Fifties Fashion & Beauty

10 Tips on Shopping for True Vintage Clothes

Hello folks! It’s Retro Dee and I’m here with another swell listicle to make your vintage-living life easier! Today I’ll be listing 10 Tips for Shopping for True Vintage Clothing. You might think that shopping for vintage clothes is an easy, breezy fun way to pass the time. And while it might be fun, I’ve… Continue reading 10 Tips on Shopping for True Vintage Clothes

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Shopping for True Vintage: My Top 5 True Vintage Clothing Finds of 2019

Hello mes amis and Welcome to Shopping for True Vintage! I’m Retro Dee and for this year-end edition, I’d like to showcase my Top 5 best true vintage clothing finds of 2019! This year I bought a fair amount of true vintage clothing, especially considering that I don’t wear vintage everyday. There were no extremely… Continue reading Shopping for True Vintage: My Top 5 True Vintage Clothing Finds of 2019

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Fifties Fashion Fix: Plaid!

Hi there, retro fashion lovers! I’m Retro Dee and welcome to a new segment of Fifties Fashion Fix where I’ll be featuring some of the most classic patterns in Fashion History. In this post I’ll be talking about one of the most popular patterns of the 1950’s decade: Plaid! One of the best things about… Continue reading Fifties Fashion Fix: Plaid!

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Doing Your Makeup Vintage: 9 Great Retro Reds!

Welcome to Doing Your Makeup Vintage! I'm Retro Dee and I have more makeup tips for all you gals who love the retro 1950’s look as much as I do! Lipstick was more popular than ever in the 1950’s and red was the go-to color for fashionable ladies.  Luscious red lips popped out at audiences… Continue reading Doing Your Makeup Vintage: 9 Great Retro Reds!

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Shopping for True Vintage: Dress Labels to Look For

Hey there, Retro Lovers! Retro Dee here and I'm pleased to present a list of vintage labels that I've compiled  to help you on your quest for True Vintage. I made a similar list to this one back a couple years ago, not long after I started this blog. Since then, I have a lot… Continue reading Shopping for True Vintage: Dress Labels to Look For

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Shopping for True Vintage: 10 Ways To Identify A Vintage Dress

Hi folks Retro Dee here with another swell listicle on Shopping for True Vintage! When you start to buy True Vintage clothing, you will notice certain specific things that are different from clothing that's made today. These small details can help you determine whether or not you have a vintage dress. So is it really… Continue reading Shopping for True Vintage: 10 Ways To Identify A Vintage Dress

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Fifties Fashion Fix: Gingham!

Hi there, retro lovers! I'm Retro Dee and welcome to a new segment of Fifties Fashion Fix where I'll be featuring some of the most iconic patterns in Fashion History.  In this post I'll be talking about one of the most popular patterns of the 1950's decade: Gingham! Yes, nothing says "retro charm" quite like… Continue reading Fifties Fashion Fix: Gingham!