The Powder Room

Monday, March 14, 2011

Lazy Girl 1940s Outfit Post an Weekly Finds!!!

Hello Vintage Lovers!!
Todays post is all about catching up!
I felt a little lazy today, so I ended up just wearing  my 1940's Freddie's high waist jeans, 1940's strip ruffle blouse with a 1940's knit green sweater. I have my set for the ' Ann- Margret Do' So I cant wait to show you all!



A 1940's Ballerina Scarf  that my abuelita ( grandmother) had when she was my age.

I also wanted to share with you my lovely vintage finds!!!!
When I was at the cashier, this lady who made a return on a recent  purchase of a vintage 40's microphone!!She said it didn't work. But it was in such  mint condition that I would buy it any way to display it in my house!! Ha ha!! :)
Here are some of the vintage goodies I have found!!
1950's Swing Teal Coat

1950's swing 'Happy' Dress! A 1960's Sun Hat
The 2 Purses ( Steal!!)
Both $1.00!!!!!!!!!!
1930's vanity tray. 1950's (Amethyst ;) jar,  Poodle circa 1950's , and a vintage 50's scarf
All from the 50's!!! All $2.00!!! (steal) Expect the colorful flower earrings I got them for a $1.00!!!


I also recently got a 1950's cocktail dress, but I will save that for later for a outfit post!! ( Clue the colors are Lavender Green, Black and Teal)
Hope You All Enjoyed
What was you latest vintage bargain that you got recently??
Tell!!
I will also have hair post how tos very soon!
PS: Update on my powder room
All I need is the walls for hanging up vintage hair pictures and etc, then I will post share pics of 'The Pink Retro Powder Room'

Tootles
Have A Very Vintage Day!
Miss Amethyst

15 comments:

  1. You look lovely yourself miss! And my my what a lovely finds!!

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  2. Cute outfit! And omg that dress for $1!!!

    The other day I went to an estate sale at a mobil home park (the cute ones with elderly people in 60s pastel trailers) and found a bakelite bangle for $1 in a junky plastic jewelry box :)

    xoxo
    Solanah

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  3. Wow! Thats some amazing finds!! Lucky you!

    And very nice outfit, and I have to say I like the photo very much!

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  4. You look so adorable! And I'm so envious of your finds... what incredible bargains!! That coat is just gorgeous.

    I just got a beautiful black late 40s/early 50s cashmere coat with a mink collar for $10.00 at a local antique store. Spring's the best time for stocking up on winter vintage!

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  5. I haven't found anything vintage in ages, it is like our op-shops are all tapped out! Vintage seems to be more rare here than in America, sadly. I love your finds though, especially that 1950s dress!

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  6. I recently found a beautiful turquoise tweed coat from the 1960s - only $20!! and it's in perfect conditon

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  7. vintage clothing for a reasonable price in AU is hard but I did manage to get something lovely this weekend

    A charmingly beautiful red vintage suitcase. In mint condition. Literally a diamond in garbage. 7 dollars!

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  8. Oh that coat is divine! You always find such amazing things for cheap prices! :)

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  9. Awesome! Can't wait to see more photos. :)

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  10. Wow! What awsome finds! Car Boot season has just started here in the uk, so i am looking forward to a season of hunting. i blog about my finds too in my blog too...

    BooBoo x

    http://booboo-kitty-couture.blogspot.com/

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  11. FAbulous outfit, makes jeans look classy! Great photos too. x

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  12. I love this look on you and the finds are spectcular!!

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  13. beautiful stuff! The dress is sooo cute!
    best,
    Evil Lyn

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  14. These outfits are looking really very nice and beautiful.I really like this costumes very much.

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