Wrap Me Up

This wrap dress by David Warren New York is a great addition to any closet. Great for any spring or summer occasion! This dress is mid to late 70’s I’d say from the cut and the fact it’s a wrap dress! The wrap dress originated by Diane von Furstenberg in 1972 and have reached iconic […]

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 […]

Yellow dress, Locked knees

         Getting in the swing of things here! Another lucky Salvo find, this dress is full on 50’s! Showcasing an hourglass silhouette with its broad shoulders, teeny waist, and full circle skirt that blows out ever so sweetly. Buttons from top to bottom, puffy sleeves and a perfect collared v-neck make this the ultimate day […]

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 […]