Vintage Dealer Doris Raymond of The Way We Wore Back on TV

One of my most favorite Vintagepreneurs™ and mentors is Doris Raymond of the Way We Wore. Her vintage shop in Los Angeles is a treasure trove of some of the finest and rarest vintage on the market. If any vintage seller deserves to be spotlighted by the Smithsonian it would…

Doris Raymond in L.A. Frock Stars
 

Happy 2015!

I have to be honest. I’m so glad 2014 is done. It wasn’t the best of years for me creatively or personally. That’s what’s great about a new year. As soon as it strikes 12, you can start over. Like starting with an A at the semester in school. And…

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Vintage Home Decor & Accessories at Chairish.com

If you have an obsession with vintage jewelry and accessories, chances are your home is accessorized in vintage too. One King Lane was one of the first home decor marketplaces to carry vintage jewelry and accessories. Chairish.com is the newest online marketplace that offers all vintage home decor, lighting, furniture…

Debutante Clothing Collection | Chairish
 

Link Love

I hope you are had a great week. My week was made sweeter by these links all about vintage! Enjoy! History of Blond Bombshells Best Vintage Shopping Apps 100 Years of Hairstyles in Under 1 minute Leslie Hindman Vintage Fashion Auction Catalog This guy sells killer mid century modern furniture…

Jayne Mansfield
 

Vintage Links

Expert vintage hunters share their fave finds and business tips Vintage beauty tutorials Nasty Gal is selling a collection of vintage Chanel Eight awesome vintage jewelry dealers on Etsy Surprisingly non-typical opinions of men on women’s style    

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Vintage Inspired Layers

The weather is cooling down here in California – finally! I can’t wait to wear my comfy sweaters and coats. I teamed up with ModCloth to create a Polyvore style board of some of my favorite layering pieces for fall! I am completely in love with all these pieces. The…

Femme Punk Layers
 

How to Find a Dry Cleaner For Your Vintage Clothing

Trusting your vintage dresses or vintage fur coats to a dry cleaner causes as much anxiety as finding a baby sitter. In my book. Who do you trust with your precious vintage? Do they know how be careful around that metal zipper or how to handle delicate chiffon? And those…

how to dry clean vintage clothing
 

Vintage Loves

5 Places to Buy Vintage Furniture Looking for vintage treasures in LA? Here are the best Flea Markets in Los Angeles. I don’t mind looking costumey as long as I look like a pin up! But if you are more low key, here’s how you can make vintage clothing feel…

Old Fashioneds
 

High Fashion Vintage Paper Dolls

When I was a kid, I loved playing with dolls – Barbie, Cabbage Patch Kids, you name it. One Christmas I received a strange gift – a flat doll made of paper. My eight year old brain thought it was a coloring book until I saw the little tabs on…

vintage Paper dolls by Dover publishing
 

What I Am Loving

  Gala Darling was transformed into Elizabeth Taylor! Check out her video. My friend Rebecca and I went to Viva Las Vegas #17 (a long hiatus for me) and we took a really cute picture with one of her customers who blogs at Like a Tree in the Desert. Rebecca…

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