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28 Pictures Of Women From London's Lost '80s Subcultures

28 Pictures Of Women From London's Lost '80s Subcultures | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
Anita Corbin spent 1980 and 1981 photographing women in London – she's now trying to find out where they are.
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Vintage Photos: The History of Ice Skating In NYC

Vintage Photos: The History of Ice Skating In NYC | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it

Ice skating been popular in NYC since the 18th century. Check out these vintage photos of ice skating from NYC Parks and the New York Public Library.

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How Linen Postcards Transformed the Depression Era Into a Hyperreal Dreamland

How Linen Postcards Transformed the Depression Era Into a Hyperreal Dreamland | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it

For people who did not live in the United States during the 1930s and ’40s, the most familiar depictions of those decades come from two no...

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Photo Exhibit “PM New York Daily: 1940-48” Rediscovers One of NYC’s Lost Newspapers

Photo Exhibit “PM New York Daily: 1940-48” Rediscovers One of NYC’s Lost Newspapers | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it

What do Dr. Seuss, Ernest Hemingway and Dorothy Parker have in common? They all worked for PM, a highly progressive NYC newspaper that ran from 1940 to 1948.

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Cat Funerals in the Victorian Era

Cat Funerals in the Victorian Era | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
During the early 19th century, it was not uncommon for the mortal remains of a beloved pet cat to be buried in the family garden.  By the Victorian era, however, the formality of cat funerals had increased substantially.  Bereaved pet owners commissioned undertakers to build elaborate cat caskets.  Clergymen performed cat burial services.  And stone…
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Fifth Avenue Then and Now, a Century of Streetviews in NYC

Fifth Avenue Then and Now, a Century of Streetviews in NYC | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
Using newly-released images from the New York Public Library, a comparison of street views of New York made in 1911, and today, using Google Maps.
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Swarovski: The Crystalline Looks That Made Fashion History

Swarovski: The Crystalline Looks That Made Fashion History | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
AnOther delves into the Swarovski archives to uncover some of its most dazzling collaborations
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Shopper forks out £20 for travel posters to find they are worth £4k

Shopper forks out £20 for travel posters to find they are worth £4k | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
An unnamed buyer from Cornwall stumbled upon a a box of posters from the golden age of travel. He spent just £20 for all 15 and now each one is expected to fetch up to £300 in auction.
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How Jean Seberg Became the Face of French New Wave

How Jean Seberg Became the Face of French New Wave | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
On what would have been her 77th birthday, we celebrate the civil rights activist and hero of French New Wave cinema in all of her many charming guises
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House of Hazelwood: Art Deco inspired Scotch - The Drinks Report

House of Hazelwood: Art Deco inspired Scotch - The Drinks Report | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
William Grant & Sons is to launch a range of whiskies inspired by the Art Deco era exclusively in global travel retail
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Barbara Streisand Art Deco piano up for auction in Edinburgh - Scotsman (blog)

Barbara Streisand Art Deco piano up for auction in Edinburgh - Scotsman (blog) | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
A baby grand piano once owned by Barbra Streisand is expected to fetch £5,000 at auction in Edinburgh.
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Bill Bernstein's Beguiling Photos of Disco's Golden Era

Bill Bernstein's Beguiling Photos of Disco's Golden Era | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
“The disco was a perfect place to forget about life and give in to the music." Photographer Bill Bernstein reflects on the glory years of Studio 54 and more in his decadent new tome
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Seven Unsung Heroines of Photography

Seven Unsung Heroines of Photography | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
Oppressed by their male contemporaries, AnOther spotlights the female image-makers who paved the way for their successors
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How Art Deco made the world a better place

How Art Deco made the world a better place | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
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How Art Deco made the world a better place
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As a boy I rather took Art Deco for granted - long before I knew what it was.
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The Belle Epoque Body-con Dress that was too Sexy for Paris

The Belle Epoque Body-con Dress that was too Sexy for Paris | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
In the Spring of 1908, three women walked onto the Longchamp racecourse in Paris and jaws dropped. The elite society event was known for debuting the latest
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London’s Lost Department Store of the Swinging Sixties

London’s Lost Department Store of the Swinging Sixties | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
If you thought that Harvey Nichols or Topshop were the epitome of a London fashion department store, it’s time to re-introduce you to Big Biba, a fallen ic
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[Exhibition] 200 Years of Australian Fashion | Circa Vintage Clothing

[Exhibition] 200 Years of Australian Fashion | Circa Vintage Clothing | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
One for the diary: I've been looking forward to this one for a while, as the National Gallery of Victoria holds one of the most important collections of
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Remembering the Hi-Fi's Heyday

Remembering the Hi-Fi's Heyday | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
Wireless audio experiences are all well and good, but Supreme Interiors longs for clunky Hi-Fi systems and the cabinets custom-built to house them
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Christmas Cover Artwork Across the Century

Christmas Cover Artwork Across the Century | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
We select some of the finest examples of festive magazine covers from years gone by
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Teddy Girls: The Style Subculture That Time Forgot

Teddy Girls: The Style Subculture That Time Forgot | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
We trace the history of the 50s girl gangs that rebelled against austerity, trading in their ration books for Edwardian frills
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The Style of Bauhaus

The Style of Bauhaus | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
From colourful simplicity to elaborate costume parties, AnOther investigates the parallels between the German art school and fashion
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A brief history of underwear: V&A exhibition goes big on the smalls

A brief history of underwear: V&A exhibition goes big on the smalls | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
London museum to showcase fashion’s supporting cast, from 19th-century whalebone corsets and bustles to David Beckham’s modern boxers
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Did the CIA’s Experiments With Psychedelic Drugs Unwittingly Create the Grateful Dead?

Did the CIA’s Experiments With Psychedelic Drugs Unwittingly Create the Grateful Dead? | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
By Ben Marks Trying to write a definitive history of the Acid Tests, a series of multimedia happenings in 1965 and 1966, in which everyone in attendance was stoned on LSD, is like trying to organize an aquarium’s worth of electric eels into a nice...
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Rita Hayworth: vintage film posters

Rita Hayworth: vintage film posters | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
Beautiful vintage poster art for the classic musicals and films noirs of 1940s screen siren Rita Hayworth.
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The Political History of the Babydoll Dress

The Political History of the Babydoll Dress | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
We trace the continued alignment of the babydoll with female emancipation, from lingerie to couture, mini-dresses to Miu Miu
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Qwerkywriter vintage typewriter-style keyboard – best retro peripheral ever? - T3

Qwerkywriter vintage typewriter-style keyboard – best retro peripheral ever? - T3 | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
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Qwerkywriter vintage typewriter-style keyboard – best retro peripheral ever?
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This is a fresh crowd-funded invention (spotted by Retro To Go) which gives the humble Bluetooth keyboard the appearance of an old-style typewriter.
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