vintage and retro inspired gifts

Tacky Cool Retro Things for the Vintage Girl’s Bathroom

These ideas for gifts for a vintage girl's bathroom live somewhere between being tacky and being cool   ... depending on who you ask. I've done a number of posts on ideas for gifts for the vintage girl. Since this blog is devoted to vintage beauty, I try to keep the gifts related to the same subject. Sometimes they are ...

The perfect stocking stuffer for a vintage girl

I'm trying to get the word out quickly. Anyone who follows Tarte's special release items knows they go fast…and I mean fast. I blogged about their True Blood palette a few years ago and it had pretty much disappeared off the shelves before I could get the blog entry up. So I am getting ahead of the curve, ...

Feel like you are applying Vintage Mascara without the Vintage Germs

Every once and a while I come across makeup in an antique store. And sometimes the container still has the makeup in it. For those of you who might be tempted to goof off and actually apply this makeup to yourself for fun... please don't. Imagine how much bacteria and gunk can grow on something ...

Another tool you did not even know you needed in your vintage beauty arsenal.

I find many things appropriate to share on this blog that you may not consider part of your beauty repertoire. Other than just your basic hair and makeup products, there are many other things to consider in your never ending quest to be a vintage beauty.Case in point...the vintage advertising fan. A hand fan is ...

Gift Idea – Philosophy at Sephora

Friday, December 16, 2011 3 Permalink

There'll be parties for hosting Marshmallows for toasting And caroling out in the snow There'll be scary ghost stories And tales of the glories of Christmases long, long ago It's the most wonderful time of the year There'll be much mistletoeing And hearts will be glowing When loved ones are near It's the most wonderful time If you are running out of time and need something ...