Posts tagged "vintage style"

5 Perfect Gifts For … The Gatsby Girl

All this month The Frisky is serving up holiday gift guides to help you pick presents for everyone on your list. Here, we’ve got gifts for the retro/vintage fanatic in your life…

By: Julie Gerstein / December 5, 2012

Style Stealer: Dita Von Teese’s Shopping Chic

Burlesque performer and Marilyn Manson-escapee Dita Von Teese was spotted shopping around Los Angeles Tuesday afternoon, in this girly, soft getup. While Dita typically dresses with vintage flare, we think this look can be slightly updated to give it a more contemporary feel. After the jump, our picks to get Dita's retro flare.

By: Julie Gerstein / August 22, 2012

Who Knew Vintage Monsters Could Be So Sexy?

Do you ever look at your lacy lingerie and think, "You know what this is missing? A picture of the Wolf Man."? If so, you definitely need to check out this vintage monster print garter belt from Etsy seller Voluscious. It's got all the big names in old school horror, including Dracula about to claim…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / May 13, 2012

Shopping Guide: Retro Plus-Size Dresses

If you're searching for style inspiration for spring and summer, try looking to the past. Silhouettes and prints from the 40s through the '70s will instantly add a playful feel to your wardrobe. Whether you're looking for something casual or special occasion, we found 7 gorgeous dresses to flatter and celebrate your curves. Click through…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / May 4, 2012

Vintage Style Inspiration: Brigitte Bardot

It's easy to see why Brigitte Bardot was a style icon: she was a sex symbol, a trendsetter, and her outfits from the '60s and '70s still look fresh today. I've always loved this photo of her in cropped polka-dot pants, a simple white tank, and ballet flats. It's so fresh and summery, and easy…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / April 17, 2012