Monthly Archives: February 2013

VTG 30s Stage Costume World’s Fair Chicago Gold Ruffle Skirt Goddess Dress

I have several costumes from the estate of a Chicagoan who started entertaining as a child way back in the 1933 Chicago World’s Fair, she went on to be a USO singer/dancer in WWII, married another singer, and then back to Chicago on Television in Polka Party on WGN TV. Her family was kind enough to include photo copies of…

VTG 30s Stage Costume World’s Fair Chicago Gold Ruffle Skirt Goddess Dress

I have several costumes from the estate of a Chicagoan who started entertaining as a child way back in the 1933 Chicago World’s Fair, she went on to be a USO singer/dancer in WWII, married another singer, and then back to Chicago on Television in Polka Party on WGN TV. Her family was kind enough to include photo copies of…

LEATHER, LINED, LODEN GREEN WOMENS ‘JEANS’ SZ 16 TALL,34 IN. INSEAM! JEANOLOGY,

I HAVE A FUNNY STORY ABOUT THESE AND THE OTHER PAIRS I’M LISTING. IN 2009, I HAD DROPPED SOME WEIGHT AND WASN’T SURE IF I WORE A SIZE 16 OR 18, MARRIAGE WAS TROUBLED, I WAS STRESSED, GOT A NEWPORT NEWS CREDIT CARD, AND FOR THOSE OF YOU THAT CAN RELATE, I SHOPPED LIKE CRAZY AT HOME FROM COMPUTER!!! HENCE…

LEATHER, LINED, LODEN GREEN WOMENS ‘JEANS’ SZ 16 TALL,34 IN. INSEAM! JEANOLOGY,

I HAVE A FUNNY STORY ABOUT THESE AND THE OTHER PAIRS I’M LISTING. IN 2009, I HAD DROPPED SOME WEIGHT AND WASN’T SURE IF I WORE A SIZE 16 OR 18, MARRIAGE WAS TROUBLED, I WAS STRESSED, GOT A NEWPORT NEWS CREDIT CARD, AND FOR THOSE OF YOU THAT CAN RELATE, I SHOPPED LIKE CRAZY AT HOME FROM COMPUTER!!! HENCE…

NEW Authentic CARTIER Purse Caramel Tan Leather w Trinity Rings

The story behind this handbag is, my parents were at a Casino, and as they walked by the Cartier store, my mother pointed out this purse in the display window. She said “oh, that is a beautiful purse to my father.”   Later my father , “never knowing what to buy my mom” won very big at the casino.  He secretly…

NEW Authentic CARTIER Purse Caramel Tan Leather w Trinity Rings

The story behind this handbag is, my parents were at a Casino, and as they walked by the Cartier store, my mother pointed out this purse in the display window. She said “oh, that is a beautiful purse to my father.”   Later my father , “never knowing what to buy my mom” won very big at the casino.  He secretly…

Rocky Horror Picture Show Columbia character shoes size 6.5ish

Hi! I am selling my RHPS Columbia character shoes, including a pair of thin light blue socks (never used).  These shoes are dance shoes very similar to the style worn by Columbia in the film.  The only differences are that the strap attaches to the shoe slightly differently (the curve into the strap is an older style of “mary jane”…

Rocky Horror Picture Show Columbia character shoes size 6.5ish

Hi! I am selling my RHPS Columbia character shoes, including a pair of thin light blue socks (never used).  These shoes are dance shoes very similar to the style worn by Columbia in the film.  The only differences are that the strap attaches to the shoe slightly differently (the curve into the strap is an older style of “mary jane”…

Oliver Peoples Sunglasses Jack One

Sunglasses inspired by a frame worn by Neil Diamond. The unique ‘JACK ONE’ design has an interesting story behind it… In the late 70s, Los Angeles-based optician Jack Schulsinger hand-molded a standard metal aviator into an edgy, custom shape for one of his regular customers, Neil Diamond. The look was much different from the classic, tear drop, double bridge aviators…

Oliver Peoples Sunglasses Jack One

Sunglasses inspired by a frame worn by Neil Diamond. The unique ‘JACK ONE’ design has an interesting story behind it… In the late 70s, Los Angeles-based optician Jack Schulsinger hand-molded a standard metal aviator into an edgy, custom shape for one of his regular customers, Neil Diamond. The look was much different from the classic, tear drop, double bridge aviators…

Chanel Cat-Eye Sunglasses with Pearls — never worn

True story, I grabbed a bunch of Chanel shopping bags from the recycling in my basement.  When I went to unfold them and put them away, I found these sunglasses in their case in a Chanel bag (inside another Chanel shopping bag.)  There were a few other ‘corporate gift’ things as well, so I’m guessing a jaded fashionista neighbor couldn’t…

Chanel Cat-Eye Sunglasses with Pearls — never worn

True story, I grabbed a bunch of Chanel shopping bags from the recycling in my basement.  When I went to unfold them and put them away, I found these sunglasses in their case in a Chanel bag (inside another Chanel shopping bag.)  There were a few other ‘corporate gift’ things as well, so I’m guessing a jaded fashionista neighbor couldn’t…

1930′s/1940s VINTAGE Deerskin? Womens Fringe Annie Oakley Jacket Handmade Sm/Md

I was diagnosed with MS a few years back, and have taken to selling items on ebay to supplement my income, as well as to pay medical expenses. I purchased this at an estate sale. Sad story, the woman, a local resident and artist was giving her home up for foreclosure. The home was a ranch, and the family were…

1930′s/1940s VINTAGE Deerskin? Womens Fringe Annie Oakley Jacket Handmade Sm/Md

I was diagnosed with MS a few years back, and have taken to selling items on ebay to supplement my income, as well as to pay medical expenses. I purchased this at an estate sale. Sad story, the woman, a local resident and artist was giving her home up for foreclosure. The home was a ranch, and the family were…

Selena Lives ! T-Shirt, Black XL , BRAND NEW ! Selena Quintanilla Perez

This rosary has been hanging on a small nail on my living room wall for some years now. When I decided to use it as a prop in my Selena Lives ! T-shirt ebay listing, I removed it from the nail, set it down on a chair until I got the Tshirt in the position that I wanted it to…

Selena Lives ! T-Shirt, Black XL , BRAND NEW ! Selena Quintanilla Perez

This rosary has been hanging on a small nail on my living room wall for some years now. When I decided to use it as a prop in my Selena Lives ! T-shirt ebay listing, I removed it from the nail, set it down on a chair until I got the Tshirt in the position that I wanted it to…

FORMAL EVENING GOWN FROM DAVIDS BRIDAL

This dress was bought in 2006 and I wore it once at my daughters wedding….My husband and my son both thought I was my niece (she’s 24 years younger than me and hotter than a $2 pistol), when they first saw me wearing it—true story! Formal Evening Gown

FORMAL EVENING GOWN FROM DAVIDS BRIDAL

This dress was bought in 2006 and I wore it once at my daughters wedding….My husband and my son both thought I was my niece (she’s 24 years younger than me and hotter than a $2 pistol), when they first saw me wearing it—true story! Formal Evening Gown