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Vintage design doesn’t need to be applied solely to the kitchen. Learn about the “then” and “now” trends in retro decorating, unique fashion, and furniture from the 1940s to 1980s, for both home and business. From retro inspired wall decor to the simplest of modern touches, we focus on the colors and aesthetics of yesteryear!

Tiki Farm Mugs: The Ipu Warriors

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This fearsome trio are the latest artist-designed tiki mugs offered by the California-based manufacturer, Tiki Farm. These striking mugs represent the formidable Ipu Warriors—sounds scary, doesn’t it? They believe themselves to be extremely intimidating, so don’t giggle when I explain that “Ipu” is a type of Hawaiian gourd. Yup, traditionally, Ipu gourds were used by

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Ice Cream Parlor Wall Decor & Recipes

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Who can resist a tasty sundae, or a thick, malted milkshake? I’m all about the chocolate soda and the banana split. No matter your favorite flavors of these frozen treats, the ice cream parlor was once the place to go after games, dates and dinner. Most of these parlors from yesteryear are long gone, but

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1950s Inspired Design Decal Sheets

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One of our latest product lines will help you transform walls, appliances, even your laptop or tablet, instantly. These atomic and boomerang design decal sheets are available in two different sizes. Just peel and stick each decal to any smooth, flat surface. Made in the USA of premium opaque polyester fabric, these high-quality decals have

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Weekend DIY: Framing That Beautiful Gift Wrap

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Now that the holidays are behind us, it’s time to take care of that crafty business from that wrapping paper or card you so adore. I typically save the nicest Christmas cards to either remake cards or to make gift tags. I also send off plenty to the St. Jude’s Ranch Recycled Card Program (kids

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