Monthly Archives: July 2012

Cool Alert! Mid Century House For Sale on Cottonwood. Needs Love.

One of my all time favourite ‘Mid Century Modest’ houses in Don Mills is for sale, at 9 Cottonwood. Not easy to see her fifities lines and structure in the photo because of the overgrown yews and Japanese Maples, but … Continue reading

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Don Mills Split Level by James Murray

This likely came from a 1950’s Canadian Homes and Gardens Magazine, although I don’t know which at the moment, I just came across it digging through my files! A great house, possibly on Deepwood Crescent judging from the size and … Continue reading

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Well Now I’ve Seen it All… Don Mills Jeans!

Now here’s a mystery I really have to get to the bottom of (pun intended). I just found these jeans on Ebay. Used, and selling at the bargain price of 389 dollars. Stitched on the butt under the DSquared brand … Continue reading

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The Mississippi Belle: A Restaurant from the Time Machine

I have a soft spot in my heart for crazy theme restaurants… but I never knew there used to be one in Don Mills, until now! This gem of a postcard just turned up on Ebay. Located at 793 Don … Continue reading

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