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Sixties Summer Blues

by Nora F., 27 year old Vintage blogger at www.norafinds.com from Sydney, Australia

16 comments · December 15, 2012

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Vintage 1960s Ethnic Details Dress, Vintage 1920s Beaded Peacock Clutch, Golden Ponies T Bar Heels, Vintage Belt - Sixties Summer Blues - Nora Finds
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    New Old Fashion Vintage on Etsy

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  2. Vintage 1920s beaded peacock clutch

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    Relevan Exeter vintage shop

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  3. T-bar heels

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A lot of people find it amusing that I wear vintage everyday, even to work. Vintage pieces don’t have to look dated. My daily vintage usually involves 60s-80s pieces, where the cut is a bit simpler and easier to style with modern pieces. For special occasions, I will dress up a bit more and that allows me to wear my more special older pieces from the 40s and 50s. The key is to feel comfortable and not feel like you’re putting on a costume!

This dress is the perfect example of a vintage piece that falls into the first category. In this occasion, however, I paired it with my 1920s beaded clutch. It has to be the oldest piece of vintage I own, and even though it’s not mint (nothing that age can’t be mint anyway!) I plan to take it out as often as I can! It was one of the cloudy summer days and I was feeling mellow, so the blue touches were more than appropriate. It’s one of those power ballad days when I cranked up the stereo and played Celine Dion. Oh shut up! You know exactly what I mean :p

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Leign Gamit
like this look!
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Riley G
love this! so cute and your shoes are adorable! <3
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Bernadet P.
very gorgeous!
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Chelsea Taylor
wow.. this dress <3
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Jenny Gvozdeva
Love your style!
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Summer Tang
love your dress and shoes! xo
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BLISS M.
you are perfect girl!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Kameliya Noeva
SO ELEGANT! LOVELY! HYPED! ♥
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Alexandra Passeri
LOOOOVE *____*
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