Hello mes amies, I'm Retro Dee and once again, Welcome to Fifties Fashion Fix! In this section, we take a look at the charming fashion styles of The Best Era Ever. We look at both vintage pieces and reproductions and where you can find them in today's market. In this edition of Fifties Fashion Fix,… Continue reading Fifties Fashion Fix: Women’s Sweaters of the 50’s!
Bon jour mes amies and Welcome to the fourth and final installment in Retro Dee's series "Shopping For True Vintage 50's Clothes." If you have not read the first three installments, please do. Parts 2 and 3 are in consecutive order just before this post, while Part 1 has a few posts in-between. But… Continue reading Shopping For True Vintage 50’s Clothes Pt. 4: Finding the Right Garment
So now that you are ready to take the plunge into purchasing true vintage clothing from the Fabulous Fifties, where can you find it? Well, I suppose the answers are pretty straight-forward. You can go online to eBay or etsy, both of which have numerous listings of vintage clothing that date back to the 50's… Continue reading Shopping For True Vintage 50’s Clothes Pt. 3: Where To Find Vintage Clothing
Welcome to the second installment of "Shopping for True Vintage"! This section will help you determine True Vintage 1950's clothing by style. Many clothes you will find when shopping for true vintage clothing will not have a label. This is either because the label has been removed or torn off over time or because the… Continue reading Shopping For True Vintage 50’s Clothes Pt. 2: Identifying Vintage By Style
Welcome to "Shopping For True Vintage 50's Clothes"! This four-part series will help you learn what True Vintage 1950’s clothing should actually look, feel, and heck, even smell like. This first entry will focus on labels (tags) that are on a garment. If you are considering purchasing a garment from a certain era and it… Continue reading Shopping For True Vintage 50’s Clothes Pt. 1: Identifying Vintage By Labels
Confession Time: I do practically ALL my shopping online. Especially clothes shopping. Needless to say, I send a lot of things back and spend way too much on shipping. I used to practically live at the mall, (I think at one point I knew the line up of all the videos in the Macy's Juniors… Continue reading Shopping For True Vintage 50’s Clothes
Hi folks, I rarely give updates on this blog (actually the first time I ever have) but as life gets more and more complicated, I want to mention that I have several upcoming entries in the works that will be published at various times. I'm taking my MacBook Air to the computer doctor to get… Continue reading Retro Dee’s Blog Update!