Dec 192014

Today I have yet another set of Christmas seals for you to print out and seal things with.

These particular seals also allow you to announce to the world that you made something.


On the back they also inform you of other uses for these seals…


although I don’t know why you would want to put a “Handmade By…” sticker on your mirror.

So here is a sheet of the stickers.  You can print them out onto sticky paper if you want and use them on packages or canning jars filled with home made food stuffs or whatever else you have made by hand (even a mirror if that’s your thing).



I love that plaid one!  But they’re all pretty nifty!

Dec 182014
Woman's Day Cookie Cookbook

From the Dec. 11, 1984 issue of Woman’s Day comes one of those pull-out style cookbooks.  They had tons of these through the 60s, 70s and 80s.  They were printed on paper that was more like kids construction paper than magazine paper, and could be easily cut out and saved for future cooking. So find […]

Dec 172014
Christmas Picture Paraphernalia 2 - Trimline and Slimline Cards

  Today we have some photo envelopes with fancy Christmas goings on on them!  Like turning your photos into Christmas cards!!  How exciting is that?!?!  And they have fancy names like Trimline and Slimline!           And then there’s just some envelopes with nifty Christmas images on them…   That’s it for […]

Dec 162014
Christmas Picture Paraphernalia

Around this time of year you see lots of these cute olde timey xmas pics.  I love seeing these pics and I love posting them.  But what I’m all about today is something you don’t see too often.  What you’re about to see today are some of the olde timey envelopes that these olde timey […]

Dec 142014
80s Christmas Tags n Seals

Today I bring you some 80s Christmas tags. How do I know they’re 80s?  I mean they have the same sorts of xmassy motifs that appear on tags of other decades.  But you know how I know???  These tags have made that fateful transition to peel off waxed paper sticky back – as opposed to the […]

Dec 122014

I’ve been a bit lame lately.  Blogwise, that is.  But that’s nothing new.  So let’s skip all the blah blah lame lamey lameo stuff and get right to the cool pics! These ads are from a Portland Oregon newspaper, The Oregon Journal, on June 2, 1953.  That happened to be the day Queen Elizabeth was […]