Tag Archives | vintage

Create a Spooky Specimen Jar for Halloween in 4 Simple Steps

Channel your inner mad scientist to create a specimen jar for Halloween. Read more »

This U.K.-Based Artist Puts a New Spin on Facebook

Cutting, pasting, and playing with vintage materials? Yes, please! Read more »

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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