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It’s Friday! It’s Retro Revelry Day!

It’s Friday! It’s Retro Revelry Day!

Tips for single women, 1938. Beyond the tips like “Do your dressing in the boudoir”, “Don’t be familiar with the headwaiter” and “Don’t talk about clothes” is this very important insight for single women: “Don’t use the car mirror to fix your make-up”! Thank goodness for modern cars with mirrors in the visor, otherwise “…it … Continue reading

Mr. Roger’s Retro Road Trip to Tacoma

Mr. Roger’s Retro Road Trip to Tacoma

Back in Time in Tacoma, WA by Roger Morris (AKA Mr. Roger) It’s not every day that Mr. Roger goes on a road trip…as in leaving the city limits of Seattle. But I’ve had my eye on a special store in Tacoma – Midcenturyville. The store specializes in mid-century furniture and fixtures. My colleague in … Continue reading

Mr. Roger Goes Window Shopping…Online

Mr. Roger Goes Window Shopping…Online

With the typical fall weather making an early appearance here in Seattle (hello, buckets of rain!), I decided to hunker down inside and do some window shopping online. What better portal than Etsy? Dreaming about Seattle’s Indian summer which is coming soon (right?), I chose a color palette of rich golden yellows. Following is a … Continue reading