Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Wind and rain at the expo



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I went to the vintage expo with Jennifer
And we took some shots in the super cold!

Outfit:

Dress: 1940s
Hat: 1940s Torso Vintages
Purse: 1980s
Socks: H&M
Shoes: 1960s 101 dalmatians
Coat: 1960s Bohemian Bisoux


Sorry about the post delay, but I have been working on a new collection!
If you will be in SF on April 17 please RSVP here for my fashion show!


Friday, March 25, 2011

ruffly button decorations



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Outfit:
Dress: Late 1930s moon print and crochet trim neckline
Button decorations: Early 1930s ruffle accessory 

Sadly I lost one of them that night :(




Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Doing laundry

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Outfit:

Two piece suit: 1930s crochet with green beads on the shoulders  ~ From: Vintage expo
Hat: 1950s ~ From: gerilew
Shoes: 1980s floral ~ From: missgaylee
Bracelet: 1890 gold circles and a buckle
Bracelet: 1930s green Bakelite 

So sorry the giveaway winner  announcement was drawn out so long.  I miscalculated the timing of finishing the matching glove.  There were also so many family and friend birthdays this march!!! I made all of their presents(party pictures posted soon!!!)!!! Phew!!!!  

Enough rambling!!!  The two winners are:
both of you couldn't decide! Haha decide amongst each other!

Friday, March 18, 2011

Moving to London in May




I am finally doing it!
I am moving to London!
I will make the great leap sometime in May!!
So anyone in the bay area that would like to meet up, need to catch me before I leave!

If you have had experience in moving to London, or already live there (or in the past)
Flood my inbox full of tips!

Some ideas:

Food (Markets/restaurants)
Vintage
Job/ internships (Fashion design, fashion forecasting, styling,magazines,)
 Areas to live (my heart is basically set on living int he east)
Meeting up

Good bye San Francisco
Helloooooooo London!

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Play of our Lives


Store clerk: “So where are you guys playing tonight?”  
Me: “Our lives.  We’re playing our lives.  We’re in the play of life.”

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Outfits:

Me:
Dress: 1940s yellow-y green knit
Hat: 1940s
Brooch: 1950s furry blue poodle, scarf clip,really horse hair flowers
Belt: 1960s
Bracelet: 1950s green Bakelite nuggets 
Purse: 1930s doll with flowers, and best hairdo EVER!
Umbrella: 1950s
Shoes: 1960s



50s green suit: Time Zone Vintage in San Jose, CA

50s sheer pink blouse: Costume Party
40s bridesmaid pink tulle tiara with little velvet flowers: ebay
vintage pink spectator flats: Seconds To Go
vintage purse: found



Sorry for the delay in announcing the 2 glove winners!
I will announce sooooon!!!!!!!!!!




Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Monkey Purse and banana shirt

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Just wanted to show my new monkey/banana combination
P.S. that is a mint girl scout cookie drink!

Outfit:
Shirt: 1940s little boy's banana print Hawaiian shirt
Purse: 1950s wicker monkey

Monday, March 7, 2011

3 little monkeys...One fell off onto Batteries USA

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Hat: 1940s with celluloid flowers sewn onto the front!
Monkey purse: 1950s wicker magic
Suit Jacket: 1940s with fur collar, and amazing huge buttons
Crinoline: 1950s flocked black flowers ~ Bought in vintage Glasgow shop
Tights: F21
Shoes: 1940s Miss Flighty

Make sure to check out my giveaway below!!

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