Skip to main content

70s Summer │ Vintage Summer

I tend to shop and sell 1940s, 1950s, and 1960s product for the store. Those are my favorite decades. And I suppose I like the 1980s too, but that's a decade all to its' own, and one that deserves its own post.

But every now and then, the 1970s appear and said items collide, coalesce, and all find their way to me in the same week.

True, there are more 1970s product to source than older, because obviously, the '70s were more recent than say, the 1940s.

(I'm also vehemently enforcing this concept because I was born in the 70s and it makes me feel young - albeit, if only briefly). But, it really goes in waves, and this week has a '70s vibe all over it.

I'm a Levi's gal, and these striped beauties are a true flash to the past. And would you check out that big E on the pocket tag? Pretty sweet. (Coming soon, this week!)







The belt here, mushroom and ladybugs included, are incredible. Who wouldn't want a belt like this? Stunning painted leather. With one glance, it says "Brady Bunch"and this is without you having to wear the bell-bottoms and part your hair in the middle. (Coming soon, this week!)

This blouse is in the shop right now. It's semi-sheer, it's embroidered, it has a key hole neck as well as lace down the front and cuffs. Lightweight and perfect for dressing up, for the office, or casual with jeans. So groovy.

Looking for a bit of 1970s in your wardrobe ladies and gents? I've got it!

And also, for Father's Day and for the start of summer now through the 21st of June, the whole shop is 15% off. Visit right here◄ to find just what you're looking for!

-HJS

Comments

Popular posts from this blog

Perennial Vintage Turns Ten

Winter Sweaters in the Shop It's hard to believe for me, but on November 30th, 2010 I began my foray into the world of Etsy vintage. A lot has changed since then. And I don't mean just in the world. I mean in Etsy itself. When I opened shop a decade ago, there were so few sellers compared to now, and things sold much faster because there was such little competition. But competition is good. It makes us more creative and promotes grit: both of which are necessary for growth and success. And I have to say, this has been THE MOST creative, fun, rewarding, and exciting work I've ever had. I took a hobby and learned to make a little profit from it on the side. Even though this is a business for me now, selling vintage is still my hobby. While it's nice to monetarily benefit from it, it isn't the only reason I do it. The reason I sell vintage is simple: I love vintage.  I want to preserve it, research it, wear it, love it, talk about it, and naturally, I want to sell  i

Vintage Dresses for Spring

It's that time of year already! Not sure how -- that whole time warp thing is in serious high gear because the last six months have been a blur. Time to start thinking about Spring. This means Spring dresses! And for you vintage lovers, I can't find enough of them.     Like this beauty, a sage green sleeveless shift dress :       Or this amazing yellow maxi dress :        And there's this gorgeous 50s Polka Dot dress. Not yet up in the shop, but will be!         Visit the shop ◄ for more dresses, new items every day, and tons of inventory. Plus, right now and for the next ten days, everything is 15% off!   Hop on by!

It's a Cruel Summer

This year has been far from ordinary. With COVID-19 going on strong for nearly six months, and nothing operating "normally" like it use to, now Northern California has wildfires to contend with -- right after emerging from a heat wave from hell. (112 degrees is no joke.) Vintage Wool Sweaters The fires are still a ways away, but that doesn't keep ash from blowing over thirty miles from the ignition spot and into the entire Sacramento region, blocking the sun, inhibiting proper breathing, and giving us even less outdoor time than before. Regardless, such is life. And when it rains (proverbially), by golly, it pours. The good news is I can now get back to thrifting (it was a joyous day about two months ago when we were allowed back in) and back into buying and selling vintage again. Lately, the finds have been awesome. It may be because there was a lack of buying from me for so many months, or because everyone went through their houses from top to bottom, due to the Corona