Category Archives: Vintage Canadian Ads

Wood Panelling IS NOT The Devil

Wood panelling is not the devil. But painting over wood panelling? Now that’s a sin. See how happy these people are in this ad? That’s because they have beautiful, practical, wood panelling! My Don Mills rec room had wood panelling … Continue reading

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Vintage Canadian Ads: Crittall Windows

Photo shows The Donway west at the upper left, Duncairn Road and Belton Road running horizontally at the top, with Berkinshaw Crescent on the lower right, and Overton on the lower left. Norman Ingram PS can be seen in the … Continue reading

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Vintage Canadian Ads: Dominion Linoleum

Have a gander at thisĀ old ad for Dominion Linoleum! Hopefully the lino we’re ordering today will look just as swank and cheerful. Sadly, linoleum is no longer made in Canada – I have to order mine from a Swedish company … Continue reading

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Vintage Canadian Ads: Labatt’s 50 Ale Sits Light, Sips Light

…and it’s available at the Beer Store on the Donway West. Head on over and get yourself some cold ones!

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