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“Hello, Cutie!” The Interview

“Hello, Cutie!” The Interview | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it

A few weeks ago, I had the great pleasure of reviewing a new release which explores the collectible culture of “cute”. …And maybe exploits the rise of cute in contemporary culture. But in a good way — I swear. Entitled Hello, Cutie!: Adventures in Cute Culture, the book was not only charming but so engaging that I just had to interview its author, Pamela Klaffke.

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Repurpose Doors And Windows In The Garden (Photo Gallery ...

Repurpose Doors And Windows In The Garden (Photo Gallery ... | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it
Repurposing old windows and doors in the garden is a brilliant idea! Why throw something away when it can be given a second chance at life? Empress of Dirt has collected some terrific ideas and pictures on how the garden.



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The Last Motorcycle Graveyard

The Last Motorcycle Graveyard | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it
This story is both a motorcycle lover's dream and nightmare. It comes from the depths of the internet, passed around on specialist forums and chat rooms, a t
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Oldest known Irish manuscript to be exhibited publicly

Oldest known  Irish manuscript to be exhibited publicly | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it
Item will be shown for the first time in 2016 after Trinity College secures funding

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Baudelaire dismissed Victor Hugo as 'an idiot' in unseen letter

Baudelaire dismissed Victor Hugo as 'an idiot' in unseen letter | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it

In contrast to public praise of Les Misérables author, correspondence reveals private contempt (Baudelaire dismissed Victor Hugo as 'an idiot' in unseen letter http://t.co/FUf8WYhEla


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Vintage 1964 Board Game

Vintage 1964 Board Game | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it
Fun from start to end game - for 2-6 players age 6 to adult. Originally invented by Otto Maier Verlag in 1927, was called “Cap The Hat” and after

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29 Weird Museums Preserving Our History

29 Weird Museums Preserving Our History | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it
From burnt food to PEZ memorabilia, there's a museum for everything. Start planning your summer roadtrip immediately.

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Truth(s) in Vintage Stocking Sizing

Truth(s) in Vintage Stocking Sizing | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it

So you love vintage stockings, & you cruise the auction listings ~ before you bid or buy, here's some info to make sure they'll fit.


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Some NWS images on the sidebar of the site, but excellent info.

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Vintage Turquoise Mixer with Matching Bowls Antiques On Broadway

Vintage Turquoise Mixer with Matching Bowls Antiques On Broadway | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it

Sunbeam mixer in turquoise with turquoise glass mixing bowls!

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Hollywood Before Glamour: Fashion in American Silent Film – review

Hollywood Before Glamour: Fashion in American Silent Film – review | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it
"To the feminine mind nothing appeals quite as strongly as clothing, hats, or shoes – in fact finery of any kind," opined Moving Picture World in 1916. Gentlemen spectators apparently preferred fil...

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Authentic Prairie Style With Vintage Fashions

Authentic Prairie Style With Vintage Fashions | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it
Few things say "prairie fashion" like the ruffled petticoats made of cotton muslin. They are especially romantic when trimmed with eyelet and lace -- and paired with other Victorian underthings, li...
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Exclusive Interview: ‘American Pickers’ Star Danielle Colby

Exclusive Interview: ‘American Pickers’ Star Danielle Colby | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it
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Objects from Tutankhamun's war chariots to be restored

Objects from Tutankhamun's war chariots to be restored | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it

Beautiful gold leaf-on-leather artefacts are currently undergoing study and restoration by an Egyptian-German team over a three year period


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Vintage Powder Room: Mannings Stocking Box

Vintage Powder Room: Mannings Stocking Box | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it
LA Magazine Vintage Powder Room: Mannings Stocking Box LA Magazine However, at $20 it was an inexpensive opportunity to broaden my collection in a meaningful way—meaningful, because I believe that the social evolution of modern women can be charted...

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Antique & Vintage Educational Dolls

Antique & Vintage Educational Dolls | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it
Just finished my doll articles for the Dolls By Diane newsletter. This time, I write about a large doll I literally was shocked to find -- Slumped like that on the floor, I thought she was a person...
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Tintype Male Duo

Tintype Male Duo | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it

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Gracie Passette's curator insight, June 23, 4:58 PM

Yes, I know two men together doesn't = gay. But wth, I like this serenade on the grass scene.

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Jane Austen's Collection of Critical Feedback From Her (Sometimes Harsh) Friends and Family

Jane Austen's Collection of Critical Feedback From Her (Sometimes Harsh) Friends and Family | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it

In an eight-page document, Jane Austen collected her friends’ and family’s opinions of her third and fourth novels, Mansfield Park (1814) and Emma (1815).


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Vintage Paint By Number Kit

Vintage Paint By Number Kit | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it
This vintage 1960s paint by number set is unused, unopened, and still factory sealed with cellophane (thats why there is some glare in the photos). Im

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The Gender-Bending History of the High Heel - Slate Magazine (blog)

The Gender-Bending History of the High Heel - Slate Magazine (blog) | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it
Slate Magazine (blog)
The Gender-Bending History of the High Heel
Slate Magazine (blog)
Heels—deemed the epitome of female irrationality and superficiality—went out of fashion for a very, very long time.

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The Forgotten Stars of Silent Film

The Forgotten Stars of Silent Film | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it
The Library of Congress wants film buffs to shout out who—and what—they know during a series of special screenings. 
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Wonderful Cherries and Rhinestones Pin Lovely Retro Find!

Wonderful Cherries and Rhinestones Pin Lovely Retro Find! | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it
Check out this delightful older pin. It is in gold tone metal and has a grouping of red plastic beads with sparkling rhinestones too. We think
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Happy Birthday, There's a Corpse in Your Cake!

Happy Birthday, There's a Corpse in Your Cake! | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it
Last week I came across a photograph of an item that was, at one time, available for purchase on Etsy. A small, metal viewing coffin with the unnerving inscription, "Don't talk so much." From the v...
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About Frozen Charlottes & Charlie dolls.

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These 1861 Photos Helped Convince Abraham Lincoln to Preserve Yosemite for the Public

These 1861 Photos Helped Convince Abraham Lincoln to Preserve Yosemite for the Public | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it
Stanford University celebrates the National Park's 150th anniversary with some retro photos

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Seth Dixon's curator insight, June 9, 5:43 PM

Technological advancements in photography were massively influential in creating an environmental preservation movement.  These are just as captivation now as they were 150 years ago. 

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The Whirligig Project

The Whirligig Project | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it
Early in May, we sold a bunch (but not all) of our old dairy cream separator funnels or cones in our Etsy shop to a lady in Medicine Hat, Alberta, Canada. The lady was Kat, called "Kat in the Hat" ...
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1930s pre-code photograph of Peggy Shannon

1930s pre-code photograph of Peggy Shannon | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it
That coat!
“ Grapefruit Moon: 1930s pre-code photograph of Peggy Shannon, shown as a sophisticated flapper it girl by Otto Dyar
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On some of Marcel Proust's letters

On some of Marcel Proust's letters | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it

A recently discovered cache of letters reveals Marcel Proust’s playful relationship with his upstairs neighbors.


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