Archive | 01/12/2010

Style Glossary: Accordion-pleated Skirts

This week’s fashion dictionary deals with a vintage lover’s staple – accordion-pleated skirts!

Sometimes called a sunburst-pleated skirt, accordion pleated skirts are made from a full circle of fabric, featuring pressed-in pleats that are wide at the bottom and taper …

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Fashionable Cult Film Classics: "Dazed and Confused"

May we suggest: Dazed and Confused (1993)

Starring: Parker Posey, Jason London, Adam Goldberg, Milla Jovovich, a super young Matthew McConaughey and Ben Affleck, long before they opted out of more challenging fare for those easy Rom-Com paychecks.

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Say Cheese Mice!

Who: Julie, Fashion Writer

What: Napier Gold Plated Cheese Mice

Where: Antique Mall in Bellefonte, PA

How Much: $15

When I use It: To spice up a display of wine and cheese! This set of eight gold mice takes a …

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Vintage Sexism: Marital Bliss Edition

I don’t know about you, ModReaders, but as I watched this old school Folgers commercial, I felt like telling Harvey to go take a hike!

If you are anything like me, one of the reasons you love vintage clothing is …

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