Re-vamping our reallllly ugly Salvo living room table with mint green paint and a sort of a polka dotted collage-y to-do. I’m using an old, beat up 1973 Seventeen magazine that is making me way too happy. In 1973, Seventeen was all sewing patterns, meatloaf recipes, how to become a stewardess, and “when are you going to get married, already?”

This is a work in progress. Pics when I’m done, promise!

I’m also giving this a good, hard listen:

Look at me! I'm pretending to be on vacation.

Love and Libraries and Less-Ugly Tables, Ingrid

About magpielibrarian

Youth Services Librarian, Mediocre Crafter, Urban Magpie, Glitter Addict, and Worshiper of Ridiculous Outfits, Emerging Leader 2012, Former Rainbow Book List Member, and GLBT RT Director-at-Large! This is what a librarian looks like, kids.

2 responses »

  1. Ria says:

    That’s really interesting, about what old Seventeen magazines used to be. I love looking at things like that, seeing how times have changed. Makes me wish I could find some older teen magazines like that for myself!

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