In recent pop culture, the tribal-hippie look seems to have been overtaken by boring and limited combinations—common patterns like paisley and damask, pastel colors that make tribal look cute instead of fierce, and the hippie style look bland instead of bizarre. There are so many other patterns that can be played around with and so… Read More
It’s the thrill of finding something completely unique that you can no longer find in stores It’s the fantasy of living in another time and wearing a piece of history on your sleeves It’s the assurance that vintage doesn’t just mean the style It’s owning something that is worthy of a conversation It’s being part… Read More
Law of the Plainsman (1962) Twilight Zone as Maya the Cat Girl (1959) Twilight Zone – Ms. Thomas (1959) Bat Masterson – Season 2 Ep 24 “Three Bullets for Bat” as Linda (1960) Bat Masterson – Season 2 Ep 24 “Three Bullets for Bat” as Linda (1960) The Saint (1962-1969) The Saint (1962-1969) I first… Read More
The vintage clothing inspiration for today is the gorgeous Michelle Phillips of the 60s pop band The Mamas and The Papas. Michelle’s style back in her day had a good mix of textures—mostly tribal/hippie (trippy?)/ psychedelic. She wore a lot of maxi skirts and flowy free-spirited tops.
Just to leave you some inspiration before my next overdue post, here are some neat low-fi French retro (and retro-esque) pop albums that I’ve enjoyed this week but currently do not own. Some of these vintage compilations are pretty pricey. I can’t wait to find Femmes De Paris V.1 for a bargain. It mostly has… Read More