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Model Maggie Tabberer says: Look! My New Moderne pyrex ware really lives up to it’s name…

Everything about it is in tune with today – so bright and so warm…
Woman’s Day  September 1975.

That fab pattern.  And the warmer kills me. Crazy insect like Atomic structure.
Still holding up over 40 years on though getting harder to find.

Ready to party.
$70 + post


How do I know that what you see as the color blue is the same thing that I see?
Season 3, Episode 10: The Color Blue

Tomorrowland: I can’t wait to see the new season [5] of Mad Men
starting [12.4.12]  8.30pm on Foxtel Movie Extra.

Blue Bakelite [pronounced Bakerlight] ashtray. Bakelite is an early plastic. $50

Set of 6 melamine picnic cups. $30.

Vintage Pyrex bowl, their American cousins appeared on the show.


Vintage Melamine Canister $25


Betty’s pearls of wisdom:

‘Only boring people are bored.’

‘My mother always said, ‘You’re painting a masterpiece, make sure to hide the brush strokes.’

 ‘As far as I’m concerned, as long as men look at me that way, I’m earning my keep.’

‘Go watch TV.’





Vintage Pyrex in a vibrant array of colours

This category is dedicated to my boy Luke [6] junior buccaneer

Dear People of Mad Men

I have more orange bowls for you…

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