Dining room slip cover was clearly out shined by the vintage mix and match table setting: depression glass, china, silver plate pitcher, and more.
Tis the season for hostess gifts. Don't get caught with the typical bottle of wine for your holiday party host / hostess; kitschy vintage gift ideas.
post updated 12-04-16 I found gorgeous set of Homer Laughlin Virginia Rose china. It's beautiful, but the staining on some of the pieces detracts from how pretty it is. I saw a post by A Southern Vintage Table, and I owe her a huge thank you! She has some great cleaning tips, and a post … Continue reading restoring vintage china: simple & quick way to remove stains
I hope you had a fabulous Thanksgiving with friends, or friends and family! We officially have a new Thanksgiving tradition; we hooked up our lil vintage trailer, drove that whole mile to the beach and set up the dinner table at Huntington Beach State Beach parking lot to enjoy our Thanksgiving dinner. We have one big … Continue reading coffee liqueur kahlua recipe for your holiday cocktail party
Four elements that will upgrade your table setting for holidays or entertaining; On a dime if you like. I prefer to shop thrift store or estate sales!
The main ingredient to hosting a tiki cocktail party is rum, lots of varieties and lots-of-rum. Then there is the spectacularly kitschy vintage barware, dishes & decor. I sprint for vintage tiki anything at estate sales. To the "Godfather" of Tiki, Ernest Gnatt aka Donn Beach aka Don the Beachcomber, we thank you!
It's surprising how busy I've been since going full time with Atomic Hostess, all in a very good way! We can see the vintage kitchenware dissipate from the living room, listings are going up on the sites, furniture is being refurbished - all very good stuff. I have been meaning to write this … Continue reading kickapoo joy juice – illicit hooch cocktail recipe
The real purpose of this blog post was to real reveal the dining room table slip cover. After taking pictures, I noticed it was all about the table setting.