Leather and Lace

  With the 70’s came a Prairie-Revival! This dress from Gunne Sax by Jessica McClintock San Francisco drew from popular late 19th and early 20th century fashion. This era of her label was named after the “Gunny Sack” or burlap trim used on the same earlier dresses. Jessica McClintock took over the brand in 1969 […]

Romper Stomper

Today we enter the world of rompers! Made popular in the 70’s and 80’s , rompers come in all shapes and and sizes. As versatile as a dress but you don’t have to worry about your skirt flying away! One piece of clothing and you’re done! Stylish and compfy, day or night rompers are the […]

I Got Stripes

I thought we’d start things off with the favorite dresses of my collection. First up, green and white vertical striped dress. If I remember correctly, I stumbled upon it at a Salvation Army. From the cut of the dress with the drop-waist  I’d place it coming from the 1920s, but the fact that it has […]