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

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Colors of Spring: Accessories! Must-Haves!

Continuing with the spring theme, here’s four must-have accessories for the season:

spring accessories

butterfly necklace pendant : My Selvaged Life

Bomber ear flap hat : Shanionie

thin beaded tribal bracelet : jewelry by carmal

recycled leather and floral handmade ladies sandal : Cholesburys

Colors of Spring: Mustard, Green and Blues

spring ensemblelace and linen mustard yellow off shoulder dress : SpathDesigns

floral & denim cotton rope bracelets : maslinda

cabochon vintage ring : jessjamesjake

1940’s olive green Florsheim Maryjanes : jessjamesjake

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.

beautiful vintage banner blue greenvintage office collectibles

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

Blue Summer Outfits by UO

Blue doesn’t need to be dull, boring and gloomy. Blue is a color of summer too! Picked these favorites from Urban Outfitters

blue fashion by urban outfittersThistlepearl Lace Racerback Dress
Staring at Stars Lace Bell-Sleeve Dress
blue summer dresses Urban Outfitters
Pins and Needles Trellis Dress
byCORPUS Crisscross Dress

blue accessories UO

Dripping Seed Bead Duster Earring
Ray-Ban Squared Rubber Wayfarer Sunglasses
BAGGU Oversized Tote Bag
Urban Renewal Vintage Turquoise Tab Necklace