Fabulous promo ad for the 1947 film Dark Passage starring Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall.
It's followed by a page of vintage Christmas gift tags--just love the charm and innocence of the illustrations--courtesy of Joanne O. Click on the photos. We especially love the one with the "putz house" in the glass container.
A wonderful Christmas village putz display in a hardware store window; there's a large German
putz house in the foreground. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K0mUfw-9OH4
And now the latest "sale-ing" adventures of Rob and Monica. Yes Virginia, we would have killed for the vintage greeting card
scrapbooks -- lots of vintage Christmas and one very hideous - sorry Rob and Monica - chair! Click on the link http://bit.ly/1vXGf8u
Blumchen has brought in some really outstanding "classic, old world" nativity scenes--terribly pricey--but some VERY nice pieces--made in Germany by Marolin--designed by Julius Weigelt in 1937-1938; click on the link http://bit.ly/13w9Ujg AND...Want more vintage?
Go here http://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2012/05/more-everything-crotons-fabulous.html
And don't forget: the December issue of THE CHRISTMAS TIMES(TM) IS OUT http://www.everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2014/12/the-december-2014-issue-of-christmas.html
Classic cardboard townhouses by Crate & Barrel kits are back http://www.villagesquarecrafts.com/