Decades of Love: Vintage Valentine’s Day Cards and their Messages

Valentine’s Days may come and go, but the messages from the heart are truly meant to last forever– especially when captured in ink. Read along as we relive the sentiments of the early 20th century through keepsake postcards To Vernon Cleary of Seattle, WA, 1913 My dearest sweetheart, Rose are red, Violets are blue, Honey… Read More Decades of Love: Vintage Valentine’s Day Cards and their Messages

Saltwater Taffy to Tempt Your Sweet Valentine

Chocolates for Valentine’s Day? A classic! But maybe…more cliche than classic. For showing your beloved a small yet everlasting token of your affections this Valentine’s Day, we turn our cravings to the buttery delights of another old-fashioned confection: salt water taffies! Although the origin of salt water taffy is mythical, we know that it grew… Read More Saltwater Taffy to Tempt Your Sweet Valentine

The Sweet Love Story Behind this Letter Hanging Over The Founder of the Ruffled Blog’s Mantel

The following quote and photos originally appeared via GlitterGuide. As if the modest, mid-century aesthetic of the Ruffle Blog’s founder wasn’t enough to make us want to gut our own homes, for us vintage-loving ladies our eyes are almost instantly drawn to the focal-point of this room. Right above the mantel hangs not a mirror… Read More The Sweet Love Story Behind this Letter Hanging Over The Founder of the Ruffled Blog’s Mantel