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Madge Named Top Vintage Blog by Feedspot

Madge Named Top Vintage Blog by Feedspot

on Jan 11, 2017

Madge named top vintage blog.  A surprise was awaiting Madge in her Facebook notifications a few days ago and what a pleasant surprise it was.  This blog as top vintage blog by Feedspot.  In fact Madge was named to Top 100 Vintage Blogs and Websites on the Planet. Sites were judged on Google reputation and search ranking; influence and popularity on Facebook,...

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Here’s to 2017 from Classic Hollywood

Here’s to 2017 from Classic Hollywood

on Dec 31, 2016

Here’s to 2017 from Classic Hollywood Eve Happy New Year from Madge & Classic Hollywood     What are you doing New Years Eve 2017? Combing through her archives, Madge found some fabulous photos from the 1930s – 1960s of Classic Hollywood stars and starlets ringing in the new year.    Please leave a comment on your favorite.    ...

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Beijing Brides

Beijing Brides

on Nov 17, 2016

Beijing Brides Now that the holiday bridal season in full swing Madge thought this was a great time to share some Beijing Brides inspiration. On our summer trip to China it was hot, humid and smoggy.  Beijing was our first stop on an action packed two weeks.  Imagine someone asks you to see the United States in two weeks.  That gives an idea of our whirlwind.  ...

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Get Pinned This Christmas

Get Pinned This Christmas

on Nov 11, 2016

Get Pinned this Christmas Wanna get pinned this Christmas?  Madge just loves Christmas jewelry, especially Christmas tree pins.   Here’s a few of her favorite pieces now available in the shop.   Eisenberg & Sons rose from its beginnings in 1914 as a ladies clothing manufacturer that made a little jewelry to help sell their dresses, to one of the...

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Chicago Game 7 Day

Chicago Game 7 Day

on Nov 6, 2016

Game 7 Day in Chicago Madge was lucky enough to be in Chi-town on day seven of the World Series.  While it was a rainy, foggy day the positive energy in the city was off the charts.  Madge was in Skokie visiting some vintage loving gal pals and we stopped by Wrigley on our way into the city.  You wouldn’t think you could get much more vintage than Wrigley...

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Pick Your Peacock!

Pick Your Peacock!

on Sep 30, 2016

Pick Your Peacock! Pick your peacock.  Madge has acquired a private collection of vintage peacock brooches Perfect to wear or to sport on your favorite cocktail bag. Pick your color. Pick your style.  Exclusively at MadgesHatbox Vintage.   Peacock Brooch with Black & Gray Rhinestones by MadgesHatboxVintage Rhinestone Bird of Paradise Brooch by...

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Christmas in July Sale

on Jul 2, 2016

    It’s Christmas in July!   Etsy’s biggest sale of the year & Madge is IN   Save 15% in both shops thru July 10          ...

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