What: "Vintage dress from my grandma. The dress is 50-plus years old!" Where: Grandma's closet How Much: "Aside from the alteration fee (I had it shortened), which was about $1, it was basically free!" When I Use It: "Whenever I'm feeling whimsical and girly. Also, during those days I...

What: Blush pink vintage dress Where: Salvation Army ("Where all the treasures are hidden away!") How much: $8 When I use it: "This dress is just a special part of my closet at the moment. I plan on altering the hem so it is more wearable. I love it. It's very feminine and has a certain...

Now I live about 40 miles north of San Francisco, and when I visit the city in winter I'll wear a trench coat atop a button-down cashmere sweater, a short sleeve shirt and maybe skinny jeans, a scarf and boots. Oh, and people tend to dress casually when they're cruising San Francisco, so...

Michelle Obama's vintage dress December 20, 2010 // 07:23 // Article by Carmella Bickers Michelle Obama stunned the fashion world by wearing a vintage dress to a high profile public event last night (19.12.10). The wife of US President Barack Obama – who wore a black lace outfit by the...

And this weekend we're taking our first-ever road trip and bringing a car-full of under $50 vintage gear to San Francisco, where we'll be hosting a Sunday afternoon sale in the heart of the Mission (we're in desperate need of a visit to the Bay and figure this way, we can write off the gas as...

What: Vintage dress Where: An estate sale How Much: $2 When I Use It: "When I want a simple, but polished, vintage look." Shopping Tips: "Always search in new places. Don't rule out a store or sale just because it doesn't look promising; some of the best pieces are found hidden in the...

The classic cuts and elegant silhouettes of vintage dresses have stood the test of time, flattering our figures decade after decade. Beyond their figure enhancing effect, vintage dresses are desirable for their unique position in fashion and social history. When considering the history of...

If you are ready to take a step back in history to look great today, consider the bubble dress, the maxi dress or the mini dress for a fresh look. Are you wondering what fashions and trends are coming up for spring 2011? J.Delrue is the fashion blogger who can help you with this. Whether...

You've got the dress, you're ready to say 'yes,' and the party's planned from the flowers to the food — yet you're still lacking in the locks department! We collected a stylish slew of images of vintage-inspired hair accessories from our Pinterest wedding board for you to keep in mind when...

About a week ago, I flew to San Francisco to attend my very first Vintage Fashion Expo and to pay a visit to Dollhouse Bettie. I heard about the Expo several years ago when Dita von Teese mentioned it as one of her favorite places to shop, and ever since then, I've been determined see for...

 

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