Take something you love -- a letter, envelope, ticket stub, etc. (Ideas from site pinned: "I can think of a hundred things I could have blown up. Sentimental notes between your grandma and grandpa; cool cigar labels; vintage matchbook covers; vintage ads; childhood pictures…the list is endless.") & have image blown up at a printing place like Kinko's & have it framed to hang & use as decorative wall art. Idea from Blueprint Magazine.
Pete Hawley created a provocative style for Jantzen advertising in the 1940's and 1950's spanning 17 years. He illustrated over 100 magazine ads for swimsuits, lingerie, sweaters and other fashions.