Vintage Christmas Gift Wrapping Paper

Vintage Christmas Gift Wrapping Paper

Christmas Gift Wrapping Paper Vintage Wrapping Paper I can’t pass up vintage Christmas wrapping paper. It’s one of my favorite vintage things along with holiday postcards, greeting cards and other ephemera of the holiday season. The paper is luxurious and the patterns are so great. So I wanted to show

Weekend Finds and 1 Vintage Rule You Shouldn’t Break!

Weekend Finds and 1 Vintage Rule You Shouldn’t Break!

Check out my weekend finds! A vintage beaded handbag, pair of silver candlesticks (or chrome) one brown pottery mid century lamp, another midcentury lamp, this time a desk lamp. Haven’t researched anything yet. Last but not least an unidentified piece of art pottery with an amateur look yet a really

Vintage Garage Family Christmas

Vintage Garage Family Christmas

Christmas Vintage As we prepare for the Sands (Griswold) family Christmas, I thought we’d share some of our very favorite Christmas vintage.   Jim and I collect all year round.  We look everywhere for special pieces for our collection. Many pieces this year came from Vintage Garage Chicago.  We usually spend our

Matt Goes for Midcentury Modern Furniture

Matt Goes for Midcentury Modern Furniture

Matt Goes for Midcentury Modern Furniture To celebrate the 5th season of Vintage Garage Chicago, we gave away $250 “Garage Bucks” to spend at the April season opener. Chicago designer Kevin Grace (HGTV, “Steve Harvey” show) was on hand to help our winner spend his bucks wisely (which he did on Midcentury

Narrative Mercantile Has The Perfect Cocktail Recipe

Narrative Mercantile Has The Perfect Cocktail Recipe

Vintage Cocktails by Narrative Mercantile It’s 5 o’clock. Work sucks. You deserve a drink. Narrative Mercantile has the perfect recipe for vintage cocktails. INGREDIENTS: 1 Beat-up old buffet/hutch/credenza. The closer to looking to have come from a dumpster, the better. 1 Large 48 State flag. Because Alaska is cold and