Today I’d like to share photos of some of my favorite vintage novelty print skirts from the 1950s and 60s. Novelty prints are also referred to as conversational prints. And it’s pretty obvious why. It’s guaranteed when wearing something in an eyecatching vintage novelty print someone is bound to engage you or at least comment on it. But please don’t fear trying them […]
The checks and plaids trend was hot last year and is still going strong for spring/summer 2018. And, like every other fashion trend it is a revival, since pretty much every decade had its version of a plaid trend.
Frankly, I’ve always loved them. Plaid and check patterns are timeless. They never really go out of style. But every […]
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 […]