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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st. Patricks day vintage ads
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Corn Beef, Vintage Ads & Happy St Patricks

Corn Beef & Vintage Ads - Happy St PatricksHappy St. Patricks Day Wear your vintage green, settle in for some Irish cheerand enjoy these ads from the 1950s - 1960sCorn Beef circa 1964.  Don't forget the Piquant Sauce!I wish I had a green car for this sweet deal.Ireland, Indiana is an unincorpora...

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