Posts tagged "vintage clothes"

Go “Thrifting” In Your Mom’s Closet

I loooove getting a bargain! I also loooove to take myself on mini-shopping sprees. But this year has been a bit of a financial doozy, and I forced myself to…

Annika Harris | August 28, 2011 - 12:00 pm

Fashion Flashback: This Dog Has Excellent Taste In Shoes

This photo from a 1944 issue of McCall’s magazine has me torn: do I yearn more for the vintage patent leather pumps and ornate t-straps, or the adorable terrier who…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 7, 2011 - 3:00 pm

Fashion Flashback: Swinging London

These teens hanging out in London in 1969 so perfectly illustrate the big trends of the time: bright stripes, slim suits, impossibly over-sized sunglasses, berets, and Paul McCartney haircuts. And…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | December 10, 2010 - 12:15 pm

What Would Dolly Wear?

Vintage video of ’70s Dolly Parton taking you on a tour of her wigs and wardrobe. The cup fairy of country music strikes a pose as she models all…

Simcha | August 30, 2010 - 11:50 am

Which Decade Would You Want To Represent?

Lily Allen has announced that she’s abandoning her music career, a least for a bit, to launch a vintage clothing fashion venture. “Lucy in Disguise,” as it will be called,…

Annika Harris | February 26, 2010 - 9:45 pm

Could You Be Sitting On A Fashion Gold Mine?

The one upside to being a clothes hoarder is that you might keep stuff around for so long that it’s come in and out of fashion and is subsequently worth…

Leonora Epstein | December 28, 2009 - 6:45 pm

Topshop And Other Stores That Sell Recycled Clothes We’d Actually Wear

Topshop is known for selling clothes that hit all the current trends, but the retailer will take a trip to the past at its flagship store in London this summer…

Catherine Strawn | July 24, 2009 - 11:40 am