Deck the halls (and the tree)

For our friends who are dedicated to crafting a true vintage holiday, original retro ornaments are something of a holy grail. They have a certain look – a certain shimmer – that, our friends claim, make the holiday tableau complete. From a more practical standpoint, these vintage ornaments are truly […] Read More

Pinup of the Month - Blog Ria

Pinup of the Month: Ria Von Strudel

Don’t let the platinum blonde updo fool you. Our Pinup of the Month for September — the incandescent Miss Ria Von Strudel — is all smarts when it comes to vintage style. “My love of vintage really stems from my love of history,” she says. Growing up in a beautiful, […] Read More

One for the boys

Too often, men are left our of the style discussion. A shirt and a pair of pants are all many men feel they need to be properly dressed for the day. Lamentable. Today we want to lend the men a hand and offer a few choice online resources we’ve come […] Read More

Pinup of the Month - Sophie Berner

Pinup of the Month: Sophie Berner

The end of August means back to school for students of all ages, including Sophie Berner, our Pinup of the Month for September. For many of you who have browsed our shop in Orlando’s blooming Audubon Park Garden District this Summer, Sophie may be a familiar face behind the counter. […] Read More

Silver screen styling, the sequel

Forget the red carpet. Real fashion happens on the silver screen. Last month I offered decade-specific sources for celluloid style inspiration. This month wraps up the look back with the 1960s to the 1990s. 1960s The 1960s were a renaissance for fashion in film. The new look was no longer […] Read More

Pinup of the Month: Larissa Morales

A long-time Vince Taj client who frequents our corner at The Lovely, Larissa Morales was a natural choice to be August’s Pinup of the Month. Her warm smile, outgoing nature and love of vintage fashion add a little extra sunshine to the summer month. “Basics aren’t really in my vocabulary,” […] Read More