If you geek out on sewing machines as much as we do, then check out the Vintage Sewing Center and Museum in Tulsa, Oklahoma. … [Read more...] about There’s a Sewing Machine Museum in Tulsa
The New York Times reported a lot on the first production Model T, which was built in 1908. But it wasn't until 15 years later that the iconic newspaper mentioned the phrase "auto upholstery." … [Read more...] about NYT’s First Reference to ‘Auto Upholstery’
There's a surprise hidden in the 1964 ½ Ford Mustang that sheds light on the iconic muscle car's automotive history. … [Read more...] about Pop the Original Mustang’s Steering Wheel Cap for a Surprise
We take automatic convertible tops for granted. But, as trimmers who work on lots of classic cars know, there was a time when tops had to be manually lowered and raised. … [Read more...] about Cadillac’s Automatic Drop Top was a Really Big Deal
Opel is renown for such vehicles as the Astra, Insignia and Corsa. But did you know the German automaker produced sewing machines before getting into the car business? … [Read more...] about Did You Know that Opel Made Sewing Machines?