Lots of good deals going on right now at my site, Blue Velvet Vintage. My continuing effort to downsize my business mean big savings for everyone! So now my gorgeous beaded flapper dresses have been discounted 20-30% off, depending on the style. These are extremely high quality, hand loomed reproductions of 1920s […]
Hope everyone had a great holiday season. Andrew and I took some time off and headed over to visit my sister in Dunedin, an adorable little town on the west coast of Florida, where we fed turtles in the pond behind her house and took a bike ride up to the Tarpon Springs Sponge Docks and back. That’s 15 […]
My latest obsession is vintage Christmas corsages. I remember my Mom, grandmothers and aunts always wore them during the holiday season. Here are some examples of authentic vintage ones. Aren’t they cute and festive?
So for this year’s Christmas craft project I decided to make my […]
A 1940s lounging pajama set I own inspired me to put together an outfit that would be perfect for holiday parties at home. Knowing I’d be having friends and family stopping over for cocktails and appetizers, I wanted to look festive, but still be comfortable.
The set actually comes with black satin wide leg pants, which unfortunately don’t fit me. But luckily […]
Well there’s been quite a lot to do since I arrived back in Florida. So I have been waaaay behind in my blogging. But, hey, I’m doing the best I can without making myself too stressed out. Not too long ago I used to stay up until all hours, for days on end, trying to keep up with everything. But that […]