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Styling Vintage with Modern (Anthropologie)

Thursday, June 23rd, 2011
Styling Vintage with Modern (Anthropologie)

I styled 5 vintage looks using one pleated skirt from Anthropologie at A Little Wicked Boutique. Keep reading after the jump to vote for your favorite look! CLICK “READ MORE” TO VOTE!

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How to Modernize a Vintage Maxi Dress

Monday, June 20th, 2011
How to Modernize a Vintage Maxi Dress

Hello and happy MODERN VINTAGE MONDAY, everyone! It was an insanely gorgeous weekend in NYC this weekend … proven with visual evidence thanks to this photo I snapped running in Central Park yesterday. Beautiful! The sky in the picture above is just as if not more beautiful — as are the rest of the shots […]

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Styling Vintage with Modern (American Apparel)

Thursday, June 16th, 2011
Styling Vintage with Modern (American Apparel)

Watch the video to see how I styled 5 vintage looks at The Family Vintage Jewels using one dress from American Apparel! Keep reading after the jump to see pictures of the final looks and to vote for your favorite representing either the ’40s, ’50s, ’60s, ’70s or ’80s!

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How to Modernize ’70s High-Waisted Shorts

Monday, June 13th, 2011
How to Modernize ’70s High-Waisted Shorts

Hello and happy modern vintage style Monday, everyone!! Just some quick news and thanks before I get into today’s post, which is all about (drumroll, please!) how to wear ’70s velvet shorts for summer! But first, HUGE congrats to Miss Carmen of CAG Reinvented, who won last week’s Gratefulness Friday Vintage Giveaway with The Krickett’s […]

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Gratefulness Giveaway: Enter to Win a HUGE Vintage Prize Pack!

Friday, June 10th, 2011
Gratefulness Giveaway: Enter to Win a HUGE Vintage Prize Pack!

Hello and happy GRATEFULNESS FRIDAY EVERYONE!!! Woah, I know. ANOTHER gratefulness Friday?! I’ve had such great feedback from your comments to answer the giveaway question to enter and support from online vintage sellers who want to sponsor these giveaways. It’s hard to stop doing what you do when you know that people enjoy it — […]

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’60s Fashion Outfits from McCall’s Magazine

Thursday, June 9th, 2011
’60s Fashion Outfits from McCall’s Magazine

Hello and Happy Thursday, everyone! I’ve recently been digging into the pages of a recent gift … a stack of 1960s fashion McCall Magazines gifted to me by a fellow vintage lover and Facebook supporter, Lisa C! When envisioning my “dream home,” (or per NYC standards … apartment!) I imagine a great wooden bookshelf built […]

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How to Modernize Vintage Polka Dots

Monday, June 6th, 2011
How to Modernize Vintage Polka Dots

Hello and happy modern vintage Monday, everyone!!! The past few weeks I’ve been posting weekly style posts that I’ve coined “modern vintage.” Sounds like an oxymoron, right? Well perhaps it is … but that’s part of the attraction. I’m working as a blogger and stylist to show you how to mix the old with the […]

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Gratefulness Friday: Enter to Win a Vintage Bag & Romper!

Friday, June 3rd, 2011
Gratefulness Friday: Enter to Win a Vintage Bag & Romper!

HAPPY GRATEFULNESS FRIDAY EVERYONE!!! It’s my favorite day of the week because I have the opportunity to spread more vintage love to all of you by hosting another Gratefulness Friday GIVEAWAY! This week’s giveaway — as illustrated in the pictures of the vintage prize pack pieces above — is a very special one, as it […]

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