Vintage Velvet for Quebec City Trip

70s floral velvet skirt

For this year’s fall foliage road trip my husband wanted to include a few nights in Quebec City, since neither of us had ever been.  I was totally on board, since many of my friends had raved about how beautiful it was how yummy the food was. Instead of trying to make the trip in one day, which would have been about […]

By | 2018-10-26T09:39:36-04:00 October 14th, 2018|Fashion, Travel|6 Comments

My Vintage Style-70s Floral Shirtwaist Dress at Sedgewick Gardens

1970s floral print dress

My hubbie and I really enjoy visiting historic houses, so we’re always on the look out for new places to check out .Recently I discovered, just 20 minutes from me, is the Long Hill Estate with it’s magnificent Sedgwick Gardens.   It’s in Beverly, Mass and being as I lived the first half of my life in the Boston area I […]

By | 2017-09-01T07:28:22-04:00 August 29th, 2017|Fashion, My Vintage Style, Travel|12 Comments

Bauhaus Beauty-Gropius House in Lincoln Ma.

Gropius House-Bauhaus Design

Recently had the utmost pleasure to visit this mid century modern home built by Walter Gropius in 1938. Mr. Gropius was the founder of the Bauhaus Design School in Germany and later became a professor of architecture at Harvard University.

Wealthy philanthropist, Helen Storrow, gifted him 4 acres of land in Lincoln, Ma and the 20K he needed to build.  Lucky guy!

He traveled […]

By | 2016-09-13T10:56:25-04:00 September 5th, 2016|Travel|8 Comments
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