’80s Style: Ways to Wear an Edwardian Style Blouse

February 18th, 2012
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To help show you how to wear vintage fashion, I invited Anne of The Satirical Stylist to share four unique ways she’d wear her favorite piece of vintage clothing: An Edwardian style white button-down blouse, a 1980s fashion staple from her favorite style era!

Anne’s guest post is the first of many style contributors I’ll be curating for the site moving forward. My hopes are for vintage lovers old and new to share how they wear vintage clothing in a modern way here so that we’re inspired to feel more comfortable integrating vintage fashion into our contemporary wardrobes.

Keep reading after the jump to see how Anne styled her ’80s Edwardian style blouse in four unique ways! 

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6 Ways to Wear Vintage with a DIY Geometric Necklace

February 13th, 2012

I invited Meg of Meg Allan Cole Crafts to A Little Wicked for a challenge: Which vintage pieces could we pair with her geometric necklace for fresh and modern looks? Keep reading after the jump to watch Meg get styled in 6 unique pieces accessorized with the necklace, and learn which clothing item was Meg’s personal favorite when worn with this gorgeous geometric creation!

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1920s Fashion Trends from Today’s TV & Film

February 9th, 2012
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It’s thanks to influences in television and film a la HBO series Boardwalk Empire, Golden Globe winning silent film The Artist and this December’s release of The Great Gatsby remake that we’re seeing a revival of ’20s clothing trends for spring 2012. Keep reading to learn how you can draw ’20s style inspiration from these examples of modern entertainment!

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Win this Vintage Prize Pack for Valentine’s Day Style!

February 3rd, 2012

In honor of Valentine’s Day style and spreading vintage love, I’m excited to announce this fantastic giveaway sponsored by vintage seller & fashion blogger Bre’s Baubles Vintage! Bre’s Baubles is graciously giving away a gorgeous package (shown above) of vintage reds to one lucky winner who answers the question for entry in the comments below […]

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8 Vintage Wedding Dress Styles Any Girl Can Wear

February 1st, 2012
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Vintage wedding dresses are a trendy alternative to buying a new White Dress for a girl’s Big Day.

Plus, since a vintage dress will channel your personal creativity. Wearing vintage as you recite your vows is the perfect way to kick start this new chapter of your life with confidence!

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The 7 Secrets of How to Price Vintage

January 27th, 2012

When deciding how to price vintage clothing, sellers should consider multiple factors before placing resale value on a particular garment.

I believe that determining the most accurate price to sell a piece of vintage clothing depends on evaluation of 7 key variables …

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Thrift Store Shopping: 10 Risky Things Not to Buy

January 15th, 2012

Shopping thrift stores shouldn’t be scary — but the reality is that even the savviest of thrift shoppers could unknowingly purchase unsafe and potentially dangerous items at thrift stores. Thrift store shopping can save you a few bucks on expensive necessities but without you even knowing it at time of purchase, eventually cost you big on the safety scale.

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Everything You Wanted to Know About Vintage Supermodel Cheryl Tiegs

January 9th, 2012
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Credited as the first “All-American Model,” Cheryl became an iconic California swimsuit model of the ’70s, her athletic (but healthy!) body gracing the cover of Sports Illustrated and capturing the attention of men and the admiration of women alike.

Cheryl’s fame blossomed as a swimsuit model in the ’70s and expanded as a fashion designer of her own brand name for department store Sears in the ’80s. Since then, she’s launched her own makeup line and become spokesperson for healthy, mindful living and exercise.

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