Posts tagged "vintage shopping"

A Few Of My Favorite Things: Erin Of Cali Vintage

Sweet Erin runs Cali Vintage, a fashion and style site aimed at expressing all things California cool. Erin, who also writes for Modcloth's blog, has an intrinsically effortless style that makes us want to go thrifting up and down the Cali coast with her -- we're betting she's got some really…
By: Julie Gerstein / April 6, 2011

Quickies!: Daryl Hannah Arrested For Trying To Save The Environment

Daryl Hannah was arrested, along with 31 others, for protesting mountaintop removal mining in West Virginia. [PopEater] Finally, a celeb who was arrested for a good cause. Take a hint, Chris Brown. Known for taking things to the extreme, Courtney Love is now extremely skinny. Her backless dress flaunted—or revealed—her bony frame. […
By: Carrie Wasterlain / June 24, 2009

Get Rid Of That Thrift Store Smell

When we gave you tips for thrift store shopping last month, our experts advised you to stay away from clothes that have a certain stink to them, because the smell probably won't go away. Well, Janie Bryant, the costume designer for "Mad Men," says otherwise. Her trick for getting rid of that musty,…
By: Catherine Strawn / January 12, 2009

11 Tips For Scoring At Thrift Stores

Despite it being shopping season right now, none of us are buying as much we did last year -- at least not from regular stores. While the retail industry is in its worst slump in 35 years, resale and thrift shops have reported increases in sales. I have definitely contributed to that rise…
By: Catherine Strawn / December 10, 2008