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Home Furnishings & Interior Design [Ebony, 1977]

“Four approaches to beauty and comfort.”
These very 1970’s interior design delights are from a 1977 Ebony magazine article which featured four different apartments.

Gold Seal Linoleum ~ Adverts [1950’s]

“The nicest things happen when you choose Gold Seal.”
These ads for Gold Seal linoleum flooring are from 1952-57.

Du Pont Paint ~ Adverts [1950’s]

“Buy the paint that’s worth the work… the beauty lasts!”
These super adverts for Du Pont paints date from 1958-59.

Edison Electric Institute ~ Adverts [1960’s]

“You live better electrically.”
These Gold Medallion Home ads are from 1965-67. Look how happy electricity makes them!

Home Improvements [Popular Mechanics, 1969-1975]

Build This Patio Appliance Centre
These are my favourite DIY and home improvement projects from various 1969-1975 editions of Popular Mechanic magazine.

Catalogue Santa’s [1960’s – 1990’s]

Just enough time to squeeze one more Christmas related post, featuring creepy life-like Santa masks, fake fire places and festive piƱatas found in a selection of US seasonal catalogues.

Vintage Christmas Decoration Adverts [1950-60’s]

Here are some Christmas decoration adverts from 1959-63.