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Meet Hannah of Foxtail & Fern

UK-based vintage and lifestyle blogger Hannah, of Foxtail & Fern, is not your average fashion fiend. Learn more our latest Blogger of the Moment. Read more »
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Meet Christen of Two Happy Hearts

Meet our latest Blogger of the Moment, Christen of Two Happy Hearts! Her swoon-worthy retro ensembles are sure to inspire. Learn more about this Indiana-based blogger. Read more »
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Vintage Nail Art to Inspire Your Next Mani

We decided to dig through some photo archives and find manicure tastemakers from years past. Read more »
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Stylebook Secrets: Work-Ready Hair with a Retro Flair

Do the retro 'dos of our new stylebook leave you longing for some vintage vibrance in your own hair routine? Read more »
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Derby Day Inspiration: Vintage Hats and Horses


Audrey Hebpurn in a promotional still from the classic film My Fair Lady.

We may not be headed to the racetrack this weekend, but Derby Day certainly serves as the perfect excuse to pull on a fancy topper while …

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Transform Your Thrifted Speakers into Funky Focal Points

A few flea market raids into your weekend, and you've acquired a solid set of working speakers! The only downside? Their grill cloths are lookin' a little dingy -- what to do, what to do. We've whipped up a way easy DIY that will take those beat blasters from 'blargh' to 'bad' -- in the M.J. way. Read more »
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Fave Finds: Rebecca’s Retro Dress

Who: Rebecca of Rebecca Anne Photography

What: A blue 1950′s handmade dress

Where: At a Goodwill in Athens, Georgia

How Much: Less than $6

When I Use It: “I just bought it yesterday, so I have yet to wear …

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Retro Revival: Vintage Coiffeurs Make a Comeback

As a longtime admirer of vintage hairstyles, you can imagine my delight in the recent resurgence of retro coiffeurs in fashion magazines. After so many seasons of unkempt updos, the return of polished hairstyles is truly refreshing. Below are …

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Va-Va-Vivacious: Retro Beauty Tips Made Simple

Pin-up-pretty looks don't have to be saved for special occasions. In fact, prep time can be kept to a minimum when you take tips from Pittsburgh-based makeup artist Adrienne Pace and hairstylist Lauren Tomarello, the gals responsible for the classic looks of our current Shop Our Outfits collection, Va-Va-Vivacious, featuring the ModStylists. Read more »
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Bossa Supernova: Brilliant 1960's Album Covers

When A&M Records released Herb Alpert Presents Sérgio Mendes and Brasil ’66, the jazzy samba sub-genre bossa nova flooded mainstream culture immediately, leaving dashes of its Rio-born flavor everywhere from the White House to the World Expo in Osaka, …

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