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Songs of the week: Lovely Old Hollywood music flava

You know those songs that you heard for the first time and are on your repeat button ever since? That list will be growing today. It's been a while, but finally it's time for another episode of "Songs of the week". In previous episodes, I have…
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Vintage humor education

If you follow my facebook page closely you know that vintage humor pictures have a special place in my heart. The concept is very easy: take some typical vintage pictures and add a hilarious, yet straight-to-the-point caption which is related…

Vintage fashion: The flower power and wide flare 1970s

There we are again with the seventh episode of the retro fashion serie: the flower power 1970s. When you think about the 1970s what comes to mind? I immediately think about freedom, hippies, men with long hair, wide pants, platform boots and…
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Old Hollywood movie trailers seduction

Movie trailers: where would we be without them. They seduce you to go the theater (or spend time behind your laptop) and leave you with satisfaction, because you liked the full movie and not just the 3 minutes trailer that you've watched…
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Newsflash: Oriental Spice and some Chocolate is back!

Hi all! Guess who's back Back again with a restyled website show your friends As you can see Oriental Spice and some Chocolate is back in the blog-o-sphere after a short break. A little bit of restyling, but still with the same spicy…
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The origin of my vintage fascination

Whenever I talk about my blog and its topic, some eyebrows rise and questions are asked: - "Why vintage?" - "Where did that vintage fascination come from? - "Why not Bollywood" (since I'm literally oriental) And…