Mid-Century Modern Blog of the Week: The Vintage Life.

by Chris Gardner

Dave and Rebecca from The Vintage Life started the blog, in their own words, to "share our passion for living the vintage lifestyle. From the home we own and fill with 1950 and 1960s items to our vintage camper and boat, we are proud to be vintage through and through. Join us on our vintage journey, so far it has been a great ride."

Mid-Century Modern Blog of the Week: The Vintage Life.

Over the last few days, they've been featuring a series of vintage postcards they found in an now-closed antique store in Columbus, WI.

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Mid-Century Modern Finds at Urban Outfitters

by Chris Gardner

The fine folks at Atomic Addiction have been doing a little window shopping...web browser window shopping, that is, and they've been peering into UrbanOutfitters.com, the website of the tries-to-be-too-hip-for-its-own-good-but-still-a-great-place-to-get-all-the-cool-stuff-you-see-online brick and mortar store found near university campuses and other metropolitan neighborhoods.

Mid-Century Modern Finds at Urban Outfitters

Among the finds include two 50s-inspired but not kitschy shower...

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Plasticland's Cool Retro-Styled Christmas Cards.

by Chris Gardner

Plasticland's Cool Retro-Styled Christmas Cards.

If you're like me, then you're simply insane for the holiday season, and get totally stoked by all that invokes the magic of Christmastide, and are totally okay with embracing it now that Halloween and Election have come to a close.

And if you're like me, things that seem as if they were designed in the late 40s to the early 60s just look fabulous, regardless of the season.

So, if you're like me, you'll dig these retro-styled Christmas cards...

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