Posts Tagged ‘throwback’

1977 – The Year of the Funky, Funky Quilt

By Kerry

If you read yesterday’s post, you’ll know that I have quilting on the brain right now. So, I turned to my trusty copy of Better Homes and Gardens Patchwork & Quilting from 1977. You can probably guess that 1977 was a supremely good year for funky, funky quilts. Need photo evidence? How about this: It’s […] Read more…

Groovy Crafts A-go-go!

By Kerry

I’m finally starting to get over my strep throat…so, Suge the house rabbit chose this morning to demand a trip to the vet. Now we’re both on antibiotics…poor Mr. Candyfloss is putting up with a lot this week, folks! I thought I would flip through one of my vintage crafting magazines – specifically, McCall’s Needlework […] Read more…

Super 70s Retro Crafting!

By Kerry

The wonderful world of crafting! It can be comforting to know that the more things change, the more they stay the same. For instance, braiding with scrap materials (in this case old nylons): You may look at that identically dressed mother/daughter duo and think, “Oh, how quaint.” But, a quick search on Pinterest reveals that […] Read more…

What ever happened to the Swedish Smorgasbord?

By Kerry

I’ve written before about my love for vintage recipe books. I thought it would be fun to do a series of Throwback Thursday posts where I examine some of the entertaining and crafting ideas that were popular in the past. Looking at what is popular on Pinterest today, I’m sure that in 20 to 30 […] Read more…