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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!

Four Great New Year’s Party Ideas

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There are many different ways people celebrate on New Year’s Eve: with friends, going out to dinner, bringing in Chinese food, or for the non-party person, simply catching up on some sleep. Everyone has their own traditions. If you’re up for something different this year and looking for some new party ideas, we’d like to

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DIY Decorating Project: Creating a Fun, Functional Laundry Room

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We recently received photos from a customer named Cindy showing us her completed laundry room renovation and the signs she purchased from us to decorate the finished room. This is the note Cindy sent along with the photos: “LOVE LOVE LOVE your stuff.  Following this email will be a few photos from my laundry room

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DIY Decorating Project: Mom’s Fabulous 50’s Kitchen

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  We recently came across a blog that features a gorgeous 1950’s kitchen decorating project that we just had to share! The author of the blog, Kim Baer Cowden, describes how her mother and stepdad took the kitchen in their newly purchased home from rundown 1970’s grungy to 1950’s fabulous.     The photos in

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Vintage Paint By Number Paintings As Retro Decor

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One fabulous hobby from the 1950’s has made a return as a vintage decor item as well as a collectible in its own right—the paint by number paintings. This wonderful pastime has become a great way to hang authentic paintings on your wall without having to pay high prices for it. These pieces are generally

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Decorating Ideas with Colorful Circus Wall Decals and Vibrant Metal Carnival Signs

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Using carnival and circus themes to decorate a game room is a great alternative to the usual beer, sports and hunting memorabilia. Adding festive, colorful circus decor brings a fun, frolicking atmosphere to any room. To set the mood, what could be more fun than an old-fashioned popcorn machine popping out buckets of hot, buttery

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The Magic of Vintage Globes and Decorating Ideas With Globes

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I really have a weakness for vintage globes. What I consider a very appealing characteristic is that they were made with such a wide variety of colors. There are vintage globes printed in pastels, primary colors and some in nearly neon colors. Another thing I love about globes is they way they invoke a wistfulness

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Atomic Office Featuring Wall Borders & Decal Sheets

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When you’re looking to quickly and easily change the look of a room in your home or office, consider using our wall decal borders. They’re affordable and easy to apply on any smooth surface. They can be removed when you’re ready for a new look and come in a 48 x 6 inch length. Watch

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