Let’s celebrate, vintage style (1947 to be exact)! Happy New Year!