vintage

A Girl In Friend’s Clothing: A Shared Sartorial History

There are infinite ways to express your love for a friend. Sometimes it’s showing up at her door with a bottle of bourbon and a sympathetic ear when she’s down.

Raquel Laneri | July 23, 2015 - 11:00 am

Now You Can Live Out Your Fantasy Of Sniffing The Panties Of Hitler’s GF

Somehow the (probably) panties of Hitler’s mistress and then wife, Eva Braun, ended up in a tiny vintage store in northern Ohio. Also, Probably Panties is the name of my…

Katrin Higher | May 30, 2015 - 3:00 pm

These Vintage “Ideal Love Mate” Trading Cards From 1941 Are Delightfully Sexist

There’s a guy at the Brooklyn Flea Market who sells an impressive and ever-growing collection of vintage/retro kids toys and collectibles, including action figures, matchbox cars, wind-up toys, Garbage Pail…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 23, 2014 - 9:00 am

Gift Guide: For The Vintage Lover

These vintage-inspired gifts are sure to delight that friend of yours with a hardcore nostalgia streak. …

Claire Hannum | December 17, 2014 - 3:00 pm

Frisky Q&A: Secrets In Lace Co-Founder Daniel Whitsett On Classic Looks, Body Positivity & Vintage Style Icons

Lingerie brand Secrets In Lace turns back the clock to a time when lingerie was beautifully made to last. The brand is the world’s largest seller of 100% nylon stockings, which…

Claire Hannum | November 21, 2014 - 2:30 pm

This Vintage Pin-Up Runway Show Is The Stuff Fashion Dreams Are Made Of

This year’s Lingerie Fashion Week in New York coincided with the 75th anniversary of the invention of nylon stockings, and the pin-up inspired lingerie line Secrets In Lace celebrated with a vintage runway show…

Claire Hannum | November 8, 2014 - 1:00 pm

I’m Kind Of Obsessed With These Vintage Street Style Photos

When photographer Joel Meyerowitz delved into his work in the ’60s and ’70s, he aimed to capture everyday life in New York City, but he also just happened to record some…

Claire Hannum | June 12, 2014 - 9:30 am

Etsy Spotlight: A ’70s Sun Hat For Instant Glamour

There are so many reasons to get in the habit of throwing on a big sun hat on bright summer days. It protects your skin from sun damage. It hides…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 31, 2014 - 11:00 am

Mindf**k: Artist Updates Vintage Ads With Modern Day Celebrities

For the past year, Paris-based art director David Redon has been contributing a few hours a week to a unique hobby: Photoshopping modern celebrities into vintage advertisements. “I like the…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | April 5, 2014 - 4:00 pm

Vintage Shopping Guide: 15 Amazing Retro Pieces And Where We’d Wear Them

Today in Nashville adventures, we tried to leave Winona’s living room and relocate to a cute, little coffee shop to blog. But alas, there were no seats available. So, like…

Ami Angelowicz & Winona Dimeo-Ediger | January 30, 2014 - 4:00 pm

The ’70s “Survival Guide” Pamphlet For Visitors To New York City

You know what they say about New York City: DON’T FUCKING GO. Or at least, that’s what this “survival guide” from the ’70s would like you to think. To be…

Rachel Krause | September 17, 2013 - 9:20 am

Must Haves: 12 Pieces Of Victorian Mourning Jewelry

Okay, so Victorian mourning jewelry isn’t everyone’s cup of tea. But some of it is prettttty cool. The Victorians were totally obsessed with death. Take Queen Victoria. After her hubby…

Julie Gerstein | February 10, 2013 - 1:00 pm
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