vintage fashion posts

My New Maxi Dress Look at the Manhattan Vintage Show!

Thursday, May 5th, 2011
My New Maxi Dress Look at the Manhattan Vintage Show!

I was hired by the Manhattan Vintage Show to brainstorm & curate the show & photoshoot theme, along with presenting an exhibit based on that theme to the public! I had so much and learned a ton along the way — check out the latest video to see what ’70s-inspired outfit I put together at […]

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My Salvation Army Thrift Meet-Up with New Old Fashion Vintage

Wednesday, May 4th, 2011
My Salvation Army Thrift Meet-Up with New Old Fashion Vintage

Hello and Happy Wednesday everyone!! If you are near a Salvation Army today … GO! I urge you!! Put on a pair of leggings, pick up your wallet and get in that car to DRIVE to your nearest S&A for what is known as “Family Day,” AKA the day that practically everything in the store […]

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Gratefulness Giveaway: Win a Vintage Prize Pack from Lady Jane Vintage!

Friday, April 22nd, 2011
Gratefulness Giveaway: Win a Vintage Prize Pack from Lady Jane Vintage!

**THIS GIVEAWAY CLOSED MIDNIGHT on SUNDAY, APRIL 24th. CLICK HERE FOR THE WINNER!** HAPPY GRATEFULNESS FRIDAY EVERYONE!!!! YEE HAW!!!!! I’m so happy to announce the FOURTH official gratefulness Friday giveaway on Sammy Davis Vintage for two specific reasons: First, over the past few weeks I have had the blessings to meet SUCH amazing vintage lovers […]

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Buying Vintage Online: How to Match this Modern Look

Wednesday, April 20th, 2011
Buying Vintage Online: How to Match this Modern Look

  Happy vintage mailbox Wednesday, everyone!!! I was so pumped to debut a new regularly occurring post last week called “vintage mailbox,” where I answer a question as posed by a thrift warrior and vintage lover like YOU! Last week I answered a few questions about my history & love of vintage fashion as asked […]

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Do You Have ’70s Sense for the Manhattan Vintage Show?

Monday, April 18th, 2011
Do You Have ’70s Sense for the Manhattan Vintage Show?

Happy “Manhattan Vintage Show” Monday, everybody!!! I’m so excited to announce that the Manhattan Vintage Show will be showering vintage lovers like you & me with its glorious event on Friday, April 29th & Saturday, April 30th at New York City’s Metropolitan Pavilion. Call up your friends and clear your calendars now — the event […]

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Vintage Mailbag: Kirsty Q’s Questions Answered!

Wednesday, April 13th, 2011
Vintage Mailbag: Kirsty Q’s Questions Answered!

Happy Mailbox Wednesday everyone! ;-) Over the past few months, I’ve had quite a few amazing emails come through my inbox. Some of them are written by fellow thrift warriors and vintage lovers, sharing their tales of thrift travels and proud accomplishments of separating the thrift treasure from trash. Some are simple (but sincerely appreciated!) […]

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How to Wear & Identify Vintage Dress Styles for Spring

Monday, April 11th, 2011
How to Wear & Identify Vintage Dress Styles for Spring

Happy Monday, everyone!!! It gives me GREAT DELIGHT to start the week off in the best of ways — giving you a dash of vintage fashion inspiration & education with today’s post, plus almost too-good-to-be-true shop-happy enlightenment with a newly updated Shop Finds page. According to our friend the weatherman, the temps in NYC are […]

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How I Saved $1,084.45 Thrifting Spring Trends

Wednesday, March 30th, 2011
How I Saved $1,084.45 Thrifting Spring Trends

HAPPY SAVING MONEY WEDNESDAY EVERYONE!!!! I have fond memories of shopping with my mom at the local mall as a teenager, scouting the sales and premeditating our plan of action for the best bargain deal. We’d  research the upcoming sales in the Sunday newspaper’s circulars, and  then deliberate over “when” to hit them. After shopping […]

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