Wednesday, May 27, 2009

Summer Days: A Summer Vintage Style Guide

Fun beach basket purse with lucite handles.

Nude Net Heels, super cute with tassels!

A sweet Vintage Vixen Sarong Dress perfect for hot summer night dancing.

Tuesday, May 19, 2009

New Vintage Goodness

New vintage items for the Etsy shop. More to come and also vintage tips!

Monday, May 18, 2009

After a vigorous weekend of yard sales I have found some amazing vintage clothing pieces and kitsch toys that I will be including in the Vintage Takeout shop during the next week.

Going to the Carnival?

The County Fair Prairie Dress in Pale Blue

A sweet vintage sundress in summer green

Gold Fish in Love

A sweet vintage mother elephant and her babies

Thursday, May 14, 2009

50s Looks for the Summer

I just finished listing a bunch of 1950s summer dresses to the Etsy shop. Here are a few. For me, dresses from the 1950s really embody what summer is all about. When I look at some of these pieces I can almost hear the ferris wheel and the tide.

Tuesday, May 12, 2009

A Vintage Blog

A new blog with vintage style.... this will be my space to share with you what happens behind the scenes at Vintage Takeout. Get previews of upcoming items to be listed in the shop, come with me on a vintage hunt, get beauty tips, participate in giveaways and whatever else suits my fancy. Be sure to check back frequently as I will be posting regularly! I specialize in vintage pieces from the 1800s to the 1980s.