The “#TBT” hashtag has been tagged a staggering 250 million times on Instagram to date. Our latest recurring segment aims to expand the hashtag into a more comprehensive exploration of vintage culture and lifestyle articles. Ranging… The post Highsnobiety #TBT | The History of Coogi appeared first on Highsnobiety.
I use a couple of image editing tools regularly to resize or edit images that I post here on this site. Other than that I don't use image editing programs at all and the whole Instagram craze left me unimpressed as well. Vintager isShow More Summary
We just got the news that IKEA is launching a limited edition collection called ARGANG which includes "greatest hits" selections of furniture and accessories from throughout their 70 year design history. We've got pics and prices for all the pieces, so jump below for an updated blast of IKEA's stylish past... READ MORE »
Atelier de l’Armée is known more for its unique “Collectors” one-of-a-kind accessories made with vintage and dead stock materials. But for Fall/Winter 2014, the brand wanted a more relevant and everyday-accessible range, launching… The post Atelier de l’Armée Launch “Series” Ourdoor/Cycling Bags appeared first on Selectism.
One of my favorite DIY projects for the wedding so far has been arranging the vintage stamps for the outside of the Save the Dates and the invitations. I thought I would share a few pointers about using vintage stamps … read more
Lilly Yokoi was an acrobat who specialized in performing on a bicycle. During her career, she toured around the world and appeared on the Ed Sullivan show three times. In this performance from 1965, Yokoi does some seriously before-their-time...Show More Summary
1965 Ferrari 275 GTB. Photos by David Newhardt, courtesy of Mecum Auctions, unless otherwise indicated. Even vintage Ferraris can get lost in the shuffle during Monterey Car Week, and when a well-documented 1965 Ferrari 275 GTB crossed the stage at Mecum’s Monterey sale, bidding stalled at $1.8 million, which failed to meet the car’s reserve. […]
Outside Ogunquit, Maine, during the 2014 Hagerty Trophy Run. Photo by author. The Hemmings Motor News Great Race presented by Hagerty is arguably the quintessential vintage car rally. First run in 1983, it was conceived as a time/distance/endurance rally across the country. Over time it grew to include five divisions – Grand Champion, Expert, Sportsman, […]
I have a bag with an in-built calculator. One of my favourite ever vintage shop finds, it dates from the late 80s and comes equipped with everything a late 80s career woman might need for successful careering. As well as the calculator, it has a built-in notebook and address book, a key fob, a pocket mirror, space for your pens and,... Show More Summary
Here’s a vintage full-length concert from Social Distortion, captured live at CBGB’s in 1992. ‘Cause sometimes you need to start your week with a snarl.
There’s something glamorous about a purse covered in ostrich feathers. Almost has a vintage glamour era vibe to it, which I absolutely adore. The petite purse is covered in ostrich feathers and is topped off with a resin bow that accents the hinged top. Show More Summary
Japanese magazines Éclat, Baila and Spur have posted images of RMK‘s spring 2015 Vintage Sweets makeup collection, which will be released in Japan on January 16th. It is nice to see some fresh colors for the upcoming spring. Baila also posted an image of RMK’s new base makeup item for spring/summer 2015.. Related posts: [...]
1910s postcard of St. Mark's Hotel on Windward Avenue, Venice It's crazy the things people used to make postcards for. Now, all the cheesy trinket stores sell a million mailable photos of the Hollywood sign, but it used to...
Q: I was lucky enough to save 5 vintage wood slat folding chairs from the curb yesterday, but I'm looking to update them. Most are in excellent condition. Any suggestions? READ MORE »
Cléopatra Diane de Mérode, an actress and dancer during the Belle Epoque I started buying and wearing hats during senior year of high school. I was growing my hair back after nearly two years of various pixie cuts, and the in-between stage was insufferable, uneven, and out of control. Show More Summary
Scott Bradlee and his Postmodern Jukebox have targeted "I'm Not The Only One" by out crooner / man of the moment Sam Smith as their next cover. This time, the group gives Smith's tune a decidedly New Orleans jazz vibe...
With so many sexual assault allegations against Bill Cosby, this old stand-up routine definitely isn't helping his case! The comedian has been plagued with claims of rape and sexual assault from four different women over the past few days. Although Bill has decided to stay quite mum on the controversy, an old clip from his stand-up album, [...]
Check out our top wedding ideas you’ve pinned this week: Vintage stamps from Mrs. Crab’s Save The Dates Giant cardboard letters from Mrs. Poodle DIY tissue paper garland from Mrs. Crepe Mrs. Bunting’s fabric garland tutorial Mrs. Barrette’s bridal shower … read more
Each year on the fourth Thursday in November, Americans gather for a day of feasting, football and family. While today’s Thanksgiving celebrations would likely be unrecognizable to attendees of the original 1621 harvest meal, it continues to be a day for Americans to come together around the table—albeit with some updates to pilgrim’s menu. Show More Summary
Each November, on the third Thursday of the month, the French giddily celebrate Beaujolais Nouveau. That’s when the fresh, fruity Gamay from the new vintage is rushed from the vineyards into shops and wine bars in Paris and elsewhere across France. On that day, it’s almost...