1960s and 1970s hostess pajamas were extra fancy entertaining clothes were made to stand out from the crowd at your own house party. These pajamas meet loungewear with luxury fabrics and trim were made in bright bold colors (hello orange, gold and black/white) and dramatic prints (paisley, deco, Asian, stripes.) Most 1960s hostess pajamas and … Read More about 1960s Jumpsuits & Hostess Pajamas History
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1930s men’s reproduction clothing and vintage inspired 30s clothes can be hard to find. The 1930s are a niche decade for classic men’s tailoring as well as swing dancers around the world. Who doesn’t love the 1930s wide leg pants that make dancing the Balboa even more fun? Trending now is men’s 1930s vintage workwear … Read More about 1930s Men’s Reproduction Clothing Brands
What should I wear to a 1930s themed party? A formal Art Deco affair needs an elegant long evening gown with, long gloves and a fur stole. An afternoon tea is delightful with a floral print midi dress, sun hat, and short gloves. A casual 30s event calls for high waited pants or wide leg … Read More about What should I wear to a 1930s themed party?
I love modern cruising but I have also done of a bit of vintage cruising and vacationing where dressing for the day and evenings in vintage attire was expected. Trying to be as accurate as possible begins with a look at 1920s cruise packing lists. “The first and last rule is to pack little as … Read More about 1920s Cruise Clothes for Women and Men
For groovy girls and women, the 70s is a fun party theme. What should I wear to a 70s theme party? Sequin dresses and jumpsuits for the disco look. Bell bottom jeans and retro tee for a casual take. Hippie flares and flowy tops for the psychedelia chic. Mod print mini dresses with gogo boots … Read More about What should I wear to a 70s theme party?