I Adore Vintage Dresses

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    I started looking for vintage dresses

    when I was asked to an eighties night. I found a really nice dress & it sparked an interest in collecting older dresses & gowns. I buy most of my dresses from thrift shops & have a dozen at the moment. They range from party dresses, bridesmaid dresses to ballgowns, mainly...
    Cherridarling Cherridarling
    56-60, M
    Jan 20, 2014

    Ugh, Ruche! Why do you have

    so many adorable dresses that I can't afford!? Can't wait for my paycheck... OFFICE CLOTHING SHALL BE PURCHASED! My Ruche fix will be had.... Soon...
    thejoneses thejoneses
    26-30, F
    Mar 28, 2014

    Vintage Oscar

    The other day I was thrifting, just another day.... and I was looking for new items for my shops. I found a few okay items, one or two cute items, but the Salvation Army I was at was really overpriced. These stores in my area, the prices have skyrocketed in the past 2 years. So I...
    BeauMondeVintage BeauMondeVintage
    31-35, F
    1 Response Dec 24, 2012

    I have two dresses from the Fifties

    and one from the Fortues. I like the designs they had in those decades. The materials were very beautiful too.
    Skjeggstad Skjeggstad
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jan 4, 2015

    I have just bought a vintage roll kit

    for my hair, its an open bun ring with a head band attached. You can get them in brown, blonde or silver. They are by scrunci and are very easy to use, you just put it on top of your hair and tuck the ends in. you can secure with Kirby grips if you like but I never do and my...
    RobertaSunset RobertaSunset
    36-40, F
    May 9, 2015

    The beauty of vintage dresses,

    skirts &. underwear is that because they were designed at a time when women wore skirts and dresses exclusively, so they were meant to be worn every day and in every circumstance.  They were also designed at a time when modesty was considered much more important than it is now...
    MrsSThomas MrsSThomas
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Dec 13, 2013
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