Tag Archives | vintage

This Texas Exhibit Features Some Seriously Vintage Wedding Dresses

Brides today have choices upon choices: They can decide to wear white dresses or plain clothes, show off skin or take a more modest route, embrace their rockabilly look or sport cutting-edge styles. This wasn't always the case, though. Read more »
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Sweet Ephemera to Enable Leslie Knope’s Scrapbook Habit

Our favorite civil servant and would-be best gal pal is also a scrapbooking fiend, so we decided to fuel her addiction. We had to. Read more »

Vintage Sexism: How Ever Did Belles Go Biking?

To celebrate National Bike Week and the curious coincidences that we as women sometimes encounter when faced with the wonders of advertising, we're taking a look back at old school ads. Read more »
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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. Read more »
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Holiday Hair: Four Retro ‘Dos from Refinery29

From curls set with pins and soda cans, to traditional curlers or rags, we couldn't get enough of these awesome hairstyles by Refinery29. Read more »
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Savor the Season: A Visit to the Orchard in Vintage Postcards

What better way to welcome the season than exploring a picturesque orchard with your sweetest friends? These vintage postcards will surely inspire your next apple-picking adventure! Read more »
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Sneak Peek: ‘Harvest Swoon,’ Our Latest Vintage Collection — UPDATE: THE COLLECTION HAS LAUNCHED

Get a sneak peek at our latest vintage collection, 'Harvest Swoon,' which launches on Monday! With October officially here, I think we can all agree it's time to add a little cabin cozy to your everyday wardrobe. Read more »
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Vintage View: Exploring a 1940′s High Schooler’s Home Ec Manual

"Why do you wear undergarments?" "Is your dress distinctive?" These are just a few of the topics covered in our latest retro find, a '40s home ec manual that's equal parts wisdom and dated humor. Read more »
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Fashion Week Street Style: Hannah of The Loved One

With her serious vintage styling skills and knack for dreaming up amazing editorials, designer Hannah Metz was a natural choice for our latest street style video. We met up with Hannah to chat about her love for vintage and asked her to hit us with one of her best jokes. Read more »
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Fashion Week Street Style: Designer Samantha Pleet

In this street style video, we ask fashion designer Samantha Pleet to show us her "Sam of Green Gables" outfit, share her thoughts on personal style and design, and serenade us with her favorite karaoke tune. (Hint: Blue velvet is involved.) Read more »
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