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The Vintage Bride

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It's Matrimony Monday over on our Facebook  page.....glorious and glamorous brides and weddings of the past. Seen here, a Chinese bride and bridesmaids, early 1920s, China. By John D. Zumbrun - Photography of China.   

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Virna Lisi....Italian Sexpot Deluxe

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The glamorous Virna Lisi is today's photo subject over at the Facebook page! An Italian actress once expected to be the "next Marilyn Monroe", but uncomfortable in the role of the wide eyed innocent sexpot. 

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Pantone Fall Colors Are Here! Find Your Favorites Colors in Vintage!

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"With the changing season, the greens from spring evolve and develop. Multifaceted Emerald continues to sparkle and fascinate, bringing luxury and elegance to the palette, while yellow-toned Linden Green brings a lightness and brightness to the deeper shades of fall. Try pairing both with Mykonos Blue, a bold, meditative blue, for a classic and relaxed fall look. Exotic Acai adds mystery and richness to the palette, and can be incorporated with the other colors to create a number of powerful fall combinations. Pair the elegant shade of purple with Emerald for a regal disposition, or spirited Samba red for an expressive and dramatic look. Koi, a decorative orange with dazzling...

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Welcome!

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Dorothea's is re-opening for business online with a whole new look! Streamlined images, easier navigation and tons of ways to search & filter to find exactly the right piece of vintage for you. Hope you like the new us!

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