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Beautiful Vintage: Ethnic, Tribal, Bohemian

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70s tribal pattern tote bag : Ginger Root Vintage
vintage tribal print tank : FriendsWithBothArms
1980s Ikat tribal print jumper dress : gisela and zoe vintage
vintage cloth & leather tribal totebag : pinkMonday

vintage tribal accentsethnic sterling silver turquoise cuff bangle : Amrapali
1990s wooden beads tribal necklace : Old Baltimore Vintage
Sarah Coventry beaded necklace (hangtag marked SC (1960s – 1970s) : malibloom
vintage Indian style leather belt : pursenbootz

tribal jewelryantique tribal solid silver bangle cuff : Amrapali
vintage pair of hand-carved bone and wire earrings : Harmonicajane
two tone tribal inspired 1980s necklace : Capricious Traveler
vintage sterling silver tribal design band : Argyle23

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Beautiful Vintage: Floral and Spring

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1940s floral tapestry handbag : two squirrels vintage
vintage ivory sheer lace wrap cardigan : the vintage side show
1950s yellow floral dress : Continual
80s black floral oversized duffle weekender : black sheep VL

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Colors of Spring: Tangerine, Turquoise, Green and Grey

spring fashion

Yes! This is a series of spring-inspired posts. (spring accessories, spring ensemble)

More of my favorites:

vintage inspired tea dress : Mokka five o clock

Native American beaded ring : black satin shoes

beaded crochet necklace : Suddenly You

eco friendly tote bag : marbled

Beautiful Vintage: Irresistibly Geek

I love accents of vintage tools in my work desk!  Of course, a vintage collectible should not only be decorative but functional as well.  Most of the items featured here are in good, working condition.

I think the hues work perfectly with each other: light blue, bluish green, yellow and metal.  These are the colors I would love for my work space.  Check out my picks!  Be sure to click on the links to read more details about each item and be directed to the seller.

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Mid Century Pencil Sharpener  : LittleRedPolkaDots
Wire letter rack : LoveButlerVintage
Antique metal office stamp : SimonEtCie
Remington Antique Portable Typewriter : RhapsodyAttic

vintage office collectibleMid Century Wood Cabinet : Hindsvik
vintage office supply set: stapler, ruler, file, and file box :  thisvintagething
a set of 3 steel wire paper sorter trays : MolecularModern
rare Waterbury Eight Day office clock from the early 1900s :  TomLaurus

vintage retro office toolsvintage industrial heavy-duty by The Toledo Metal Furniture Company : cushionchicago
vintage teal Paymaster heavy duty check writer : PoetryofObjects
vintage card catalog cabinet : Hindsvik
vintage USSR school ruler from 1954 : agafrog

vintage office toolsvintage rotary phone : PassedBy
vintage industrial metal lamp : camelotia
Bates industrial vintage hole puncher : mooiebloem
vintage letterpress drawer with recycled wine corks : 4EyesAndEars

Which of these beautiful vintage things would you like for your home office?

Make Sure that Vintage Fits!

Shopping for vintage clothing? Here are some tips on how to make sure that vintage fits:70s red floral pleated wrap dress

Try it on. The best way to make sure that the vintage clothing comfortably fits is by trying it on. Most thrift shops have small fitting areas where customers can try on the clothes. This is why it is recommended to wear tight fitting clothes such as tights, leggings, or tank tops so you can do fittings more conveniently.  Read on…

This post is republished on: The Fashion Cat Diaries

photo: 60s kelly green dress & 70s floral dress by Old Age Vintage

 

Vintage Inspired Wedding Dresses

On my wedding blog today: Vintage style wedding gowns & an interview with wedding photographers from the Philippines.  Here’s a peek:

vintage inspired wedding gowns

Beautiful Vintage: Mustard

I got a bit carried away with Mustard.
Which of these vintage mustard pieces would you like to take home with?

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mustard vintage leather shoulder strap purse : i dress you vintage
70’s mustard crochet nailed carved wood platforms : Time Bandits Vintage
60’s retro leather handbag by Ronay : downhomevintage
1970s mustard yellow Japanese Wool : WoozWassVintage
1960s high heels pumps by Rayne Spectator : Look Again Vintage
mustard long sleeve day dress : Better Stay Together
plain jane style yellow flats retro : terrafirma79

vintage mustard fashion60s leather purse : MeshuMaSH
mustard yellow midi skirt : The Mystery Drawer
retro nerd honey mustard Mila Schoen spectacles : Spacejam
1980s colonel mustard blazer : ambient attic
70s vintage Philadelphia Rapid Transit leather belt : Skinny and Bernie
1960s caramel brown mustard frame handbag : LiliesValleyVintage
vintage mustard suede oxfords : dress in sole vintage
mustard yellow vintage ruffle blouse : Delia

vintage mustard kitchenwarewooden tissue box : Forest Daydream
mustard yellow teacups : jacksredbarn
retro 20 piece flatware set : mamiez vintage
vintage mustard yellow fondue pot : nelson and lorraine
mustard yellow fondue pot and tray : REtroCYCLEd
solid wood salt and pepper shakers circa 1950 : open eyes press vintage
mustard kettles salt and pepper JAPAN shakers : Might Need That

vintage mustard collectiblesvintage mustard yellow picot ribbon : GriffithGardens
70s thermos insulated jar : somersault vintage
1950’s collectible spice tin : vintage arts home
vintage acrylic teardrop beads : yummy treasures
vintage bakelite bangles : Toby’s Artwear
antique pencils : Children Dream Big

vintage mustard clothing accessoriesvintage mustard blouse : samantha balk
vintage coin purse : Old Store
trapeze earrings : KellyJohnston
vintage mustard blouse : samantha balk
vintage mustard & gold triangle shoes : nicolavicius
pleated 70´s patterned skirt : blessthatdress
original suede Clarks : Bourbon Mademoiselle