Summertime And The Front Porch

Discussion in 'Your Vintage Home' started by fashion frank, Aug 2, 2018.

Do you hang out on your porch in the summertime ?

  1. Yes

  2. No

  3. Sometimes

  1. HadleyH1

    HadleyH1 One Too Many

    I do not have a front porch, like I said, but I must say this time, I like porches well that too :p car wise lol

    but seriously....I live by the sea on a hill....houses here do not have porches ....but we do have a lil bit of a filtered view!:D which is verrrry nice!
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  2. drmaxtejeda

    drmaxtejeda I'll Lock Up

    Mexico City
    Well, how about some pics of your front porch, Bowen? I am really curious. I only catch small glimpses of it from your pics, and you do seem to spend a long part of your day in it.

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  3. AbbaDatDeHat

    AbbaDatDeHat I'll Lock Up

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    Ha ha..Max my porch is nothing special. It’s old and messy with potting stuff sitting around. I had plants everywhere for years but have given most away.
    The only thing special about it is when my dogs on it.
    Here’s the panorama from my throne.
  4. Zachary

    Zachary One of the Regulars

    Vienna, Austria
    I lived at my parents‘ house at the countryside from age 7 thru 20 (now I’m 28 yrs old). In the garden, there’s a formerly fully functional motor home standing, which, however, is far beyond its zenith. Flat tires, rain damage inside, some makeshift windows. Right next to it there’s a flat concrete surface that once served as a base for a gasoline tank. This summer, we threw a big garden party, and the caravan and concrete surface came in handy. We attached a tent roof to the caravan, and, Voilá! we had plenty of shadow. I played the role of DJ (to use a completely anti-vintage phraseology), and guess the style I played. Vintage, of course. Modern titles just came out of my MacBook according to my request programme. And if someone requests Katy Perry, I have no option but to comply, for peace’s sake.

    The party began around noon, and the only thing I regret is that I didn’t dress vintage. For the sake of our guests’ happiness, I wore Opposuits’ Flaminguy suit (very funny). My plan was to change to a tuxedo with ivory jacket at 6 p. m., but Alas! I didn’t take the fact into account that every single one of our guests came with little children, so the last guests left at 4 p. m.

    However, the faces of the people when I did some magic tricks with them outweighed everything.

    So that’s the story of what can be rather most be called our “front porch.”

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