Several months ago I found a groovy 1960s floor lamp for seriously cheap money. But the shades were shot. Being as I’m a mid century lamp freak I could not pass it up and figured at some point I’d find replacement shades for it. That was my magical thinking kicking in to justify buying it.
Ever get to a point in your life where you know it’s time to make some much needed changes, and if you don’t do something soon, you know it’s going to seriously affect your health and emotional well being? Yet you’re not quite sure on the best way to make these changes happen?
Flashback to 4 years ago. After 11 years of 70-80 hour work […]
You know the kind of places I mean? A nightspot like the ones that were popular from the 30s to the 60s where grownups went out for a night of fine dining and dancing. Places where you could hear great jazz or big band music or the latest national singing sensation. Places where you had to get dressed up or […]
I just found out about the devastating fire that engulfed fellow blogger, Jessica Cangiano’s home. I’ve know this lovely woman for many years and she is one of the sweetest gals I’ve met in the blogging community. Her Chronically Vintage blog is a major source of delight for vintage lovers everywhere!
Allegedly an 18 year […]
Everyone here at Blue Velvet Vintage was very excited to be able to help out Pinups For Vets by providing Gina and Julia our white Marcelle beaded flapper dress and black fringed Brooksie dress to wear at their recent Roaring 20s Themed Burlesque Show and Fundraiser in Los Angeles. And as you […]