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Rompers = Retro Sexay

What’s a romper, you say?

In short, a skimpy curve-hugging playsuit. This adorable ultra-short item was introduced around 1900 as lingerie and became extremely popular in the 1950s as leisurewear.

Today there are two basic versions: day and night.  The cotton daytime styles make a perfect retro 50s outfit for summer days; while silk, satin, lace, and velvet styles invite slinky boudoir lounging.

Do your part to bring back an adorable and long-forgotten style! Just feast your eyes on some of these cuties. Read the rest of this entry

Summer Shoes With Real Flair

Honey Pie Wedge Shoes by Jeffrey Campbell

The wedge is the ultimate summer shoe!

These stylish treats have sky-high heels to show off your legs, but their solid base makes them comfortable enough for a whole day of walking.

They’ll look perfect with your vintage look! Pair them with anything from a swing dress to a retro swimsuit to a pair of capris today and you’l be channeling your inner pin-up in no time.

Many more pairs (with photos) after the jump:

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