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Vintage

  • Art, Fashion, Vintage

    The Art of Vogue Covers

    i was given a wonderful gift recently from Anton’s gran, who was cleaning out her book collection and came upon an old copy of The Art of Vogue Covers. it details the…

  • Design, Vintage

    Take Your Pleasure Seriously

    when you look at pictures of Charles and Ray Eames one of the best things about this talented and innovative couple is that they really looked like they always had so much fun together.…

  • Vintage

    Matching Shoes

    i suppose i have been kind of shoe obsessed around here lately – and this is of course because i am truly shoe obsessed in real life at the moment. at the…

  • Vintage

    Love Music Wine & Revolution

    love music wine and revolution is a great source for vintage lovers and visual aesthetes alike. the author shares screencaps from her favourite old movies, which is pretty handy for those of…

  • Vintage

    Jackie & JFK

    since i seem to be on a wedding trip today, i thought it might be cool to share some pics from the wedding of Jackie & JFK in September 1953, which was…

  • Vintage

    Matchbook Landscapes

    Matchbook Landscapes is an interesting project by Krista Charles, who has collected old matchbooks ever since she salvaged a small collection from her then 90 year old grandfather-in-law. For each matchbook I find…

  • Vintage

    Beautiful Girls in New York

    street style circa 1944, photographed by Alfred Eisenstaedt for a series called beautiful girls in new york for Life. i really think fourties style has to be one of my favourites, though perhaps…

  • Vintage

    Southern Weekend

    just a group of pals having what looks like a great weekend… photographed by Lisa Larsen in 1951 for Life.…

  • Vintage

    Lover’s Eyes

    Alison of Teenangster always discovers the most amazing jewellery, which she often shares on her blog, pinterest and twitter. so i was excited when she sent me this post about Lover’s Eyes.…

  • Vintage

    Quite Continental Charm School

    Mariah is one of the guest bloggers who you can expect to see around here while i sort myself out come moving day, she is the lady behind the charming blog Quite Continental.…

  • Vintage

    Japanese Love Story

    as many of you know i love browsing through the life image archives. usually i have no real goal – just sniffing around, digging until i find something great to share with…

  • Vintage

    Crafty Dogma

    Crafty Dogma has an awesomely quirky and vast collection of vintage photos & postcards for your perusal. all photographs courtesy of Crafty Dogma…

  • Vintage

    Covers, etc

    Covers etc is one of my favourite flickr streams to browse as it combines my love for vintage, design and, occasionally, salaciousness all into one. there are some seriously saucy book covers…

  • Vintage

    Marianne Breslauer

    i rediscovered this series of photographs taken between 1929 – 1934 by german photographer Marianne Breslauer thanks to lauren’s pinterest. i’m strangely envious of these women who are long gone. Marianne was a…