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Catch An ’80s Dance Party Fever

There’s a special place in my heart for late ’70s and early ’80s dance party shows. The more local and cable access-y, the better. So I’m especially fond of this…

Julie Gerstein | November 20, 2012 - 2:40 pm

Philly Girls (Always And Forever) Rule The World

I went to college and lived in Philadelphia for more than 10 years, and I consider myself always and forever a Philly girl. Which is why I’m totally loving these…

Julie Gerstein | August 27, 2012 - 4:40 pm

Scandalous Butt-Baring Men’s Fashions From The 1950s

What were the most cutting edge men of the 1950s wearing to the beach? Butt-baring barely-there swimwear, if this old reel is any indication. This fashion show, highlighting the creations…

Julie Gerstein | August 20, 2012 - 2:20 pm

Vintage Photos Of Stylish, Norm Challenging, Tattooed Women

Although women have achieved a certain level of freedom to decorate their bodies as they wish in modern society, the scandal of getting a tattoo or a piercing wasn’t always…

The Mary Sue | August 13, 2012 - 4:10 pm

12 Photos Of Vintage Russia

We fell in love with these vintage images of  Russi  and had to share. Taken during the 1910s, ’20s and ’30s, this collection showcases the exotic style of life behind…

Julie Gerstein | August 9, 2012 - 2:00 pm

MTV’S “House Of Style” Returns, Sort Of

Who didn’t absolutely love the awkward-as-hell Cindy Crawford on the ’90s fashion show “House of Style”? Cindy was less than comfortable actually speaking on camera, but that didn’t stop the…

Julie Gerstein | July 26, 2012 - 10:20 am

Quiz: Guess What These Strange Vintage Beauty Products Were Used For

We slather on tons of lotions and potions in order to get our skin glowing and gorgeous — and apparently women have been doing this since the beginning of time.

Julie Gerstein | July 25, 2012 - 3:00 pm

How To Undress In Front Of Your Husband, Circa 1937

Do you ever pause before putting in your mouth guard and slipping into your oversize Sugar Ray concert T-shirt and think, “Maybe I need to add some old-fashioned sultriness to…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | July 8, 2012 - 11:00 am

Etsy Spotlight: 10 Pieces From Dronning Vintage

If you’re looking for fabulous vintage clothing, look no further than Dronning Vintage, a well-edited Etsy shop packed full of gorgeous feminine pieces like 50s party dresses and polka dot…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 7, 2012 - 9:00 am

Etsy Spotlight: 8 Pieces From Wanderlust Couture

Etsy is awesome, but the sheer quantity of stuff on the site can be really overwhelming. To give you a helpful shortcut, we like to highlight some of our favorite…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | April 27, 2012 - 11:00 am

Enjoy This Ridiculous Vintage Victoria’s Secret Catalog

These days, Victoria’s Secret is associated with straight up sex appeal. But back in the ’70s, the lingerie company’s catalog was more cheesy, soft lighting and elegant romance than sexy…

Julie Gerstein | April 25, 2012 - 11:00 am

Proof That People Have Been Dressing Up Cats Since Forever

In 1915, Harry Whittier Frees published a book called The Little Folks of Animal Land. In it, Frees dressed up kittens and puppies in a bunch of human scenarios and…

Julie Gerstein | April 19, 2012 - 8:00 am