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The Crown Jewel of Vintage Accessories at Legendary Beast in Washington, DC

November 4, 2013

WASHINGTON, DC, US – If we’re ever in the mood for an accessories scavenger hunt or are in desperate need of that perfect piece of jewelry for our themed dress-up party, Legendary Beast in Washington, DC, is our go-to place. Blink and you might miss it. Located atop ShoeFly on… (more)
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Still Shaking: Vintage Diners in Los Angeles

May 4, 2013

LOS ANGELES, USA – The classic diner — Formica surfaces, greasy-good fare, sassy waitresses, and all — has long held a special place in the restaurant culture of Los Angeles. In a city this laidback, no matter what food trends come and go, casual diner standards like burgers and shakes… (more)
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Tempting Tuesday: Fashion-Forward goes Vintage at Resurrection, NYC

April 2, 2013

NEW YORK, NY—There’s no better way to witness fashion in New York than to simply step outside in the city’s stylish neighborhoods. The sidewalks and subway stations of Manhattan are its best runways and everyone is a part of the fashion show. When we’re looking for vintage statement pieces to… (more)
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Therapy for your gray matter at Grays Antique Market

April 25, 2012

LONDON, UK – The medical world, it seems, is poised to tread upon the territory of shopping as fertile soil for newly coined disorders.  “Oniomania” is the term doctors use to label the compulsive need to shop, and the American Psychiatric Association is debating whether or not it should be… (more)
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Friday Finds: Shopping Season

October 28, 2011

As far as we’re concerned, every season is Shopping Season—but we’ve got extra reason to celebrate at Purple this week, with the official launch of our London and Paris eBooks (grab one now to prepare for your next trip)! Since all of our hard work is paying off, we figured… (more)
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Drink to great denim at American Rag Cie

July 3, 2011

LOS ANGELES, US – Usually when I belly up to a bar for international tastes, I’m about to tuck into a wine tasting or cheese tasting or some combination of the two. But at American Rag Cie in Los Angeles, the global samples on offer at the bar aren’t even… (more)