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by retrotravelgirl
Wed Dec 14, 2011 3:26 pm
Forum: Modern Calendar of Events
Topic: ModCom holiday get together?
Replies: 5
Views: 3100

Holiday ModCom Party

by retrotravelgirl
Fri Sep 23, 2011 1:48 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Marketplace
Topic: FS: Vintage outdoor light fixtures, some indoor, cheap!
Replies: 2
Views: 4520

Outdoor Fixtures

Hello there,

Any chance you can either post pics or send over some as its hard to tell even with your fab descriptions. I am a visual person..ha ha! :roll:

Thanks,

Leslie
by retrotravelgirl
Wed Aug 10, 2011 2:59 pm
Forum: Modern Calendar of Events
Topic: 60's Soiree - Wine Tasting, Vintage Fashion Show and more!
Replies: 1
Views: 1768

60's Soiree - Wine Tasting, Vintage Fashion Show and more!

Posting for a friend and super excited for this upcoming event... *** Event Details *** In 1960, John F. Kennedy put Frank Sinatra in charge of setting up the inaugural gala and engage all its celebrity entertainers. Sinatra chartered 2 TWA aircrafts, one from NYC and the other from Hollywood. He pa...
by retrotravelgirl
Mon Dec 27, 2010 8:15 pm
Forum: Roadside Rambling
Topic: Midcentury musts for NYC?
Replies: 8
Views: 6475

Fab Food Suggestion in Brooklyn - IF you venture that far...

How I would have loved this topic when I was there a few months back HOWEVER this place is SO freakin cool and delicious. A total 50's throw back with the best home-style cooking and decor: http://piesnthighs.com/ 166 S.4th Street (@Driggs) Brooklyn NY 11211 Email us at contact@piesnthighs.com Follo...
by retrotravelgirl
Mon Dec 27, 2010 7:45 pm
Forum: Modern Calendar of Events
Topic: Elvis Birthday Weekend January 8th & 9th Palm Springs, C
Replies: 0
Views: 1819

Elvis Birthday Weekend January 8th & 9th Palm Springs, C

http://www.elvishoneymoon.com/index_004.htm I am surprised nobody posted this yet, but saw the poster when I was down there this past weekend. I have been dying to finally tour the famous Elvis Honeymoon Hideaway on Ladera Circle PLUS see the fabulous Scot Bruce perform in the living room! Who's in?...
by retrotravelgirl
Sat Nov 21, 2009 10:29 am
Forum: Modern Collectibles and Furniture
Topic: Collector of Vintage Clothes and Fabric - needs a seamstress
Replies: 2
Views: 2083

My jaw dropped....

WOW, Chris! That site is incredible and everything I ever needs to know about all things vintage. How could I have never known about that site before...ha ha! (: I just emailed the MOD since I do not have posting privledges after signing up. Thanks SO much for the tip. Hugs, Leslie P.S. Are there lo...
by retrotravelgirl
Fri Nov 20, 2009 1:01 pm
Forum: Modern Collectibles and Furniture
Topic: Collector of Vintage Clothes and Fabric - needs a seamstress
Replies: 2
Views: 2083

Collector of Vintage Clothes and Fabric - needs a seamstress

Hello fab Lotta Living people, I need help locating a seamstress with experience in altering and creating custom vintage skirts and dresses. I have several skirts that need to be made to fit a modern day woman (sadly I do not resembe Mrs. Draper or have a size 24 waist) therefore I need someone's h...
by retrotravelgirl
Wed Oct 29, 2008 5:38 pm
Forum: Modern Collectibles and Furniture
Topic: Bedroom Sets:Show me, Teach me, Tell me
Replies: 30
Views: 6647

Contact for Broyhill Brasilia

Sorry...here it is:

Telephone: 703-577-2002 Email: info@brasiliaconnection.com


www.brasiliaconnection.com
by retrotravelgirl
Tue Oct 28, 2008 10:36 am
Forum: Modern Collectibles and Furniture
Topic: Bedroom Sets:Show me, Teach me, Tell me
Replies: 30
Views: 6647

Broyhill Brasilia Line

We recently discovered this after having an entire bedroom of Wakefield furniture. There is a dealer back east who has any piece from the line that you would ever want.
by retrotravelgirl
Mon Sep 15, 2008 10:58 am
Forum: Modern Calendar of Events
Topic: LA/Burbank, Havana Before Castro book fest Sep. 20, Oct. 12
Replies: 9
Views: 1185

Havana Rivera Event -Sept 20th

Anyone going????

We are so excited for this event and I look forward to chatting the author up about Havana! (:

Leslie
by retrotravelgirl
Wed Sep 03, 2008 9:41 pm
Forum: Modern Calendar of Events
Topic: San Fernando Valley, CA
Replies: 21
Views: 4170

OMG - the best idea!

Hello new friends, Thank you so much for coming over last Sunday. I had a blast meeting you all and so happy we did this. I am totally game for doing again and will offer up my pad anytime you need us to host. Gem...thank you for the lovely note (the coolest card) and you are THE Betty Crocker of Ye...
by retrotravelgirl
Fri Aug 29, 2008 11:17 am
Forum: Modern Calendar of Events
Topic: San Fernando Valley, CA
Replies: 21
Views: 4170

Mid Mod party details...

Send me your email and I will forward you the Evite. It's this Sunday, August 31st @ 5pm.
by retrotravelgirl
Fri Aug 29, 2008 11:16 am
Forum: Modern Calendar of Events
Topic: THIS weekend in LA >>>
Replies: 1
Views: 681

Valley Mid Mod Shindig

This week we are also having the 1st ever Valley Mid Mod party for those homeowners in the SFV who love all things modern. Details in a separate post in this forum! (:
by retrotravelgirl
Wed Aug 06, 2008 8:19 am
Forum: Modern Calendar of Events
Topic: San Fernando Valley, CA
Replies: 21
Views: 4170

Meeting

Hello,

We are very excited to host and if there are any other SFV'ers that want to come let me know and I will send the evite your way.

Looking forward to meeting you all,

Leslie
by retrotravelgirl
Fri Aug 01, 2008 6:37 pm
Forum: Modern Calendar of Events
Topic: San Fernando Valley, CA
Replies: 21
Views: 4170

Kid Friendly!

We have a 1 and 3 year old if you can believe in the "museum"...ha ha! Nichols thanks for posting the pic...how DID you do that? We are tentatively planning for Augsut 31st - please email me directly so I can get a head count at retrotravelgirl@adelphia.net

Leslie
by retrotravelgirl
Thu Jul 31, 2008 9:52 pm
Forum: Modern Calendar of Events
Topic: San Fernando Valley, CA
Replies: 21
Views: 4170

Experimenting with posting pics of the pad

Forgive me if this does not work (:

Image

(added by nichols)
by retrotravelgirl
Thu Jul 31, 2008 7:20 pm
Forum: Modern Calendar of Events
Topic: San Fernando Valley, CA
Replies: 21
Views: 4170

SFV Mid Mod Cocktail Party

by retrotravelgirl
Mon Jul 28, 2008 8:35 pm
Forum: Modern Calendar of Events
Topic: San Fernando Valley, CA
Replies: 21
Views: 4170

San Fernando Valley, CA

Hello everyone, This is my first post on this forum as I usually peruse the real estate section and marketplace. I was inspired by a fellow mid mod friend in Las Vegas named Jack and a posting he recently had on his website http://www.veryvintagevegas.com Turns out there is a group in Vegas that has...
by retrotravelgirl
Thu Oct 04, 2007 8:52 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Real Estate
Topic: 1946 Valley Village Bunglow for Sale - Must sell fast!!!
Replies: 8
Views: 2407

Look forward to pics! Did you talk to Valley Modern about listing it? Yes however not modern enough for their taste, but they rock!!!! Today it offically goes on the MLS for $749,000 as we have to sell sell sell!!!! Please go to http://www.fredcoleman.com for more information. FINALLY the pictures!...
by retrotravelgirl
Thu Sep 20, 2007 6:16 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Real Estate
Topic: 1946 Valley Village Bunglow for Sale - Must sell fast!!!
Replies: 8
Views: 2407

asking price? please post pictures FSBO? or through an agent at this point? Hello, Right now the house is available and has not been listed on the MLS yet therefore a deal can be made for a lower price. However after Monday it will be listed with an agent. The asking price is $775K. I would love to...
by retrotravelgirl
Thu Sep 20, 2007 2:04 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Real Estate
Topic: 1946 Valley Village Bunglow for Sale - Must sell fast!!!
Replies: 8
Views: 2407

1946 Valley Village Bunglow for Sale - Must sell fast!!!

After 2 1/2 years of waiting for dream home it was finally offered to us yesterday so we need to sell our house fast. It should be on the market by Monday since we have to "stage it" for viewing however I am happy to send pictures to interested parties before it hits the MLS. Here is a lit...
by retrotravelgirl
Thu Apr 05, 2007 12:37 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Real Estate
Topic: Sherman Oaks, CA - Custom Edward H. Fickett, not on MLS
Replies: 17
Views: 4152

Dream House for LA People - Once in a lifetime

OMG - this house rocks!!!! You have to go see the pics on the Valley Modern website. I am still drooling from them. Can you believe the PINK stove and dishwasher!!!?? Someone loved this house for many many years and my hope is that whoever buys this house will continue to love and cherish it as much.
by retrotravelgirl
Wed Mar 21, 2007 7:58 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: Realtor Rant
Replies: 41
Views: 6365

Los Angeles Cliff May MLS Posting from a CLUELESS realtor

I saw this add for a CLiff May and I wanted to throw up when I read the last line!!!!! First off why would you do anything to this or any Cliff May other than restore and enjoy the sheer pleasure of living in one. This is a dream home - stay away if you don't see otherwise...ha ha! From MLS: The Mos...
by retrotravelgirl
Wed Feb 28, 2007 1:12 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Marketplace
Topic: eBay: NOS Mid-Century STAR KNOB TRIMS Atomic MCM Eames-era
Replies: 6
Views: 2583

Super cool knobs!!!

Where in the world did you find these????
by retrotravelgirl
Mon Feb 26, 2007 11:08 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Marketplace
Topic: WTB Moss Lamps
Replies: 0
Views: 1245

WTB Moss Lamps

Hello, I thought I would give this forum a try...I collect Moss Lamps and am totally in love with them however as you collectors know there are never enough to have...ha ha! If any of you have any or even just want to swap lamp pics (I always am marveled by the ones I see still in existence) please ...
by retrotravelgirl
Wed Jan 31, 2007 10:27 am
Forum: Roadside Rambling
Topic: Road Trip from LA to Lake Tahoe/San Francisco
Replies: 1
Views: 2315

Road Trip from LA to Lake Tahoe/San Francisco

Hello,

The family and I (hubby and 2 y/o son) are taking a road trip up north and want to make sure we hit up all the super cool/mid century modern/roadside attractions we can. Any ideas on this AND where we should stay in Lake Tahoe, San Francisco, Sacramento would be great.

Thanks!
by retrotravelgirl
Wed Jul 19, 2006 7:48 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Real Estate
Topic: Nashville, TN MCM Custom Built Ranch on Cumberland River
Replies: 15
Views: 5446

Ah...the house is gorgeous! I love your Kroehler Rotor chairs...where are you moving if you don;t mind me asking?

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