Posts filed in Vintage Dibs and Dabs

Modern Vintage Chicago giveaway and interview

Awhile after the vintage show we attended in late February (I demand to know how it’s already April!) I was contacted by some of the brains behind Chicago’s well-known Randolph Street Market and several other local vintage and antique shows. Their next show is the Modern Vintage Chicago Spring Fashion… read more »

Post-haircut photos

I am busy breaking all my previously set rules about not sewing for Viva since I suddenly found myself in desperate need of a blouse to match something, so I’m just going to quickly post a few photos post-haircut. Sorry, they’re pretty anticlimactic actually. The cut went pretty much just… read more »

A-choppin’ my hair will go…

…okay, not really. It’ll only be a few inches. And it’s certainly not chopping itself. But in about an hour and a half I’ll be getting my hair cut. I snapped some pre-cut photos last night before going out to dinner with friends. This was my hair after a Hot… read more »

Vintage show finds

I’ve been meaning to post this all week! Last Saturday, we went out to the ‘burbs for a huge annual vintage clothing, jewelry and textiles show. We missed last year (though I can’t recall why), so I was particularly excited about it this year. I was literally talking about it… read more »

Recap of last weekend

OMG. I need a break from the knit-along math. I need to talk about something else for a change. 😀 Last Friday, I was talking with my lovely and talented friend Moe over at her blog, Stitch, about shoes, and the subject of cowboy boots came up. I realized that… read more »

1940s pigtail loop braids

First off, let me send a huge thank you out to DeluxeVille for the blog plug yesterday! I was tickled pink and totally flattered. Her house is just so inspiring and dreamy for a lover of mid-century modern. So a warm welcome to any new blog readers who have found… read more »