Tag Archives: vintage

Vintage Fancy Dress

21 Apr


1950’s – photographer unknown




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Women on Venice Beach (1930's)

Women on Venice Beach (1930’s)


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Hats & Headgear Fashion in the 1930s (13)



1930's Clown Costume

1930’s Clown Costume





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Vintage Gal

14 Apr

10 reasons below why you really need to check out the Vintage Gal Tumblr by Cat:

Name’s Cat. I’m an L.A. gal who loves everything from classic movie queens to pinups to classic horror. My likes vary a lot. Having said that, I refuse to fit in a box or apologize for being me.











1890 Erotic Pony Girl

13 Mar

These images of exotic dancers from 1890 I found on Neatorama are amazing – see more images at Retronaut. The Pony Girl is bloody amazing.









70’s Lounging

17 Feb

Moving in 10 days (whoop) to an amazing 70’s retro-tastic live / work space which I am trying to design it at the moment. As a result I am discovering some amazing 70’s interiors I just had to share. Needless to say I am totally in love with the idea of a conversation pit!

1938 Dating Tips for Single Women

6 Jan

Ah so this is where I have been going wrong – 74 years on I think it would still be wise to follow these tips (especially the clothes one).

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Articulated Dinosaur Lamp

28 Dec

Geologists are the only scientists happy when their work is taken for granted granite.

That 2011 cracker joke aside how amazing is this dinosaur light – WANT! Sadly I think these beasts are rarer than rocking horse poo though…

PS: Yes I do know a scientist who studies dinosaurs is a palaeontologist (I did watch friends) but I don’t have a cracker joke about them 😉

Vintage Ghosts

28 Oct

Love this old advert posted on Kitschy Living


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