The Golden Gate Bridge Turns 83: Happy Birthday to Our Grand Lady of the West!

This week celebrates a momentous moment in art deco history: the day that the Golden Gate Bridge officially opened on May 27th, 1937. From symbols of America’s resilience from sea to shining sea, to her disastrous cameo appearances in films like Planet of the Apes and Godzilla, the Golden Gate Bridge remains a fixed icon… Read More The Golden Gate Bridge Turns 83: Happy Birthday to Our Grand Lady of the West!

Thrifting Vintage: Tour A Historical Dream Home and Steal The Owner’s Thrifting Tips

Story and Photos by C.L. Shoemaker Judy is an avid vintage lover, antiques collector, thrifter extraordinaire and self-taught interior decorator. Her home, situated in historic Guelph, Ontario is a delight from the moment you walk in the door. The abode immediately impresses visitors with its gorgeous vintage design. Filled with beautiful tapestries, antique china and… Read More Thrifting Vintage: Tour A Historical Dream Home and Steal The Owner’s Thrifting Tips

Spode’s Christmas China: The Story of an American Holiday Household Tradition

By Marjorie Magazine Atop the table settings of most families in America during Christmastime, you might find a familiar dinnerware only seen during the festive season. Fir green trimmed china stamped with a beautifully decorated illustration of a Christmas tree adorned in colorful decor with Saint Nick at the top– that’s the Spode signature china… Read More Spode’s Christmas China: The Story of an American Holiday Household Tradition