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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!

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Item of the Week - April 22

https://www.etsy.com/listing/181269254/vintage-1970s-egyptian-pendant-gold?ref=shop_home_active_13

Vintage 1970s Egyptian Pendant / Gold Necklace / Egyptian Revival Necklace / Egyptian Pharaoh Pendant

This gorgeous goldtone Pharaoh pendant necklace from the 1970s. It has a huge chain and great details in the pendant. Part of the Egyptian Revival scene, very funky and cool!


| MEASUREMENTS |

Pendant: 2" x 1 3/4"
Length: 30"

| DETAILS |

Era: 1970s
Style: Egyptian Revival
Material: Metal
Colors: Gold
Condition: Excellent

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Item of the Week - April 15th

https://www.etsy.com/listing/180637660/vintage-1950s-lipstick-holder-and-mirror?ref=shop_home_active_2

Vintage 1950s Lipstick Holder and Mirror Compact from Japan / Lipstick Case / Lipstick Holder

This cute piece holds your lipstick and provides you with a mirror so you're always ready for a touch up! It's marked Japan on the side with the hinge. The mirror is the exact size of the compact. You'll see some wear on the mirror due to its age, but the enamel, paint and metal is in great shape.

| MEASUREMENTS |

Length: 2"
Width: 1"

| DETAILS |

Era: 1950s
Style: Victorian
Material: Metal, glass, paint, enamel
Colors: Gold, pink, blue, white, yellow, green
Condition: Excellent

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Item of the Week - April 8th


https://www.etsy.com/listing/171330134/vintage-rhinestone-brooch-gold-bunny?ref=shop_home_active_6

Vintage Rhinestone Brooch / Gold Bunny Brooch / Easter Bunny / Rabbit Figural Pin

Get a jump on Easter with this super cute vintage gold and rhinestone rabbit pin. The Easter Bunny has never looked so good!

Perfect for wearing on your scarf, hat or coat lapel!

| MEASUREMENTS |

Width: 1 1/2"
Length: 3/4"

| DETAILS |

Era: 1980s
Style: Kitsch
Material: Metal and rhinestones
Colors: Gold and clear
Condition: Excellent

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Item of the week - April 1st

https://www.etsy.com/listing/128704715/vintage-shoes-beige-heels-town-and?ref=shop_home_active_13

Vintage Shoes / Beige Heels / Town and Country / Cutout Heels

These vintage shoes are stunning! They're a soft beige/tan color with adorable cutouts. They were made by Town and Country and are in their original box! They're a vintage size 7 1/2. I would consider these to be a bit narrow.

| MEASUREMENTS |

Size Listed: 7 1/2
Width: 3" across the ball
Heel: 2"

| DETAILS |

Era: 1960s
Style: Cutout heel
Brand: Town and Country
Material: Leather
Colors: Beige , light tan
Condition: The shoes are in great condition, the heels do have wear and will probably need new tips eventually, but these are definitely wearable!