The history of cosmetics

My new love, deep rose lipstick prompted me to share a little about the the history of cosmetics [make-up] with you this evening. In the 1920’s it was the flapper girl dark lips, the 30’s – rose shades, 40-50’s – reds & pinks, then came pastels, glosses, bolds, nudes and natural brights. Vintage style has […]

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The Frock – A Vintage Wardrobe Staple

Frock – a  gown or dress worn by a girl or woman. Source: Dictionary,com  After several visits to vintage clothing stores I kept seeing a pattern – the word “Frock” used instead of the word “Dress”. May I just say I LOVE frocks these days especially this sleek black & gold one I picked up at Young Janes Vintage Store in […]

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