Marisa Tomei has also opted for a dark deep blue dress for the 2011 Oscars Red Carpet. Only instead of falling for the latest designers collection, she chose a vintage 1950 couture dress from Charles James (from Lily et Cie). A while back, Penelope Cruz opted for a white vintage Pierre Balmain dress for the [...] Marisa Tomei's Blue Vintage Charles James Dress For 2011 Oscars

But even more challenging is pulling off what I think of as the fashion yin to Tyler's yang: dressing so you look like you spent a thousand bucks when you didn't even part with one Benjamin Franklin. And to do that, you better have a vintage arsenal with ammunition like today's VPOD. This...

This vintage stewardess uniform was designed by Pucci in the 1960s for the now-defunct Braniff Airlines and is chic enough to hold its own at a modern cocktail party. It's quite a collectible find for a vintage fashionista! (To receive the VPOD free via email with detailed size and...

that Google showed me recently, my advice to the tens of thousands of gals shopping for prom dresses this year is this: Go ahead and be a girl! There's plenty of time to be a woman in the years ahead. The designers of yesteryear, of course, understood this. I dare you to find a 1950s or...

Marisa Tomei has also opted for a dark deep blue dress for the 2011 Oscars Red Carpet. Only instead of falling for the latest designers collection, she chose a vintage 1950 couture dress from Charles James (from Lily et Cie). A while back, Penelope Cruz opted for a white vintage Pierre Balmain...

But all the rest of us will have to settle for either new or vintage pieces created by others. Of course, if you pick up a vintage beauty like today's VPOD, you won't feel like you're settling at all. This vintage 1960s crochet dress features a mesh-style top with a floral-adorned skirt...

Marisa Tomei has also opted for a dark deep blue dress for the 2011 Oscars Red Carpet. Only instead of falling for the latest designers collection, she chose a vintage 1950 couture dress from Charles James (from Lily et Cie). A while back, Penelope Cruz opted for a white vintage Pierre Balmain dress for the [...] Marisa Tomei's Blue Vintage Charles James Dress For 2011 Oscars

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Today's VPOD features a vintage 1960s daisy dress in just those patriotic hues. It's an eye-catching find for an American vintage fashionista! (To receive the VPOD via email along with detailed size, price and purchase information, sign up for my growing email mailing list here . Your...

As for me, I say why not collect things that have experiences attached to them? Maybe that's why I love vintage items so much. Take today's VPOD for instance. This vintage 1960s coral dress comes with experiences already attached and is just waiting for you to add your own adventures to...

 

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