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Jane Norton Morgan, wife of J. P. Morgan 1902 Dress

Posted by Wanda Pepin on September 8, 2013 at 1:00 PM Comments comments (0)

The Story Behind the Dress Series, Dress 3


 

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Katy Perry in Gorgeous Vintage Crushed Red Velvet

Posted by Wanda Pepin on August 19, 2013 at 8:30 PM Comments comments (0)

[Image via AKM-GSI.]

Katy Perry was out and about in a crushed red velvet vintage Lucca Couture dress with an off-shoulder neckline that revealed buckled leather straps. Her look was completed with a thick silver belt and chunky combat boots! - See more at:
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Amanda Seyfried in Vintage at London Premier

Posted by Wanda Pepin on August 19, 2013 at 6:15 PM Comments comments (0)

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The premiere for the film Lovelace was held in Mayfair, London, last week. Amanda Seyfried walked the red carpet in a vintage-styled Gucci dress, bringing back the memories of the retro style. The 27-year-old actress stepped out in a calf-length sequined blue dress with a sheer top layer an...

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Florence Welch Seen in Vintage

Posted by Wanda Pepin on August 5, 2013 at 5:00 PM Comments comments (0)

Florence Welch of Florence + The Machine bounced through New York on July 31st in a frilled vintage piece. Welch's peach and pink floral dress was matched with burgundy 1940s inspired heels, and a snake-print handbag. Reported by HOLLYWOOD

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Photos of Princess Di's Dresses That Were Sold in Auction

Posted by Wanda Pepin on July 25, 2013 at 2:55 AM Comments comments (0)

Last March, ten of Princess Diana's iconic dresses were sold at auction at over £800,000 ($1,222,565 USD). Here are those wonderful dresses.



 A Catherine Walker sea-green sequinned evening gown with ruched detailing down the centre. This...

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1920s Inspired Wedding Dresses from Downton Abbey

Posted by Wanda Pepin on July 23, 2013 at 2:20 AM Comments comments (0)

Lady Mary's wedding gown, designed for actress Michelle Dockery, in the TV series, "Downton Abbey" was noted to be the most expensive costume made by Caroline McCall for the show, estimated at no less than £4,000. But alas, there were 2 weddings last season, Lady Edith, played by actress La...
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My Vintage Vogue

Posted by Wanda Pepin on July 21, 2013 at 3:40 PM Comments comments (0)

BEFORE

AFTER

Another wonderful resource I just discovered, once again because of

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Life Magazine Hosted by Google

Posted by Wanda Pepin on July 21, 2013 at 12:10 PM Comments comments (0)

Thanks to The Fabulous Times blog, I have discovered Life Maga...

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Christina Hendricks from Mad Men Talks about Vintage Clothing

Posted by Wanda Pepin on July 18, 2013 at 12:45 PM Comments comments (0)

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Stephen Burrows: When Fashion Danced

Posted by Wanda Pepin on July 16, 2013 at 11:05 PM Comments comments (0)

 

Stephen Burrows: When Fashion Danced is the first major examination of the work of the designer The New York Times called, in 1977, the “brightest star of American fashion.” It looks at the period spanning the 1970s when Stephen Burrows’s ...

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