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The circle pin is a classic piece of jewelry that was particularly popular in the 1950's and 60's and often worn on a cardigan or blouse. There were apparently different stories about the pins and their significance. It was said that they had different meanings depending on the pin style and where it was worn. Here…
Bask in the summer glow and have some fun - but don't fall in the soup!
This week's theme is all about Beach Party Movies! Have you ever seen one?
Beach Party movies were popular in the 50s and 60s and were famous for their kitschy humor, summery fun music, and air of teenage rebellion. Most of the actors played independent, fun loving teenagers, even though they were really in their 20s. They were free to do whatever they want and live on their own terms in summer houses…
Clothing can be a form of self expression, like poetry
...but do the two ever cross?
Your favorite shirt, the jacket of your first boyfriend in high school, your first baby socks kept in a pretty box for safe keeping -- items of clothing travel with us throughout our lives, a silent, comfy companion. Do you ever feel this way? There are actually many odes and dedicated poetry to clothing that can be found if you just take a peek.
What kind of vintage clothing addict are you? Do you browse every rack at a thrift store ? Drool at the site of old cotton prints ? Get heart palpitations at the site of a vintage store ?
Take the quiz and find out -…Continue