Welcome to my little midcentury world. I love all things retro and midcentury, including our home that was built in 1960. We are slowly but surely restoring and renovating, keeping it’s original charm throughout! Thrifting is one of my favorite hobbies, and if you are like-minded, you know the thrill of finding that perfect, vintage treasure!
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Now that we got the base of our refresh done in the bathroom — tile cleaning, painting, etc. the fun part of decorating has commenced! I wanted to share some of the new goodies I’ve gotten to brighten up the space. I never really had spent time before bringing color or spice into the room… Continue reading Decor ideas for your midcentury bathroom
We’ve been plugging away on a minor bathroom refresh — not a gut by any means but refreshing and working with what we have. We still have two bathrooms in our house (on main floor) with all original finishes. They are great bones and easy to work with, to keep the vintage feel. I started… Continue reading Midcentury bathroom refresh
There aren’t many products I’d call a miracle, but Peek Metal Polish & Protecting Cream is one of them! Someone recommended it to me when we did our kitchen renovation in 2019, to help clean up our brass hardware. It worked wonders and we have since ordered many more tubes! I’ve even been using it… Continue reading Brighten up vintage brass with Peek cleaner