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The seeds, sales and start.

We didn’t have a lot of money growing up. Our zip in Philly was 19124. Even Philadelphia Magazine wrote about our Frankford neighborhood once, “Nothing much to see here.” But whenever I shopped at a thrift store, I never felt poor. 83 more words

The Details: Vintage Bags & Purses

I may be one of the pickiest people when it comes to my purse. So picky, in fact, I’ve owned very few since I began needing one (and keep them for forrrreverrrr) because when I find one I like, it’s my main squeeze. 466 more words

Sultry Vintage

fashion find

We all know that the fashion gods work in mysterious and très chic ways.

Yesterday Bill and I went in search of a basket purse like my mom’s from the 1950s. 269 more words


Silver Pins, Mid Century and Other Stories

I only went to two sales on Saturday because it’s Memorial Day weekend and there weren’t many around. The weather felt like summer this weekend here in the northeast! 516 more words

Through the Decades: Women's Handbags & Purses

This week we are focusing on the changes in styles of handbags and purses.

Handbags and purses go as far back as ancient times when they were seen in Egyptian hieroglyphics and in rural communities to carry various seeds. 329 more words

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