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How Wearing Vintage is Sustainable Fashion

Tuesday, December 29th, 2009
How Wearing Vintage is Sustainable Fashion

Green-conscious fashion blogger Greta of Greta Guide recently captured me touting the sustainable benefits of shopping vintage. Not only is shopping vintage the rock n’ roll of possessing fashion know-how, it’s most definitely a FUN way to know that you’re adding some social goodness to your wardrobe by withdrawing support and purchasing power behind mainstream, […]

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How to Wear Houndstooth & Brights

Thursday, December 24th, 2009
How to Wear Houndstooth & Brights

Last night in the good ole’ Dub C [aka West Chester, Pennsylvania] we celebrated my brother’s [George] 20th birthday at a thai restaurant, Jazmine, near my Stepmom’s/Dad’s comfy condo. On the menu: vegetables, spring rolls, and tofu. Lots & lots of tofu. I can’t believe he’s 20 years old. I remember when I was 20 […]

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Always Order Dessert Hosts a Fabulous Vintage [1963!] Holiday Party

Wednesday, December 23rd, 2009
Always Order Dessert Hosts a Fabulous Vintage [1963!] Holiday Party

It was the evening of the biggest snowstorm to hit New York in years. Or, at least, in my recollection of living in New York City. Grand total, 2 years. But either way, on the evening of December 19th, 2009, I had a vintage holiday party to attend to compliments of my favorite food blogger, […]

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Market Publique at the Bust Craftacular TODAY!

Sunday, December 6th, 2009
Market Publique at the Bust Craftacular TODAY!

Market Publique — the most awesome vintage site born, bred, and raised in little ole’ Brooklyn, NY — is selling at Bust Mag’s annual holiday Craftacular sale TODAY! Come say hi to Market Publique founder and vintage know-it-all [I’m serious!] Pamela, who is sweet [and smart!] enough to take $2 off your purchase to help […]

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In Your Closet NYC & Sammy Davis Vintage Team the Heck Up

Tuesday, December 1st, 2009
In Your Closet NYC & Sammy Davis Vintage Team the Heck Up

Link: In Your Closet NYC & Sammy Davis Vintage Team the Heck Up How adorables is this flyer? I can’t get over its kitchy-space-man-aesthetic. Makes me want to like, go eat sugar cereal and watch Saturday morning cartoons. The details are all there! Inyourclosetnyc.com & Sammy Davis Vintage are hosting a holiday mini market complete […]

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Vintage Cowboy Boots: How to Wear Vintage Shoes for Men

Friday, November 27th, 2009
Vintage Cowboy Boots: How to Wear Vintage Shoes for Men

My Dad was sort of a free-spirit/individual/hippie/forward-thinker for his day. The man came from a blue-blood family following the standard American traditions so characteristic of the 50s and 60s: family cars, family meals, weekly family church visits, a family dog, a family business, and a family um, everything. My father, now 58 years old, grew […]

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Halloween: How to Dress Like a Mad Men Character

Friday, November 13th, 2009
Halloween: How to Dress Like a Mad Men Character

So, it’s almost two weeks after Halloween. We’re moving on to pumpkin pie, hot cider, turkey and the subsequent sleeping like we’re old, running for Black Friday like we’re young, and holiday spending like we’re rich. Well, whatever you are, I know one thing for sure. My good friend Bridget, who rented her Halloween ‘09 […]

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Sammy Davis Vintage Photoshoot Summer ’09: Behind the Scenes

Friday, November 13th, 2009
Sammy Davis Vintage Photoshoot Summer ’09: Behind the Scenes

Sequins. Sequins. And, um, more Sequins. We’re too pretty to care. I look better on steps. And they call this comfortable? I wear fur in the summer – cause I can. Polka dot onesie = best thing ever. Hold tight. Color block tee, anyone? Here come the locals … … SDV knows how to play […]

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