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Buy Vintage Jewelry – Do Good!

Buy Vintage Jewelry – Do Good!

on Nov 2, 2014

Madge is participating in National Blog Posting Month  (NaBloPoMo).   She is going to attempt to write a blog post every day this month.  NaBloPoMo was started in 2006 by Eden Kennedy, as a response to NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month).  Check out the official site on BlogHer, then come back daily to see how Madge is doing. Here’s day two: Buy Vintage...

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Vintage Chicago, Part 2

Vintage Chicago, Part 2

on Sep 27, 2014

Vintage Chicago, part 2. Madge explores a fab vintage shop finds The Leaning Tower of YMCA and explores Bes-Bens and Raymond Hudd hats.

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Kenneth Jay Lane – Fabulous Faker

Kenneth Jay Lane – Fabulous Faker

on Jul 1, 2014

Kenneth Jay Lane – Fabulous Faker Madge is participating in National Blog Posting Month  (NaBloPoMo).   She is going to attempt to write a blog post every day this month!  NaBloPoMo was started in 2006 by Eden Kennedy, as a response to NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month).  Check out the official site on BlogHer, then come back daily to see how Madge is...

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Iris Apfel, My Icon of Style

Iris Apfel, My Icon of Style

on Jun 1, 2014

This is an update to a post originally published November 13, 2014 Iris Apfel, My Icon of Style  “I never had a fondness for gems or the extravagance of Harry Winston or Van Cleef & Arpels. I’ve always liked the more flamboyant, imaginative things. I lusted after costume jewelry.  My husband was a very lucky man.”*1   I want to be Iris Apfel when I...

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Livin’ La Vida Vintage Chicago Style

Livin’ La Vida Vintage Chicago Style

on Mar 25, 2014

Livin’ La Vita Vintage – Chicago Style The Weather Channel reported It was 8° in Chicago with record amounts of ice on Lake Michigan.  Of course that meant it was an excellent time to visit. It had been over a year since Madge’s  24-hour Chicago whirlwind for National Hat Day last winter.  Now there was another fun reason to go – the Cat’s Pajamas...

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