With the holidays rapidly approaching, it can be very easy to skip straight to the shopping, decorating, and cooking aspects of the season. Often times the entire meaning of the day is lost or forgotten. Not this year! We’re making sure to take the week of Thanksgiving this year to remind ourselves, and our wonderful customers of some reasons to be thankful for the style of vintage glamour. Having our products and mission revolve around this idea, it’s always good to step back and remind ourselves why this is so important to us, and to you. So, in honor of Thanksgiving and remembering the emotion behind holidays, here are three great reasons to be thankful that vintage fashion is still alive and well!… Read more
With the holidays creeping up on us, and with tons of our new arrivals rolling in, we thought there was no better time to profile some of these great new products. Do you need to expand your wardrobe for holiday parties, dinners, and gatherings? Maybe you’re getting a jump start on holiday gift shopping for others? Even if you’re just doing some shopping for yourself, here are a couple of our latest and greatest items that you won’t want to miss out on this holiday season.
We’ve taken your favorite durable and vintage stockings, and made them even more eye-catching.… Read more
We love love love spotlighting different vintage starlets–and hopefully you love reading about them just as much! Today we’ve picked the best of the best and are focusing just on our favorite pin-up girls. Pin-up models were often found in poster form hung on the walls of young men’s rooms, and many women equally envied the glamour they portrayed. What we love about pin-up models is that they focused on and embraced a women’s natural curves. This was before the era of photoshop and trying a different diet everyday–instead these women loved the body they had, and gained a great amount of confidence by showing it off.… Read more
We’re doing things a little differently this week. Where we normally will showcase beautiful models and starlets to showcase vintage fashion trends as well as vintage lingerie styles, it’s important to be aware of where it all begins. Before a design even starts to become materialized, most designers will start sketching from inspiration first. Many vintage sketches for some of our favorite designs today, are now considered works of art. So as a way to honor both the beauty that these fashions create, and where they all started, take a look at some of our favorite vintage sketches!
This dress is something you may have seen at church on a Sunday, or just for strolling around town doing some shopping.… Read more