Jazz Age Style at the Crane Estate Roaring Twenties Lawn Party

Roaring 20s lawn party outfit

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 […]

By | 2017-08-14T16:50:49-04:00 August 14th, 2017|Events, Fashion|12 Comments

How to Dress for a Tiki Party

How to dress for a tiki party

When it comes to themed events a  tiki party is definitely in the top 10 of fun theme parties to attend.

Polynesia and Tiki culture have held a fascination for the public since way back in the 1930s, when world traveler Ernest Raymond Beaumont Gant opened Don’s Beachcomber Cafe in Hollywood.

And the trend continued to grow  based on several factors,  […]

By | 2016-07-20T11:13:56-04:00 July 20th, 2016|Events, Fashion|6 Comments

How to Dress for a Roaring 20s Lawn Party

How to dress for a Roaring Twenties Lawn Party

Another summer season has rolled around, and with it, the opportunity to go to fun outdoor vintage themed events, like a Roaring 20s Lawn Party!

Parties and weddings with a 1920s theme are still going strong since movies and tv shows like the Great Gatsby, Downton Abbey, Boardwalk Empire and Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries have captured the […]

By | 2016-06-20T12:50:04-04:00 June 20th, 2016|Events, Fashion|8 Comments
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