oriental spice and some chocolate vintage meets present lifestyle
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Ladies night - vintage meets present edition

What's life without friends? And what's life without some vintage glamour? As you know I am not a morning person. And every now and then it's time to do stuff that you would only do with your lady friends: ladies night! However, don't have…
Bing Crosby A white Christmas movie 1954, Classic Christmas movie

The oldies-but-goldies Christmas playlist

It's that time of the year again. The time when a certain someone will tell you a little story about how he gave his heart away last Christmas (will he ever learn?) and someone else only wants you for Christmas, which is nice but she…
Classic Hollywood movie Monkey Business Gary Grant Marilyn Monroe and Ginger Rogers

There is no business like Monkey Business

A few days ago I had yet another Vintage meets Present moment. I actually have a lot of those. There was nothing interesting to watch on television - I also have a lot of those moments recently - so I decided it was dvd time: Classic Hollywood…
Oriental Spice and some Chocolate
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Vintage meets Present: Fascinating historical videos on Youtube

There is something about the introduction tune of historical videos and news bulletins. It always has this typical very nostalgic sound and it makes me anxious for the rest of the newsbulletin. It gives me that you-don't-want-to-miss-this…
Childhood picture vintage meets present
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A trip to childhood memories lane

Yesterday I was mesmerizing about the past. I am not talking about the roaring twenties, fifties or sixties. No, this time I am talking about the time I grew up: (mainly) the nineties. Certain things that were so common (or literally painful) back…
vintage fashion 1930s

Vintage lifestyle tips from the 1930s

Vintage lifestyle is more popular than ever these days. And rightly so. A lot of times the focus is on heydays of vintage Hollywood and fashion: the 1950s and 1960s. And again...rightly so, because - in my opinion - those were the peak days…