4th of July Classic Hollywood
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Happy 4th of July from Classic Hollywood

Happy 4th of July from Classic Hollywood 
Here's to the Red, White and Blue in classic black and white.
I am a Yankee Doodle Dandy!

Claudette Colbert in a patriotic mood.

 

Cyd Charisse and those famous legs.

Debbie Reynolds was always a firecracker

My favorite H...

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Here's to dad
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Here’s to Dad on Fathers Day

Revisiting this post and adding some more photos.Happy Father's Day to all the great dads out there.As many of you know, this blog and my vintage shop are dedicated to my maternal grandmother, Ora Madge Beals Meredith.  But today I am giving a shout out to my wonderful dad – Jim Hill whom I lost in ...

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Coro Carmen Miranda Bracelet
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Spring Vintage Jewelry for Mother’s Day

Spring Vintage Jewelry for Mother's Day

The famous gold-plated clamper bracelet by Coro made in 1939.  Dubbed the Carmen Miranda, this large openwork bracelet features large rhinestone camellias and daises with glass cabachon centers in red, blue and green.  Rhinestone pave petals surround the ...

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