A Tea Dress, Orchids, and Modern Art Deco

If you've been following my blog, then you know that I'm enamored by the 1940s, but another one of my favorite eras is that in which Art Deco thrived: the 1920s through the 1930s. Art Deco is a visually enticing style that originated in France during the 1920s and was inspired by Cubism. It was [...]

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Teal, Navy, and Spring Daisies

For as long as I can remember I've been fascinated by the glitz and glamour of the Golden Age of Hollywood.  The acting was over the top and the fashion was even more dramatic. The way that fabric draped over the female form was even more tantalizing than the most scandalous garments you can think of today, [...]

Yellow Pumps, Polka Dots, and the Spring Equinox

There may be snow on the ground here in Boston, but it's officially spring, which means my least favorite season is finally on its way out. Maybe it's just me, but during the winter I don't feel like I can dress as my normal self. I'm covered in multiple layers, which usually consist of either [...]