French journalist and photographer François Sully shot these wonderful photos of the life in Saigon, Vietnam during his work of the Vietnam War. Ho Van Nga Street (now Le Thi Hong Gam), Saigon, 1967 Night scene in front of Rex theatre,...Show More Summary
Twin sweeping stone entrance stairways hug either side of at Grand Hotel Tremezzo, and a vintage walnut-paneled elevator offers panoramic views over Lake Como, making your arrival to the five-star property nothing less than enchanting. The immedia... via JustLuxe.com
This week over at Anglotees we have 3 great new designs and details on our Black Friday sale. First up is a new Map of the UK on Navy garments. Next up is a tribute to London icons in the shape of a tree. And finally we’ve brought back...Show More Summary
In the spirit of “throw back Thursday”, I thought I’d share a vintage photo of my Dad’s family. I doubt it was Thanksgiving, however it appears they were probably going to enjoy a feast of fresh salmon. My Dad is the young boy in the middle and my Grandpa Ray is the first gentleman on […]
Is Thanksgiving the un-sexiest holiday ever? Maybe. Unless the possibility of drunken sex with your tipsy divorced aunt or uncle trips your trigger, of course. But America -- back when it really was America -- was not going to be dictated to by prudes trying to keep the hawtness out of the day. Show More Summary
Pin it Name: Neryl Walker and Tim Haynes and daughter, Ivy Lee Location: Balaclava; Victoria, Australia Size: 1,000 square feet Years lived in: 10 years; Owned Neryl and Tim’s 1950s house is the perfect backdrop for their various collections...Show More Summary
Doc Guthrie’s, Shanghai's very first vintage barbershop, offers classic haircuts, straight-razor shaves, and you can even get yourself inked up here. Shanghaiist went to the barbershop on Kangding Lu in Jing’an to give ourselves a new look. [ more › ]
Natalie and Gareth’s Gloucestershire wedding was full of vintage and romantic details in sweet shades of pink. From their first look as Natalie walked down the aisle to their first dance to Ray Lomontagne’s “You Are The Best Thing,” Rachel Lambert Photography captured every irresistible moment of the day. Show More Summary
Because nothing says Thanksgiving more than cigarettes, beer, and dishes with too much mayonnaise.
Nora Ephron’s essay collections, “Crazy Salad: Some Things about Women” and “Scribble, Scribble: Notes on Media,” which have been out of print for more than 20 years, will be reissued by Vintage Books as a single-volume paperback next month. It will also be available for the first time as an...
These 18 interesting vintage pictures show funny moments that people riding on the roller coasters in the past. Young Women riding on coaster at the Southend Fair in Essex, England, 1938 Young Women riding on coaster at the Southend Fair in Essex, England, 1938 Coney Island, ca. Show More Summary
It's been a while since I've found an interesting vintage flower frog to hold more brushes (there are always more brushes). I fell in love with this snail right away, and was delighted that the holes are perfectly sized and spaced for...Show More Summary
Rare coins, a 10-ounce bar of gold and vintage baseball cards are among the thousands of items of unclaimed property that will soon be available for purchase from the Illinois treasurer's office. The five-day online auction begins Monday, but prospective buyers can preview the 8,000 items for sale...
Magirus transporter and Porsche 935. Photos courtesy Auctionata. On the surface, vintage racing may seem like a less-expensive way to get into motorsports, but price things out and that illusion quickly disappears. No matter what one races, there’s still a need for a tow vehicle and trailer, not to mention some sort of enclosure to […]
A small set of really great photos shows the life of Koreans in Busan around 1951. See more »
In “Quay,” a 10-minute documentary by Christopher Nolan about avant-garde animators Stephen and Timothy Quay, the Inception director tours the twin brothers’ studio, getting a good look at the grubby mirrors, vintage equipment, and curious props they like to use. Show More Summary
Here are 40 awesome colorized vintage photos of sweet celebrity couples. Alain Delon and Brigitte Bardot Ava Gardner and Robert Taylor Ava Gardner and Robert Taylor Bette Davis and James Cagney Brigiite Bardot being photographed by Sean Connery See more »
These marvelous mutants are not your grandmother’s tchotchkes. They’re Curious Cryptid Curios, the latest project by Somerville, MA-based artist Judith Klausner (previously featured here). Klausner alters vintage porcelain figurines by swapping out their heads (and sometimes their hands) with hand-sculpted praying mantis and bumble bee heads. Show More Summary
Roy Colmer's Doors, NYC is comprised of some 3,200 photographs of doorways taken in 1975-1976 in Manhattan. The photographs, with their terse descriptive titles, serial organization, and constrained subject-matter, evoke the Conceptual and Minimalist sensibilities of their time. Show More Summary
Regular readers will know that I can't get enough of dinosaur pop-up books, having reviewed several over the years, and 1991's Dinosaur Skeletons is a worthy addition to the canon. Intriguingly, the book's concept is remarkably similar...Show More Summary