Shopping For True Vintage

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

Shopping For True Vintage

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

Fifties Fashion & Beauty

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!

This Time It's Personal

What Grinds My Gears: God Forbid She Be A Lady

Warning: Posts in this segment may contain language that is inappropriate and/or offensive to some readers. Welcome to a part of my blog that I like to call "What Grinds My Gears". I stole this idea from an episode of "Family Guy" where Peter Griffin has a segment on the local news and he says: "You… Continue reading What Grinds My Gears: God Forbid She Be A Lady

Activities & Events

Special Event: Peggy Sue’s Cruise 2019

Hello, everyone! It's Retro Dee and I'm super excited to bring you my report on Peggy Sue's Cruise 2019! But first, a little history: Peggy Sue's Cruise is a car show, contest and parade held annually in Santa Rosa, CA. The first part of the event is held at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds, where the… Continue reading Special Event: Peggy Sue’s Cruise 2019