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Vintage and Retro Style
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vintage everyday: 22 Fabulous Vintage Photos of Shoes and Hosiery Fashions from the 1920s

vintage everyday: 22 Fabulous Vintage Photos of Shoes and Hosiery Fashions from the 1920s | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
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Montgomery Clift: a life in portaits

Montgomery Clift: a life in portaits | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
Iconic studio portrait shots of one of Hollywood's most striking, but troubled leading men.
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The Very First Color Photographs of the United States

The Very First Color Photographs of the United States | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
You're looking at some of the very first color photographs of North America! A fascinating new photography book called An American Odyssey opens the archive o…
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Olympia Milk Bar

Olympia Milk Bar | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
Discover Olympia Milk Bar in Stanmore, Australia: This odd 1930s shop remains stranded in time and shrouded in mystery.
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Photographer Discovers 1,200 Rolls of Unprocessed Film From the 1950's

Photographer Discovers 1,200 Rolls of Unprocessed Film From the 1950's | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
For many of us, a time capsule is simply a shoe box filled with memorable items. The time capsule Levi Bettwieser uncovered, however, was approximately 1,200…
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A Photographer’s Forgotten Muse on the French Riviera

A Photographer’s Forgotten Muse on the French Riviera | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
There was definitely something about Renée. When the legendary French photographer Jacques-Henri Lartigue met her while strolling the streets of Paris in 19
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A Brief History of the Sequin

A Brief History of the Sequin | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
From sewing coins into one's clothes to create a portable piggy bank, to a celebration of 1970s disco decadence, AnOther traces the evolution of fashion's shiniest embellishment
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This 1936 advice manual on living alone is smart, witty, and still helpful today

This 1936 advice manual on living alone is smart, witty, and still helpful today | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
Marjorie Hillis's guide to life includes breakfast in bed, bowls of roses, and elaborate mind games.
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The mysterious selfie queen of Paris high society

The mysterious selfie queen of Paris high society | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
The Countess di Castiglione was famous for her beauty — and her extensive, obsessive documentation of it.
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Ma Rainey, the Mother of Blues, Stormed Stages and Threw Illegal Orgies

Ma Rainey, the Mother of Blues, Stormed Stages and Threw Illegal Orgies | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
In the 1910s and 20s, Ma Rainey took the stage with an ostrich feather in one hand and a gun in the other.
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A Brief History of the Anklet

A Brief History of the Anklet | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
Shonagh Marshall traces the visual evolution of the anklet, from ancient bijoux to modern-day adornment
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The Vintage Design Archivists You Need to Follow

The Vintage Design Archivists You Need to Follow | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
From typographic treatments to matchbook-sized illustrations, we select three of our favourite Instagram accounts documenting vintage design trends
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Vintage Cezeta scooter back in production with electric power

Vintage Cezeta scooter back in production with electric power | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
The Czech-made scooter from the 1950s and 1960s is back with a modern-day electric engine
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One book attempted to record the entire world history of fashion

One book attempted to record the entire world history of fashion | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
Racinet's Costume History offered extensive illustrations of human dress from the ancient world to 1800s Europe.
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vintage everyday: 50 Fabulous Vintage Photos That Show Women’s Street Style from the 1920s

vintage everyday: 50 Fabulous Vintage Photos That Show Women’s Street Style from the 1920s | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
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Working in the Paris Fashion Industry 100 Years Ago

Working in the Paris Fashion Industry 100 Years Ago | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
The industry's most prestigious fashion houses are currently celebrating haute couture week, but for the fashion world a century ago, every week was haute couture week. During the Belle Epoque, there was no such thing as an off-the-rack dress and clothes shopping was a luxury reserved for t
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Discover the Unpublished Masterpiece that Defined Dada

Discover the Unpublished Masterpiece that Defined Dada | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
Picasso, Man Ray, Duchamp and Hannah Höch all feature in Dadaglobe, the magnificent unrealised opus by Tristan Tzara which is finally coming to fruition at New York’s MoMA this summer
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15+ Rare Photos Of Victorians Proving They Weren’t As Serious As You Thought

15+ Rare Photos Of Victorians Proving They Weren’t As Serious As You Thought | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
If you've ever looked at pictures from the Victorian era then you've probably noticed that nobody is smiling. Everybody looks so serious that it seems as if
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How Tuberculosis Shaped Victorian Fashion

How Tuberculosis Shaped Victorian Fashion | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
The deadly disease—and later efforts to control it—influenced trends for decades
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10 Authentic Vintage Barber Shops in NYC

10 Authentic Vintage Barber Shops in NYC | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
Many barber shops in NYC aspire to evoke a sense of old-world charm. Here are 10 authentic vintage barber shops that have been around for at least 50 years, and
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13 alarmist marijuana posters from the 'Reefer Madness' era

13 alarmist marijuana posters from the 'Reefer Madness' era | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
"Dope-created ecstasy avalanching into frightful perversions!"
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