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I'm a communications specialist with a passion for vintage and I run an online vintage business called Vintage Baubles & Bits.

I consider myself a saver of beautiful items from the past and a repurposer of treasures!

Monday, February 27, 2012

Spring 2012 Sneak Peeks - Vintage Jewelry, Men's and Women's Fashions

I've been a busy bee this past weekend - cleaning vintage pieces, inventorying them and taking photos to prep for online sales. Take a sneak peek at what's coming to the shop and to shows with me this spring!!

If you're interested in any of these items before they hit the shop online shop floor (Etsy) just leave me a comment with your email address and the item you like. I'll send you costs and instructions for purchasing the item!

Thursday, February 23, 2012

Raffle Prize Ideas - Input Please!

I'll be participating in the Green with Indie Craft Show on March 10th here in St. Louis and vendors are encouraged to provide items for gift baskets and raffle prizes for attendees of the show. I have volunteered and now I'd love your input on what item(s) I should donate. The item with the most votes goes into the basket!

Leave your choice in the comments below!

Tuesday, February 14, 2012

Spring Fashion - Purses Part 6

This is the final installment of my blogs comparing hot, trending handbags, purses and clutches with vintage pieces that inspired them for Spring 2012. I hope you've enjoyed the series and that you keep in mind that for the thrifty fashionista, you can get the same look with true vintage style and usually for much less! 

Spring 2012 Purse 6 - A Clear Plastic Valentino Purse

Key attributes:
1) Clear and see-through
2) Metal handles and hinges
3) Carved designs with a little flair