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The Perfect Vintage Wardrobe: Statement Items

Tuesday, April 9th, 2013

Followers of vintage fashion usually incorporate ‘statement’ items into their capsule wardrobe. These pieces can be used to spice up modern clothes or as the main focus of a complete vintage outfit, and might include anything from a bright floral print dress to an eye-catching piece of vintage jewellery. Planning your wardrobe in advance, and resisting the urge […]

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How to Match Vintage Outfits

Friday, December 9th, 2011

  ********************** Hi Sammy! I love your YouTube videos soooo much! But I can’t seem to pull off wearing vintage like you can! I want to, but everytime I try I end up looking like I’m wearing a costume. How can I match vintage outfits? What are some of your tips? Any advice you can […]

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5 Things Sellers Want You to Know About Buying Vintage

Friday, November 11th, 2011

Hello and happy 11/11/11, vintage lovers!!! This week I had the opportunity to connect with and have an enlightening phone chat with a truly talented & seasoned vintage seller, Carmen & Ginger on Etsy. I advocate buying vintage from independent sellers — whether in a brick or mortar or an online shop like Carmen & […]

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Gratefulness Monday: Enter to Win This Vintage Prize Pack!

Monday, August 29th, 2011

**THIS GIVEAWAY HAS CLOSED. THANK YOU TO ALL WHO ENTERED!** Hello and happy GRATITUDE MONDAY VINTAGE LOVERS!!! If you’ve been a frequent reader of Sammy Davis Vintage [special shout outs to readers returning AND new today!] you know that one of my favorite days is Gratitude Friday, when I welcome an online vintage seller to […]

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Styling a Zara Feather Print Dress Three Ways

Friday, August 19th, 2011

Hello and happy Friday, vintage lovers!! I’m so excited to share the latest Styling Vintage with Modern video! It features 3 completely different looks as styled using one modern piece: a Zara feather print dress. Watch the video to see me work vintage magic at Frock, a great vintage boutique in Manhattan.

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My First Weekend Selling Vintage at A Little Wicked Boutique!

Monday, August 15th, 2011

Hello and happy Monday vintage lovers!! WHEW, what a weekend of fun and craziness I had!!! In my newsletter a few weeks ago I alluded to a few “big announcements” I was antsy to make. The first bit of big news was announced last week about the Sammy Davis Vintage Shopping Experience. Beginning this week […]

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3 Denim Vest Vintage Looks!

Thursday, August 11th, 2011

Hello and happy Thursday, vintage lovers!! I’m so excited to share the latest Styling Vintage with Modern video! It features 3 completely different looks as styled using one modern piece: a denim vest by Levis. Watch the video to see me work vintage magic in Odd Twin, a great vintage boutique in Brooklyn, NYC. Keep […]

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Gratefulness Friday: Enter to Win this Vintage Prize Pack!

Friday, August 5th, 2011

**THIS GIVEAWAY HAS CLOSED! CONGRATULATIONS TO ZAHRA FOR WINNING THANKS TO RANDOM.ORG!!!** HAPPY FRIDAY EVERYONE! It’s … GRATEFULNESS FRIDAY GIVEAWAY TIME! I want to start this post with a serious THANKS to every single one of the Gratefulness Friday Giveaway sponsors. These vintage lovers/sellers/passionate people generously donate pieces from their own collections and pay to […]

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