Art of Dressing

This rare & lovely 1960s suit hails from the design house of Elizabeth Arden, New York. Among highly noted designers associated with Elizabeth Arden were Charles James, Ferdinando Sarmi &... Read more →

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We've been stocking up our "Vintage Lingerie/Boudoir" Floor of the boutique this week...click on any of the photos above for more details about the item. And remember: (photo courtesy of... Read more →

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A photographic tribute to "The Fabrics We Love for Home & Fashion: Houndstooth, Herringbone, Tweed & Twill" from the November 1996 Issue of Victoria Magazine, featuring lovely treasures from Paul Stuart, Ralph Lauren & Cego... Read more →

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It was just about a year ago that I wrote about the Newport Vintage Dance Week, hosted by The Commonwealth Vintage Dancers. Part of the schedule last year was an afternoon at The Newport International Polo Grounds to watch a polo match, enjoy a picnic buffet and dance under the big white tent. The CVD contacted me to see if I wouldn't mind adding a bit of vintage tailgaiting decor to the event and to observe, interview & capture it through photographs... Read more →

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Looking for an excuse to spend the day or, better yet, a long weekend in Newport, RI? I am, and I've found a perfect one. Flipping through Rhode Island Monthly's March issue during lunch today I happened upon this lovely photograph on the last page. It's of a vintage vanity case by Morabito, Paris. Their motto? "Luxury is not exceptional. It is the exceptional which is luxurious." Read more →

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What's on Your Wish List?

(Video Post) The Collection of Elizabeth Taylor at Christie's. Online Only Auction will begin Saturday, 3 December through 17 December. Live Auction begins with "The Legendary Jewels~Evening Sale" on Tuesday, 13 December at 7:00 in the evening. Read more →

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