1951 Classic Colonial
It comes as some surprise when going through the mid century publications how traditional people were in their tastes. And it's fascinating to see how many versions of this room exist. This one is particularly simple but has all the essentials. Source: Better Homes & Gardens See Midcentury Home Style for related images.
"Bicentennial Chic" - heck to the yeah -
What is "Bicentennial Chic" and how to get this look? I explore this 'new' style trend including through the pages of a mid-1970s Ethan Allen catalog -- the best!
TELL CITY LOVE SEAT SETTEE SETTLE ROCKER ROCKS W/ PADS
TELL CITY LOVE SEAT SETTEE SETTLE ROCKER ROCKS W/ PADS in Home & Garden, Furniture, Sofas, Loveseats & Chaises
I finally (well I should give credit where credit is due - the intrepid husband found them AND he also found my great grandmother's baby doll! More about that down the road - she's like a giant Frozen Charlotte or whatever the name of those china doll heads you see everywhere now.) found a box of my mother's recipe clippings up at the house. They used to be in a kitchen drawer but living in their former home, was now a huge quantity of kitchen towels (too funny! my mother must have had the…