Friday, July 22, 2011

I Wanna be a Beatnik

king tut vintage cuff linksThese vintage 1960's-1970's King Tutankhamen copper cuff links are absolutely perfect for adorning a poet shirt. blueapplevintage is selling them here: If you're into bohemian style, be sure to browse through blueapplevintage's shop.

vintage silver pendant with turquoise stonesAdd some vintage bling to your wardrobe! DivineMsDot is selling this silver 1960's pendant here: Talk about ornate coolness! The turquoise ceramic stones are stunning. The center stone resembles an Egyptian Scarab Beetle, which adds to its appeal. Be sure to check out the rest of DivineMsDot's shop!

1960's vintage purple faux fur beretThis vivacious vintage 1960's purple faux beret is for sale here: Wear it to the next open mic event or out to a cafe, and you're sure to be a hit. See the listing for measurement details. The brand is Famous-Barr Co., St. Louis. See GetLuckyVintage's store for more vintage fashion.

vintage 1960's beatnik hippie metal frame sunglassesWhen going for a Beatnik look, don't forget a chic pair of sunglasses! RetroHommeVintage is selling a pair from the late 1960's here: For more items for stylish gents, browse the rest of Ryan Sporre's shop.

vintage black leather jacket and  black and cream wool boucle pencil skirt setnestdesignstudio is selling this edgy vintage black leather jacket and black and cream wool boucle pencil skirt set here: The jacket is a size M and the skirt's waist is 28." See the listing for more measurements and details. nestdesignstudio also has plenty of other vintage clothing and accessories for sale in her Etsy store.

Friday, July 15, 2011

Fun Finds for the Darkly Inclined

If you're on the lookout for unique, edgy clothing, take a look at blackorchiddesignsca's Dirty Lust Tea Dress here: The size XS-S dress was made from a vintage slip top, and it has vintage buttons and a flared bottom that consists of a variety of fabrics. This one-of-a-kind gem is perfect for pulling off a Gothic doll look. See blackorchiddesignsca's Etsy shop for other fun garments and accessories  in a number of different sizes.

DetroitDollface is selling this customized studded vest with a thrilling Dracula patch here: It's one-of-a-kind, so you'll be the only one on the block wearing it. The bust measures 34 inches and the length is 18 inches. The price has been reduced, so nab it while you can. Be sure to browse around the rest of DetroitDollface's Etsy store for more clothing and accessories fit for a rock star.

And for the gentlemen, vintageriches is selling this vintage 1980's satin burgundy Merlot Gothic spider web button-up shirt here: The size listed is a Men's size Small, but it could also fit a Men's size Medium. Ladies can also wear it, too. See the listing for measurements. The brand is Anchor Blue, USA. For more excellent vintage clothing, see the rest of vintageriches's Etsy store.

Monday, July 11, 2011

1960's Glamour

This lovely emerald green embellished 1960's vintage dress is for sale in Tova's Vintage Shop, which contains "100 Years of Everything Fabulous." The dress is two pieces, and is adorned with pearls, beads, and sequins. See the listing for this classy number here: Measurements are included in the listing.

1960s emerald green vintage dress
1960s emerald green sequined and beaded vintage dress

Saturday, July 9, 2011

1940's Flair

HuckleBerryVintage's late 1940's navy blue floral patterned vintage dress with pleats and pink tulle underneath is a stunner. The R&K Originals dress is in excellent vintage condition, and it looks great with and without a belt. It's available here: The listing includes sizing info.

Be sure to see HuckleBerryVintage's Etsy store for even more vintage lovelies.

1940s navy blue floral dress
1940s navy blue floral dress with pink tulle

Sunday, July 3, 2011

Polka Dot Rampage

To complement Friday's post on black and white polka dot dresses, here is another polka dot dress that caught my attention on Etsy. This time, it's a black and deep pinkish red rockabilly style dress that Selenesian is selling. It has a darling black rose ribboned waist and black floral trim hem. The Rampage brand dress is a size 3/XS, and was most likely made in the 1990's. Measurements are available in the listing here:

polka dot dress

Friday, July 1, 2011

Be Pert in Polka Dots

Simple, stylish, and perfect for the summer - that's how I describe these three black and white polka dot dresses that I found on Etsy recently. A polka dot dress is a must-have. They've been stylish for years, so you don't have to worry about a basic polka dot dress going out of fashion anytime soon.

black and white polka dot 1950s vintage dressIf you're looking for 1950's flair, sophistication, and spunk, check out this vintage dress that RustBeltThreads is selling here: The brand is Tailored by Lee, and the size is approximately a Small. Measurements are available in the listing. Whether you're going for a rockabilly or more clean-cut look, this dress will serve you well.

RustBeltThreads also has plenty of other vintage delights in her Etsy shop.

black and white polka dot 1960s vintage dressstutterinmama is selling this vintage 1960's sleeveless shift mini dress with patch pockets and matching belt here: Very retro chic! See the listing for measurements and more photographs.

stutterinmama loves 1940's and 1950's fashion and is an advocate for a vintage lifestyle for the sake of sustainability. Be sure to check out her shop to find more vintage gems.

black and white polka dot vintage dressseesong (Dani K.) is selling this adorable polka dot rayon and polyester blend mini dress here: The dress is also suitable for spring and fall. It looks great with or without a belt, and it's perfect for a variety of occasions (work, picnics, or going out to lunch to name a few). The brand is Jessica Howard Petite, and the size listed is 6 petite, but see the listing for measurements and more details.

And if you're looking for a sustainable bag, check out Dani K.'s repurposed and recycled bags here: