30 December 2009

Orange Crush...

Certain vintage colors conjure up feelings for me of days long gone. Orange is one of them. It isn't the orange of today that is super bright. Rather, it is a deep shade that reminds me of autumn. Admittedly, it isn't a favorite of everyone, but to me it evokes memories of growing up. Of old photos. Of my childhood. Here are a few that I just adore on etsy:

Here's a super cool 13 piece set of trays from happydayvintage. Oh how I love these!

Another great item is from jherrmann who is also an Etsy seller. I think this Anchor Hocking pitcher is great for parties or for every day!

Everyone needs a cool, vintage Pyrex bowl so why not one in orange? This harvest mixing bowl is awesome as is, but can also be used as a popcorn bowl and more! This one is from vitalvintage:

Your retro kitchen wouldn't be complete without some orange mugs! Here are a couple from Etsy sellers:

These are from southernladysvintage:

...and these are from jwhite2's shop:


  1. Great finds! Thanks so much! I'll try to help spread the word about your post!

  2. What a fun post! I just love happydayvintage... definitely a fav for sure. :)

  3. I like vintage stuff that stil looks updated. These items do.

  4. yummy orange items and retro cool!