Winters Past

20th Century Fashion from Deco to Disco

May 13, 2018
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Wearing Vintage Statement Earrings in a Modern Way

This is Jenny Walton. She’s an illustrator, a fashion stylist and she’s a vintage earring savant. Behold: In fact, her take on vintage is absolutely on-point. She offers a fresh new way of combining eras, deftly pairing vintage with modern. … Continue reading

December 30, 2015
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Moving Day!

Well, mostly everything found it’s way into a box, the boxes got loaded on the truck and hauled into the new shop. Of course, with every move there always seems to be that dreaded last 10% of stuff that gets … Continue reading

August 23, 2015
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SJP-Vintage Brooch Queen

I saw this little film clip about the return of the brooch. As far as Sarah Jessica Parker and I are concerned, it never went away. Let’s have a look at the always stylish SJP  for some tips: Here is … Continue reading

July 10, 2015
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70’s Jewelry Trends

Today, I’m going on (and on!) about seventies costume jewelry. This is because I made up a display of seventies necklaces yesterday, which gave me some time to think about them, style-wise. Here’s what I came up with: The Seventies … Continue reading

June 24, 2015
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Art Deco, Egyptian Style

I found a wonderful brooch last week. It is round, bronze, and features some amazing cloisonné work. The image, a winged scarab beetle, is intricately rendered. This lead me to research the Art Deco Egyptian revival style. I learned that … Continue reading

June 5, 2015
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Vintage Earrings -Yes!

Vintage earrings. Talk about your statement pieces! This is where the playful and bold qualities of vintage jewelry really come together. I’ve got so many fun ones in the shop. There are  stones, sparkly rhinestones, beads, buttons, shoulder dusters, huge-huge-flowers, even a … Continue reading