My Summer Kitchen and a 70′s Flashback

Summer kitchen eclecticallyvintage.com

  Are you a little bit country or a little bit rock and roll? I'm having flashbacks to my childhood filled with peanut butter and jelly sandwiches and Devil Dogs eaten out of my Donny and Marie lunchbox with matching thermos. Donny was a little bit rock and roll and I was helpless to resist his purple socks? These definitely … [Read more...]

                 

Colorful Summer Mudroom Stylin Storage

Cute summer mudroom eclecticallyvintage.com

  Summer, summer, summertime time to sit back and unwind ... flip flops popsicles beach towels sunscreen beach reads Frizz-ease In other words, lots of stuff. So I'm making my summer mudroom work double duty with the cute things on display and the clutter hidden away. Who says coat racks are just for coats? … [Read more...]

                 

Call Me June Cleaver – My Retro Yard

Love these oilcloth pillows - perfect for outside! eclecticallyvintage.com

I'm feeling very June Cleaver ... minus the perfectly coiffed hair, starched apron and wearing heels while vacuuming thing.   I'll definitely be the hostest with the mostest this summer as I liven up my yard with these bold, retro prints of my new oilcloth pillows from Modern June. I am seriously in love. The quality is amazing … [Read more...]

                 

My One Window – Four Unique Window Treatments (& My Polyester Pants)

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  Plaid, polyester, bell bottom pants paired with a multi color striped shirt, a bowl cut and a toothless grin! That was me back in the day - and there's photographic proof of it buried in a shoe box somewhere in my parents house.   I love to look at my girls class pictures through the years to see how much they've grown and … [Read more...]

                 

Shelf Styling – Displaying My Favorite Finds

Open kitchen cubbies are perfect for display! eclecticallyvintage.com

  While this desk is usually piled high with school forms, cell phones, junk mail, pieces of string, pocket change and whatever else we happen to toss on there when we walk through the door, my open kitchen cubbies are always ready for their close up. Being a self professed hoarder ... I mean collector, I love having a place to show … [Read more...]

                 

How to Dress a Bed & Updating My Bedroom (Finally)!

How to Dress a Bed eclecticallyvintage.com

I have a deep, dark, shameful secret that I need to confess because I know (or hope!) you won't judge me. I've had the same comforter for 18 years - that's 6,570 days with a few extra thrown in for leap years.   After I walked down the aisle, we bought bedroom furniture from a four poster bed to a couple of two tone night stands to … [Read more...]

                 

Operation Craft Room Fabulous Furniture

Craft Room Furniture at eclecticallyvintage.com

Because I'm happy Clap along if you feel like a room without a roof Because I'm happy Clap along if you feel like happiness is the truth ...   Happy isn't quite the right word - it's more like ecstatic? When a girl's craft room/home office/mom cave/secret escape continues to take shape, I can't help but sing. Let's take a … [Read more...]

                 

What’s Your Style? How to Define Your Style & a Giveaway

Vintage landscape wall eclecticallyvintage.com

What's my style? Hmmmm, that's hard to define. From farmhouse to shabby to industrial to mid century modern, I love it all. Somehow, my hodgepodge of finds manages to live together in peace and harmony. My Style = Eclectically Vintage of course!   By the way - a big thank you to Jenna from Rain On a Tin Roof and Jamie from … [Read more...]

                 

Tour The Crafty Camper

The Crafty Camper

Remember the Partridge Family bus?  When it came barreling down the highway, it could not be missed. Well, The Crafty Camper is a bit like that ... minus the singing and velvet bellbottoms. It's Denise's baby and she renovated this vintage, 1972 Shasta to it's former glory days and debuted it at the Philadelphia Home Show. She'll be … [Read more...]

                 

Two Upcycled Rooms & Meet Me at the Mom Cave!

Vintage suitcase dresser

  How amazing is this dining room? Only Denise from The Painted Home would come up with the idea to use a pommel horse as a bench!   Not only does she know how to turn castoffs into cool furniture and room designs but she's also hysterical. Guess what - we're going to be presenting together at the Philadelphia Home Show … [Read more...]