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, […]
In previous posts I’ve mentioned that I get a lot of inspiration for outfits by studying vintage fashion magazines or following fashion bloggers who incorporate vintage into their wardrobe. Another way I get inspiration is to collect online images of favorite vintage looks and save them on Pinterest boards.
Polyvore used to be one of my favorite ways to create mood boards […]
Recently I was out shopping in an antique mall with a friend and discovered this 1960s spring weight coat in one of the booths. My eye was immediately drawn to the print. When I got closer I realized it was made of a beautiful silk twill and very well made. There also was a Joan Leslie by Kasper […]
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 […]