Pam from Retro Renovation reports that the designer of the iconic, beloved midcentury flamingo lawn ornaments -- Don Featherstone -- has died. Click on the link to read more http://bit.ly/1Ko9uOG. (To the right, Howard Lamey's interpretation of a vintage made in Japan putz house--complete with new "coconut"--and of course, pink flamingos.)
It's followed by a fabulous postcard of Alida Valli and Farley Granger in the 1954 film, Senso. Today's post at European Film Star Postcards features the work of this beautiful actress; American audiences will probably remember her best in THE THIRD MAN with Joseph Cotton.
Read more here http://filmstarpostcards.blogspot.com/2015/06/alida-valli.html
Click on the photos and enjoy!
Mark P got a good buy on these vintage G.E.
lighted ice Christmas bulbs; we need to find some of these! http://bit.ly/1GKjFXG
4th of July bird house! http://www.cardboardchristmas.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=885&p=5433#p5433
Outstanding little diorama--sort of--with house--and pug dog http://www.cardboardchristmas.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=884
WANT MORE VINTAGE? GO HERE http://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2013/04/more-fabulous-vintage-websites-from.html