Yes, my dear Chicsters, your avid following of my thrifty ways could pay-off big for you! If you can guess how much this outfit cost — head-to-toe — then you will be the very first Thrifty Vintage Chic contest winner!!Continue reading →
Thanksgiving has been given and now it’s onward to the jubilant holiday season of spreading cheer with love and gift-giving! Thrift stores stand as a source of hidden treasures, moreover, they can mean a place for blessings.Continue reading →
There they were — laying in the bottom of my drawer — a relic from yesteryear and unlike many things in my closet, the relic was from my own yesteryear, rather than generations’ decades past. I chuckled, reaching for them — really, it was a joke: to fit into one’s shorts from junior and senior high school years? yeah, right! Continue reading →
Boarding a ferry to chug across the waterways to an isle adjacent to the island of Manhattan kind of sets the mood perfectly for a weekend of a Roaring 20s Jazz Age Lawn Party. Come sail with me to Governors Island, where all the magic unfolds.
Michael Phelps has space-age materials to go splish-splashing in, but vintage enthusiasts Heidi & Joe model the predecessors to the Speedo LZR fast suit. The materials? Organic & all-natural, you know, kind of like the sheep which grew the wool. Yes, wool in summer — how’s that for being a slave to fashion?