Back in April I had a CAT-astrophe where I broke one of my fingers while trying to get my fearful feline into his carrier to go on my road trip heading north. Elvis hates riding in the car and tried to run away from me. When I went to chase after the unruly critter, I tripped and fell. I’m pretty sure I […]
Time for another yearly post about the Roaring Twenties Lawn Party held at the Crane Estate in Ipswich Ma. This is one of my favorite vintage themed events that I attend. It’s a weekend affair with tons of activities, beach parties, great bands playing jazz era music, dancing, charleston lessons, picnics, vendors selling all kinds of vintage goodies, […]
Just back from another trip out to the Brimfield, Mass. Flea Market, which is a week long event held in May, July and September . Without a doubt, this is the ultimate vintage and antique lovers dream shopping adventure. Though I’ve been going there for almost 20 years, I’ve never shared many photos or commentary on what it is like to shop […]
Yes, it’s happened again, my favorite event of the year, the 1920s Lawn Party at the magnificent Crane Estate in Ipswich, Mass.
This year I decided to make my own dress using this pattern from EvaDress. The fabric is a nice soft cotton voile from the Fleet and Flourish line designed by Maureen Cracknell. I just added lace trim […]