By Sabrina Cardoso, Style Editor Photos Courtesy of Lauren Stowell and via American Duchess Originally published in Roaring Twenties: An Encore (2020) Being a historical costumer, I know that one of the hardest components to find is historical footwear. One can learn to sew to make the actual garb but not many of us are… Read More American Duchess: An Interview with Lauren Stowell
By Marjorie Magazine Most of us have been staying home, and trying to stay fabulous- and all while staying comfy, too! Disastrous doesn’t have to align with “drab,” and so to dress stylishly for a year like 2020, there’s nothing more fitting than the long-awaited revival of the house dress and its casual yet manicured… Read More The Quiet Comeback of the House Dress
By Darlene Alvarez Photos by Jonathan Phillips, Dom Martin, Stuart Runham, and Tim Hunter Singers and dancers have always had a way with our hearts when it came to boosting the spirits and morale of nations in uncertain times. We may not have Fred and Ginger or the Andrews Sisters to take the stage especially… Read More Singing Along with the Satin Dollz!
A classic summer celebration calls for a dress that’s just as grand! Even after the 4th of July has come and gone, these styling ideas sing all the right notes for all summer long. Take a look at our picks for perking up Independence Day, for even if you’ll be having small festivities at home,… Read More Sparkle with Our 4th of July Styling!
By Rachel Hayden The sun is shining, heat is beginning to creep into our days with the promise of summer. Perky sundresses and summer-ready high-waisted shorts fill closets around the world, waiting patiently for their turn to mingle at the vintage fair, farmers market, or leisurely park picnic. Despite the blue skies and scorching warmth… Read More Stay In, In Style: Pandemic and the Vintage Marketplace
By Jodi Truglio Photos Courtesy of Unique Vintage Nestled in Burbank, California’s historical district of Magnolia Park lies Unique Vintage’s store front. From the outside the brick building may not look like much, but once you step inside you will soon come to realize that each piece of clothing featured in Unique Vintage’s store is… Read More A Unique Outlook on Fashion
By Jodi Truglio The Roaring Twenties represented a time of transformation for many Americans, notably for women whose roles drastically changed During World War I. Recruited to hold jobs left behind by men who had gone to war, About 25% of women by 1920 who were no longer content with staying home. As a result… Read More Spotted for the Decade: 1920’s in 2020
By Darlene Alvarez While scrolling through Instagram you cant help but be hit with beautiful inspiration. It was then that I noticed that so many lovely people were taking part in weekly challenges, and I knew I had to be a part of it! Vintage Weekly (@vintage.weekly on Instagram) is bringing something unique to our… Read More Vintage Weekly: The Ladies Behind the Instagram Sensation
An April shower to give you the power– that is, to lift your warming spirits up as the sunshine breaks through into the promise of golden summer on the horizon. We’ve gathered a few rays of sunshine that caught our eyes this season and hope they’ll cheer you up for spring just as they did… Read More Singing the Beautiful Blues with Our April Starters
In these last few weeks, the days get quiet but there’s still plenty to inspire. For us, we couldn’t have found a better time to take up a new hobby as we find ourselves confined to the safety of our homes, and that hobby happened to be one of the most beautiful and productive! Embroidery… Read More Taking Up the Needle: Inspiration for Your Embroidery Art