Vintage shows in the 613

It’s a busy weekend coming up for all things vintage in Ottawa, Ontario. There is the Vintage Pop-up 613 taking place on Saturday (25th) and the Ottawa Vintage Clothing Show on Sunday the 26th. Quick dish: The pop-up will have the following: Books & vinyl Furniture and Antiques Games and Comics Repurposed gift items Toys & Collectibles Vintage […]

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Costume jewellery

  “Costume jewelry is not made to give women an aura of wealth, but to make them beautiful” ― Coco Chanel   Costume jewellery in a nutshell has been described as: Fashion jewellery Trinkets Fake jewellery Junk jewellery Fashion statement pieces Cosmetic jewellery Fallalery There is more to costume jewellery then meets the eye. First […]

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Artistry was in the air – The Ottawa Antique Show Day 2 Recap

April 6, 2014 The crowds were thick today and the customers were happy. Artistry was in the air and I was loving it. It was not long before I set foot in an enchanting display and was greeted by the welcoming Elaine Barre. The polished pendant that was my “buy of the day” yesterday at The Ottawa Antique Show was from her […]

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It spoke to me – The Ottawa Antique Show Day 1 Recap

April 5, 2014 – It spoke to me! You walk down the aisle and in the distance spot that timeworn masterpiece. Your eye follows it until you arrive and get to hold it in your hands. It evokes imagination, resurfaces a childhood memory and triggers a flood of emotions, I gotta have it. I was […]

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Vintage Clothing Shows – Toronto and Ottawa

Fellow Fashion Hunters, Looking forward to a room filled with all things vintage? I know I am! Friendly reminder that there are some wicked vintage shows coming up. I will definitely be visiting the Ottawa show. Check out the event websites below for more information. The Toronto Vintage Clothing Show  – Sunday, March 23, 2014  (Metro Toronto Convention Centre, 255 Front St W, Toronto, […]

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