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Monthly Archives: June 2014

4th of July Celebrations

Our neighborhood and several others in town have 4th of July parades.   The kids decorate their bikes,  everyone gets decked out in red, white and blue, the pets get involved, and our neighborhood has a firetruck to lead…

Are you ready for the 4th of July?

The 4th of July is a BIG deal in my neighborhood  – and actually a couple places around town.   We have been known to make it to several parties for the 4th of July.  Finding party wear…

Time for a Little Summer Fun!

It’s the longest day of the year!  What are YOU doing on this beautiful first day of summer?  Enjoy some classic pinups to get your summertime started!

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Vintage Jewelry – What Exactly is Bakelite?

Bakelite is an early form of plastic invented by Leo Baekeland in 1907.  Bakelite was most popular during the 1930’s -1940’s. It had many uses, including electrical insulators, radio and telephone casings, kitchenware, pipe stems, and…

4th of July is coming!

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Need some red, white and blue accessories for the 4th of July?  It’s coming fast!  Find in my shop!

Pinup Accessory Basics by Cherry Dollface

Here is another great video by the amazing Cherry Dollface on accessories!  Accessories can take a basic outfit and really turn it into pinup.  In this she covers shoes, purses, belts, scarves, hair accessories and jewelry!  I…