Another great piece of Coca-Cola advertising illustration; this one's from 1954. They just make them like this any more. Click on the photo.
If you like the kitschy Made in Japan Christmas lighted novelties from the 50's, 60's and 70's, click on the link http://bit.ly/1d9vy0c
Never underestimate the power of color when creating your own putz. It can change everything.
Here's an example from Howard Lamey of littleglitterhouses.com:
Cathedral in grey: http://bit.ly/1dk8NkU AND the same cathedral in blue, ivory and burgundy http://www.littleglitterhouses.com/images/MariasCathedral.JPG
GLORIA SWANSON, THE CROTON CONNECTION--some great images courtesy of our Historical Society--PLUS other Croton acting notables http://www.everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2014/03/did-you-know-that-actress-gloria.html
And we couldn't resist sharing this 1967 Shamrock hotel postcard http://www.flickr.com/photos/hollywoodplace/8194154432/
Happy St. Patrick's Day from Rob and Monica--another day of "saling"--among their finds, MUSIC, MARTINIS AND MEMORIES from Jackie Gleason http://www.ouradventuresamongsttheducks.blogspot.com/2014/03/happy-st-patricks-day.html
SPEAKING OF JACKIE GLEASON--THE CROTON CONNECTION, an oldie but goodie, and his very very round house - mid-century fans rejoice http://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2012/06/part-five-you-never-know-what-youll.html