Posts tagged "vintage"
Contest: Write Your Own LOVE NAIL TREE Story

Contest: Write Your Own LOVE NAIL TREE Story

LOVE NAIL TREE is a grassroots brand out of LA that we can get behind. Self taught and conscious of materials, duo Tyler and Michelle built a collection based on storytelling. We want YOU to contribute your own for a chance to win a stellar prize pack.
Snapshot: Airplanes Over Boston!

Snapshot: Airplanes Over Boston!

Check out this insane shot from a series of photos from the 1970's of low flying airplanes over East Boston. Unreal!
Snapshot: 6.4.2012

Snapshot: 6.4.2012

I love the cool confidence of this young chick. Window pane or not, her distance is a little too close for comfort in this captivating photo. I’m not sure whether the blood is real or just a tantalizing prop in this photo, but it’s enough to send me running!
Wear It 3 Ways: The Angelina Skirt

Wear It 3 Ways: The Angelina Skirt

I'm guessing you know why this *Vintage Boutique skirt is called The Angelina Skirt. This sexy number is named after the one and only Angelina Jolie who we saw sporting the ultimate thigh high slit at the Oscars this year!
Snapshot: Beware the Black Cats

Snapshot: Beware the Black Cats

Our dark as night feline fuzzballs hold a top tier position on the superstition hierarchy, so it's no surprise that in Hollywood's heyday they needed lots of these enigmatic creatures.
Photo of the Week: 5.21.12

Photo of the Week: 5.21.12

I'm digging this vintage Dior ad, mostly because I'm sure green, blue, and yellow were not necessarily popular hues at the time. It is a nice reminder though that the wild pigments of the 21st century aren't as groundbreaking as we may think!
Wear It 3 Ways: The Lorena Blouse

Wear It 3 Ways: The Lorena Blouse

Check out the Lorena Blouse! This cute secretary blouse with tiny burgundy colored velvet dots is not only a perfect top for the workplace, but can also be worn on lunch dates or even on a night out if accompanied by the right pant/skirt.
Dittos: The Resurgence of an Age Old Brand

Dittos: The Resurgence of an Age Old Brand

The days of looking at retro photos of your mom and wishing she saved all her awesome denim bellbottoms are finally over! The fashion gods have heard our prayers with the reemergence of Dittos, an iconic denim brand from the ’70s.
Wear It 3 Ways: The Mentos Top

Wear It 3 Ways: The Mentos Top

Check out my latest *Vintage Boutique pick: the Mentos Top. Pretty pastels aren't always what you think! You can definitely add a little edge to any garment, hopefully you'll pick up on a few tips here!
Top 10 Fashion Comebacks We Love

Top 10 Fashion Comebacks We Love

Fashion is truly cyclical so when vintage cravings hit the main circuit there are many opportunities for resurrected trends. Here are a few things we love from the sweet past that we love wearing in 2012.
A Fresh Vintage Lookbook is on the Horizon - Here's a Sneak Peek!

A Fresh Vintage Lookbook is on the Horizon – Here’s a Sneak Peek!

It's been a hot minute since *Vintage Boutique has put out a lookbook, though we can guarantee the wait was worthwhile. Carolina put together ladylike outfits which have a somewhat 70's-meets-Mad Men aesthetic and you can find a sneak peek of the shots right here.
Chick of the Month: Vashtie Kola

Chick of the Month: Vashtie Kola

What more is there to say about Vashtie? This lady needs no introduction. We caught up with Miss Kola to discuss her background and foray into the creative field, her sense of style, and her thoughts on the "YouTube generation" in this must read interview!
Wear It 3 Ways: The Chicita Crop Top

Wear It 3 Ways: The Chicita Crop Top

This oh so flirtatious dotted top is very versatile, will be landing soon, and can easily see you through all four seasons! We've got a daytime spring look, a red-hot date night outfit, and something to rock when it's chilly.
Vintage Video: Platforms, the Newest Fad of the 70s

Vintage Video: Platforms, the Newest Fad of the 70s

Stumbled upon this little trend clip from the 70s discussing the ever controversial platform! Complete with a Jeffrey Campbell lookalike and a couple doctors with conflicting opinions on the safety of such a silhouette, this video reminds us that fashion is truly cyclical.
Queen of Bows Re: Sunglasses and Love

Queen of Bows Re: Sunglasses and Love

Miss Stella Burchard, also known as Queen of Bows, checks in to share her thoughts on nostalgia and past romance... all spurred on by a pair of vintage sunglasses! Here is a musing we can all relate to.