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La Poubelle Vintage – Have Fashion Will Travel

Sunday, March 10th, 2013
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One of my earlier childhood memories is of my mom taking me to the Salvation Army to pick out clothes to play dress up in.

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Planning a Vintage Wedding

Thursday, November 8th, 2012
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If you’re like me, you’ve noticed that everything old is now more popular than ever—especially with vintage and retro weddings. Vintage themes bring an added

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Bucket List Boutique: Must Haves for You
And Everyone Else Who Deserves a Special Gift

Thursday, September 20th, 2012
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The bucket list, made famous in that 2007 film starring Jack Nicholson and Morgan Freeman, often includes places to go before we die. Still, there

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Reunited and It Feels So Fashionable:
70’s Fashion in 2012

Sunday, July 15th, 2012
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Reunited and it feels so fashionable is the theme song for the runway this summer. With 70’s fashion coming back into play many designers are

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Vintage Heaven—Mila and Fire

Saturday, May 19th, 2012
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What is vintage? Is it those Missoni jeans you bought last year? Or that unusual flowered dress that resembles ones from decades past? Two young

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Dori Csengeri Hand Embroidered Jewelry

Friday, April 27th, 2012
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Dori Csengeri graduated from the “Shenkar” College of Fashion in Tel-Aviv. She designed textiles at Tootal Fabrics in Manchester, Cyril Kowalewsky in Paris, and freelance

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Channeling Spring with a Girl’s Night In

Wednesday, February 15th, 2012
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Sometimes the best night out is a night in, and now, with blustery cold and icy sidewalks facing us here in DC, the timing couldn’t

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Dress Like an Heiress from Downton Abbey

Saturday, January 14th, 2012
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Fall 1916, Spring 1917 with the denizens of Downton Abbey: War, relationships, the clothes! I was fascinated to discover the ease with which any of

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