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Monthly Muse: Young at Heart with Doris Day

“I first fell in love with Doris Day while watching her with Frank Sinatra in Young at Heart. She was optimistic and sincere and followed her heart–and she could sing.” Customer Care Advocate Jamie shares how Doris Day shaped her childhood.

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Say ‘I Do’ to Our Latest Vintage Collection!

Whether you’re gearing up to walk down the aisle, or simply looking to swoon over gowns in shades of white, you’re sure to fall in love with our latest vintage collection, Fashionably Ever After.

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My Buddy Valentine: Retro Valentine’s to Make Your Heart Flutter

Do you remember your first valentine? I can recall the first one that really made an impression in fifth grade, I eagerly collected classmates’ valentines in the shoe box I had festooned with glitter, paper doilies, and heart-shaped stickers.

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Vintage Sexism: Hanging on the Telephone

Of the stereotypical pastimes linked to women throughout the decades, few seem more persistent than the tendency to while away the hours on the telephone.

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Our Latest Vintage Collection is in Full Bloom

At long last, our latest vintage collection, ‘Blooming’ on the Horizon, has landed. While we may be in the middle of a deep freeze, that doesn’t mean a floral flourish can’t be added to your ensembles this season.

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Vintage View: New Year’s Cheers

“Cheers!” “Prost!” “¡Salud!” Ever wonder how the tradition of toasting originated? This 1968 pamphlet explained it all quite beautifully.

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Festive Cocktails & Cookies from the Past

These lovely little vintage recipe books are chock full of recipes for cocktails, cookies, and various other confections, and each page is adorned with adorable illustrations to boot!

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Fashion in Film: Meet Me in St. Louis

Twirling pastel petticoats and images of the famous World’s Fair at the turn of the century may not be a typical holiday scene, but the story of Meet Me in St. Louis is full of surprises.

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Vintage View: Tied Up in Knots

When it comes to scarves, the styling possibilities are endless! Just ask ModWriter Jamie, who discovered this pedagogical pamphlet featuring a wealth of scarf-tying solutions on her mother’s bookshelf!

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Vintage View: Holi-DIY Crafts & Decor

Ready to get down and get festive with all kinds of seasonal projects, from tree trimmings to table toppers? Haul out the yarn, felt, and craft glue, and let these 1960s and 1970s images and ideas from magazines inspire you!

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