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For the Vintage Madge Man

For the Vintage Madge Man

on Jun 16, 2016

For the Vintage Madge Man Made it a Madge Man Father’s Day with great vintage gifts for Dad   For the Vintage Madge Man by madges-hatbox on Polyvore Yellow Sport Coat 1970s Polyester Two by MadgesHatboxVintage etsy.com Mens Straw Fedora Wide Brim Hat Desert by MadgesHatboxVintage etsy.com Gold Nugget Mens Ring Faux Diamonds Ring by MadgesHatboxVintage...

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A NYC Christmas Card

A NYC Christmas Card

on Dec 10, 2015

A NYC Christmas Card from Madge. Madge got a last-minute opportunity to join gal pal Mary in New York City. You may remember her from an earlier madcap adventure to Chanute, Kansas. Mary’s husband couldn’t make the trip so Madge got to be the plus one. Any opportunity to visit Madge’s favorite city is an adventure not to be missed. And at Christmas with Mary,...

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Holiday Party Style 1966

Holiday Party Style 1966

on Nov 20, 2015

Holiday Party Style 1966. A few weeks ago, Madge featured one of the fashion magazines she found in a dusty pile.  That post, How to Dress looked at a fall issue of Glamour from the 40s.  Today we are boosting the glamour quotient with a November 1966 issue from Harper’s Bazaar that is loaded with fabulous holiday looks that could be right off of today’s...

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Big Bang – Small Bucks Jewelry

Big Bang – Small Bucks Jewelry

on Nov 4, 2015

Big Bang – Small Bucks Jewelry. You see them piled up at estate sales and garage sales, unloved and unwanted.  But before you walk away take a good look. These little pieces of jewelry pack a big design punch for the money. These are cluster bead earrings.   With seemingly an unlimited amount of variations, these clip earrings from the late 50s and early...

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Beijing Hats

Beijing Hats

on Oct 28, 2015

Beijing Hats Madge and Mr. Madge recently returned from a trip-of-a-lifetime through mainland China.  First stop was Beijing.  It was a hot August day and our itinerary took us through the Temple of Heaven park, Tiananmen Square and to the Forbidden City.  Despite the heat most locals were impeccably turned out putting us Americans in their place. In between dodging...

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