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Posts tagged ‘Vintage’

Older items, lifestyles or anything else that brings up that old-timey feel

Shakespeare's Memorial Theatre in Stratford-on-Avon, England.

Photochrom Postcards

Photochroms (also spelled photochromes) are postcard varieties born from chromolithography. These stunning images make wonderful collectors’ items. How are photochroms made? Black and white photo negatives…

The Power of Pineapples

Ah, the humble pineapple — a wonderful tropical fruit that’s tasty in fruit salads and smoothies. But when it comes to pineapple, there’s more than meets…

The Art of Petit Point

The Arts and Crafts Era from the late 1860’s to the early 1900’s resulted in high-quality creations that relished traditional craftsmanship. Most of these were simple…

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