Who: Hannah of Heart City Vintage
What: Lace ruffle blouse from the ’30s or ’40s
Where: Georgia Avenue Thrift in D.C.
How Much: $2.50
When I Use It: “I don’t wear it often (I am terrified I will destroy it, as I am not gentle on my clothes), but I have worn it on a few special occasions, namely dates, and a job interview at a vintage store.”
Shopping Tips: “Don’t be scared to get your hands dirty, and go through everything! Leave no corner unturned, even the boys section. The feeling of a treasure hunt is what brings me back to the shops every time—and you never know where the treasure will be hidden!”
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