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Shelf paper with a scalloped edge. I get so effing excited when I find this kind of stuff! Not that I'll ever actually use it because... well... then it is sort of gone if you know what I mean. Even if it's in my own house. Hahaha!
DIY Stencil : DIY Stenciled Wrapping Paper with Martha Stewart Crafts
How to make a vintage jukebox - from paper, cardboard and a bit of foamboard, acetat and copper mesh
1937 Modern Kitchen. Elements that would still be relevant today include the sweeping curved counter, large window, & detailed floor.
Reduce your paper scraps by making beautiful sewn pages... by Patty Van Dorin at ramblingrose.type...
Pretty darn cute! Make your own wind-up paper butterfly. Put it inside a greeting card and it flies up when the recipient opens it! full tutorial
Keywords to find the best vintage furniture on Craigslist. Good for all the DIYers out there!
Gayware ad. I still can't imagine what it would be like to live in an age where these were on the shelf, readily available and shiny & new.
different ideas for gift wrapping
1953 Matchy Matchy Refrigerator
Source: Better Homes & Gardens. International Harvester built refrigerators too!