Outfits · Vintage Finds

Cocoa Brown 1940’s Jacket

Soooo it was not scourching hot today in San Antonio! A cold front came in overnight and we woke up to some much needed crisp cool air. Magically my wardrobe choices for the day multiplied and I was able to wear a lovely vintage jacket I purchased from an Etsy store called Artistique Threads.  Such wonderful… Continue reading Cocoa Brown 1940’s Jacket

Outfits · Vintage Finds

Another Head-to-Toe Thrifted Outfit, Green Inspired

Just wanted to share my Outfit of the Day, #ootd. I decided to wear a head-to-toe thrifted outfit (except smart watch, that was a gift from hubby lol). Do you ever go through color phases when it comes to your wardrobe? Almost obsessing about a shade and finding yourself wearing and choosing that color almost… Continue reading Another Head-to-Toe Thrifted Outfit, Green Inspired

Outfits · Vintage Finds

Thrifted Primary (Happy) Colors Outfit

Anyone who shops at thrift stores/antique stores know that it’s a roller coaster ride of a hunt. Most days I walk out of the thrift store empty handed. Scan, scan, scan go my eyes. But some days, if the planets are aligned, bingo! In one day my thrift store finds: One emerald green pleated wool… Continue reading Thrifted Primary (Happy) Colors Outfit

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1930’s Cotton Crochet Béret

Who doesn’t love vintage patterns? I purchased a wonderful pattern PDF on Etsy and the store owner asked to link her amazing website at Free Vintage Crochet. It is a TREASURE TROVE of patterns! I literally want to make everything! Collars, gloves, hats, sweaters, doilies, so many gorgeous looks. I chose to make “Tucked Beret… Continue reading 1930’s Cotton Crochet Béret

Outfits · Vintage Finds

Candy Striped 1940s McCall’s Dress

Another “I have to make this outfit for work tomorrow for no specific reason”! Fabric was a Goodwill thrift store find, $2.99. I didn’t measure it but it looked like about 3 yards or so. It felt like medium weight duck cloth. So kind of like denim weight? I just loved the red and white… Continue reading Candy Striped 1940s McCall’s Dress