Weddings Through the Centuries

Mid Century Glam Wedding Ideas

Whether you’re going for Traditional, Mid Century Glam or Boho, there’s vintage in every style to suit your taste. Demure or daring, elegant or woodsy, choices abound for both the bride and groom – from the invitations all the way through to tossing the bouquet. TRADITIONAL Top left to bottom right: Antique Top Hat // Crystal Place Cards Edwardian Wedding Dress // Continue Reading →

The Mid Century Years: A Study in Contrasts

Mod and Groovy

Minimalist, sleek and elegant in design, décor and fashion; or mod, groovy, pop and op art, outrageous and whimsical. Mid Century was a period that brought us Mad Men, the Beatles, Lassie and Laugh In. The mood of the times was reflected in every aspect of life. It was truly a time to “do your thing.” The shops of Vintage Continue Reading →

Falling for Vintage

Falling for Vintage Blues

Fall is in the air! The cooler days and crisp nights are a welcome change. Soon the trees will be showcasing their glorious autumn colors and so can you! Capture the essence of autumn and freshen your style with help from Vintage and Main. Make a wardrobe statement with seasonal vintage fashion & accessories and spice up your home with Continue Reading →

Glam Fashion at the Academy Awards

Vintage Fashion for the Academy Awards

1. Coco Chanel Beaded Purse from Nachokitty 2. Black Velvet Evening Gown from Mary Beth Hale 3. Victorian Diamond Filigree Ring from Poor Mouchette 4. Terani Couture Gown from 86 Vintage 5. Gold Metallic High Heels from Story Tellers Vintage 6. Silk Strapless Party Dress from Roselein Rarities The Oscar’s are about movies and dresses. “Who are you wearing?” has Continue Reading →

Not (Only) Heroes Wear Capes

Antique Victorian Velvet Cape

As the weather turns chill and those autumn winds start to blow, many of us are pulling the coats and mittens out of the closet. If you’re like me, you may be disappointed to find that your trusty pea coat has seen better days. While shopping for a replacement I was frustrated with the lack of stylish modern jackets. Of Continue Reading →

The 1950s Housewife at the Office

1940s Dress Set

Vintage fashion is something of a trend right now, with victory rolls and hair scarves popping up at your local farmers market or concert venue, paired with fitted waists, flared skirts, and capped sleeves to make any 1950s housewife envious. While there are wonderful events where you can go full-on vintage (here in Boston we just held a 1920s lawn Continue Reading →