Posts tagged "vintage"

Awesome Affordable Etsy Find: To Hell With Housework

Show your true colors in this vintage apron printed with the not-so-subtle message, “To Hell With Housework.” Because even if you like cooking and cleaning (tell me your secret!), there’s…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 8, 2011 - 5:00 pm

Awesome Affordable Etsy Find: Pin On A Pig

My friend Molly has recently become obsessed with miniature pigs. She dreams of having a miniature pet pig named Penelope and walking it around town on a little pig leash.

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | March 15, 2011 - 6:20 pm

Awesome Affordable Etsy Find: Good Morning, South Dakota

It’s pretty much impossible to have a bad morning when you wake up to four dead presidents smiling up at you from your coffee mug. Although the coffee probably helps…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | January 5, 2011 - 3:45 pm

The Frisky’s 20 Best Piece Of Style Advice

I’m kind of in love with Lucky’s December 2010 issue, which is celebrating the shopping mag’s 10th anniversary by rehashing some of their best content. My favorite piece is the

Jessica Wakeman | November 5, 2010 - 5:00 pm

Awesome Affordable Etsy Find: Gold Bless The USA

How awesome is this vintage compact? It’s got a surprisingly detailed map of the United States on the outside and pops open to reveal a handy little mirror. Never has…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | October 26, 2010 - 4:10 pm

Shades Made Simple: A Few Rules For Wearing Sunglasses

Even though the leaves are falling and temperatures are cooling down, it’s never the wrong season for sunglasses. I say this as an admitted eyewear addict: the other day a…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | September 29, 2010 - 12:00 pm

Barbie’s First-Ever TV Commercial

Long before she was a TV news anchor in a pink miniskirt, Barbie was just a “girl” with a “purse and hats and gloves galore” in this 1959…

Jessica Wakeman | September 23, 2010 - 8:15 pm

Lily Allen Launches Vintage Shop, “Lucy In Disguise”

While she’s knocked up, Lily Allen is taking a break from the limelight (sort of) to open a vintage boutique with her sister, Sarah, which they’re calling Lucy in Disguise.

Leonora Epstein | September 7, 2010 - 5:45 pm

Would You Ever Wear A Vintage Bathing Suit?

My mother has a special face she displays when I show her my latest vintage finds. It says, That’s cute, but how could you ever wear someone else’s clothes? No…

Bianca Posterli | July 30, 2010 - 3:40 pm

Katie Holmes’ 1960s Looks As Jackie O Are The Bee’s Knees

Watch your back, “Mad Men”! Katie Holmes’ costumes for her role as Jackie O in the History Channel miniseries “The Kennedys,” currently filming in Toronto, would make Betty Draper weep.

Jessica Wakeman | July 21, 2010 - 5:40 pm

Visit Model And Chanteuse Karen Elson’s Vintage Shop

Racked takes readers on a nifty pictorial tour through model, singer, and wife-of-Jack Black Karen Elson’s vintage shop in Nashville, Tennessee, Venus and Mars. The store, which is located in…

Susannah Breslin | June 25, 2010 - 3:50 pm

Vintage Shop Reminds Us That Their Stock Is Old, Dead People Clothes

Next time you’re jonesing for a vintage fix but can’t quite find that perfect floral house dress, take heart in the new ads for London’s Shock and Roll vintage shops.

Lily Q | June 25, 2010 - 1:10 pm

Shareen Vintage To Show Up At Madewell Pop-Up

If you know vintage, you know Shareen Mitchell. The former actor and designer has stores on both coasts and a mix of odd and on-trend pieces that routinely sell out.

Lily Q | June 21, 2010 - 6:20 pm

My Top 10 “WTF Was I Thinking?” Clothing Purchases

I love shopping, which is a shame because I’ve been a shopping idiot for most of my life. I have lots of clothes, shoes, bags, accessories and jewelry. Until recently,…

Jessica Wakeman | June 21, 2010 - 2:00 pm

How To Buy Vintage Online

GQ put together what a list of the top 25 vintage shops in the country, and we were sad to see that two of our absolute favorite spots for retro…

Lily Q | April 17, 2010 - 7:00 pm

Kelis Used To Be A “Sassy” Mag Model

One of the girls dancing around in this ’90s-era “Promalama Ding Dong” (ha!) Sassy magazine fashion spread is Kelis. As in the Kelis who has grills and got married in

Lily Q | April 8, 2010 - 3:10 pm

HBO’s “How To Make It In America” Apparel Is Definitely Not Vintage

Been watching “How to Make it in America”? In this week’s episode, the adorable Ben Epstein (Note—no relation, tee hee) and his friend Cam finally got one of their fashion…

Leonora Epstein | April 7, 2010 - 3:50 pm

Get To Know Lilly Pulitzer, The Princess Of Preppy

After reading the New York Times’ recent “Critical Shopper” piece on Lilly Pulitzer, it occurred to me that unless you were raised in a privileged household on the Eastern seaboard…

Erin Flaherty | April 7, 2010 - 2:50 pm

You Must Watch This: The Scariest Baby Doll Of All Time, Ever

Sorry to be pansies, but this baby doll commercial makes us pee ourselves a little. There’s literally not a single child’s toy we can imagine wanting less than…

Lily Q | April 7, 2010 - 12:27 pm

Do You Swap Clothes With Friends?

She might have plenty of money to buy new clothes, but Reese Witherspoon would rather swap with friends. “There are three of us who wear pretty much the same size,”…

Bianca Posterli | January 10, 2010 - 4:00 pm