Story of Judith McCann & wingback earrings
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The Story of Judith McCann & Wingback Earrings

The Story of Judith McCann
and Wingback Earrings
Throughout the centuries earring design concentrated on fashion, not comfort.  From the primitive stick-through-the-ear beginnings to those pinching screw-backs of the 20th century, women were at the mercy of the painful earring clip.  In th...

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

Here's to the Red, White and Blue in classic black and white
Happy 4th of July from MadgesHatbox.  During the golden age of Hollywood the movie studio publicity departments would crank out photos stills for every occasion.  Here's a fun selection of your favorite stars in full 4th of July ...

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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...

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