"Wisconsin", a gorgeous mid-century wallpaper design by Ilonka Karasz.
M and I were back in my hometown (Brunswick, Maine) a week ago, and some time spent combing the extraordinary clutter of the Fort Andross flea market turned up the second issue of remarkable 1950/51 design magazine Portfolio, and a huge Lewiston-Auburn Pie-Baking Contest pin for our former roommate and at-that-moment cat-watcher.

"Wisconsin", a gorgeous mid-century wallpaper design by Ilonka Karasz.

M and I were back in my hometown (Brunswick, Maine) a week ago, and some time spent combing the extraordinary clutter of the Fort Andross flea market turned up the second issue of remarkable 1950/51 design magazine Portfolio, and a huge Lewiston-Auburn Pie-Baking Contest pin for our former roommate and at-that-moment cat-watcher.