Category Archives: 1950s Era

Sold! Vintage Mid Century Hanging Strawberry Salt & Pepper Set with Metal Vine Stand

This vintage set of strawberry salt & pepper shakers is in great condition; it doesn’t take up a lot of space at the table and adds an old world touch. The mark on the base is EP.zinc. Condition: Excellent. No … Continue reading

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Sold! 1950s Era (?) Tomato Juice Breakfast Glasses, set of 7

I’ve searched through literally hundreds of photos across the internet and cannot find these breakfast juice glasses anywhere. The only items that came close were a rare Dunbar brand which has almost identical tomatoes and vines, but the shape of … Continue reading

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SOLD. Vintage 1950s Cotton Summer Dress in Blue

In the 1970s I had a similar summer dress…. loved it!  It’s a style that just seems to stay in fashion. This is a vintage 1950’S summer cotton dress by Maggi.  It’s sleeveless with a white scoop neckline adorned with … Continue reading

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SOLD. Adorable Vintage 1950s Party Dress in Red Lace

A very sweet dress in a surprising bright red! This is a vintage 1950’S red lace party dress with cap sleeves, and a scoop neck.  It’s fully lined, has a satin band under the bust with a bow in the … Continue reading

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WHOA! Check Out These Great Vintage Dresses!

I don’t yet have these dresses in my possession (the auction is still going on, and I have to travel to New Hampshire tomorrow to get them), but I wanted to give you all a quick preview of some new … Continue reading

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SOLD! Ceramic Pouncing Leopard Lamp – 1950s Era

This is a very colorful lamp depicting a pouncing leopard.  I almost think it was made by someone taking a ceramics class rather than commercially produced, because of the combination of colors, but then again, research shows several variations of … Continue reading

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SOLD! MCM Gold Colored Atomic Style Wire Vinyl Record or Magazine Rack

This is a wonderful little vintage metal wire magazine / record rack in a gold-colored finish.  Dating back to the 1960s, it has four little round feet. If you’re looking to add original MCM items to your home and ambiance, … Continue reading

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Wise Man Mosaic Tile by David Holleman – 1958

David Holleman Studio Pottery Mosaic Plaque. – Titled “Wise Man,” dated 1958, 12 1/4 x 10 inches. David Holleman was an amazing artist and this piece gives you a taste of his talent.  Summarizing his life for this blog would … Continue reading

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Coming Soon – Lots of Small Furniture: MCM and French Provincial!

We just got a load in last night, and haven’t had a chance to organize or price anything yet, but here’s a sneak preview of what’s coming! There’s everything from a couple of ladders, to a wooden ironing board, a … Continue reading

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SOLD! Update: MCM Kidney-Shaped Desk and Chair – Apparently It Really Was a Vanity – Best for a Small Person or Youngster

This is a great little Mid Century Modern (1950s era) kidney-shaped desk and matching chair by Aristo-Bilt.   Or at least, I thought it was a desk, based on previous research. In that research, I only found one item by this … Continue reading

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