Summer Loving, Fashion History and a Classic Patio Set

Patio Dresses scream summer with their colorful fabrics, intricate trimming and free-flowing skirts, and as this beautiful season is coming to an end, I'll be embracing each and every drop of sun in this stunning outfit from Lady K Loves. Disclaimer: this post contains a historically derogatory term that may render readers uncomfortable. This post [...]

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Peach Colored Roses, Vintage Shoes, and a Cocktail Dress

I find it difficult to pinpoint a specific actress from the Golden Age of Hollywood who opened my eyes to the glamorous aesthetic of fashion at that time. That being said, one of the women who's closet I've undoubtedly wanted to travel back in time to is Grace Kelly. Not only was she exquisite in [...]

A Gingham Dress, Vintage Dreams and Fields of Green

To me, nothing represents summer more than gingham. Whenever I see it, no matter the color, I'm drawn to the thought of a picnic in the park. Naturally, I wanted to bask in the sun while pecking at cheese and crackers when I laid my eyes on this adorable Ellen Gingham Sun Dress from Joanie [...]

A Summer Dress, Nipped Waist, and Sunflowers

Come this time each year I find myself torn: do I hold onto summer as long as possible, or dive head first into the coming autumn? Despite this seasonal fashion war inside my head, the fact remains that there's still a few weeks left of summer. Therefore, I will be showcasing my shoulders until the [...]

Teen Angels, Pink Ladies, and Grease Lightning

Grease has always been a favorite film of mine, and honestly, is there anyone out there who doesn't feel the same way? The clothes, the cars, the characters... there's simply nothing like it. When I heard that Erstwilder was working on a limited production Grease collection, I knew I had to add some pieces to [...]

Recycled Florals, Gingham and Midcentury Staples

I'm proud to say that I've finally reached a point where I've built a pretty solid foundation of vintage and pinup basics within my wardrobe. That being said, I'm substantially lacking in the accessories department compared to most gals. I've collected some bangles, earrings, and hair flowers along the way, but it wasn't enough. I [...]

Independence and an Itsy Bitsy, Teeny Weeny Red & White High-Waist Bikini

I'm never fully convinced it's summer until the 4th of July. Most of the memories I have of this holiday are venturing out to the Hamptons with my Dad, listening to The Beatles or The Police the entire drive. Every year my Aunt, Uncle, and Cousins would get together for a big lobster boil and [...]