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 […]
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 […]
Usually when I encounter double knit pant suits from the late 60s and early 70s they look like this. Thrift shops are teeming with them where I live in Florida.
Because that particular frumpy look was so pervasive […]