Unique Vintage » 
blog

Posts Tagged ‘pin-up’

OOTD: Vintage Inspired Prom

February 14, 2014 by Unique Vintage | Pin Up, Prom, Vintage Inspired

Prom is just around the corner and that means its time to find the perfect dress. This year we’re thinking pink and black and a flawless dress inspired by the classic lines and silhouettes of the New Look.
c600x504 OOTD: Vintage Inspired Prom

We styled the Unique Vintage Going Steady Black Strapless Party Dress with subtle pops of pink for a cute feminine touch. Try the Light Pink Tea Length Petticoat and matching Pink Bella Peep Toe Pumps. Complete your dream prom look with cute retro accessories like our Black Elbow Length Gathered Gloves, Shiny Lady Lux Bag, and for a touch of sparkle the Silver Glitter Cat Eye Sunglasses.

Need a little more vintage prom inspiration? Head on over to our Vintage Inspired Prom section for 1940s and 50s frills and frocks!

Retro Valentine’s Day

January 31, 2014 by Unique Vintage | Pin Up

Valentine’s Day is almost here and we couldn’t be more excited! Whether you’re planning a romantic evening for two or just want to treat yourself to something sweet, this retro ensemble is oh-so-nice and perfect for spring.

c600x570 Retro Valentines Day

We styled the Unique Vintage First Date Peach Tulle Swing Dress with the classic and tonal Pink Bella Peep Toe Pumps, demure and ladylike, these darling heels boast playful peep toes and a sleek heel perfect for vamping up any look. Keep the outfit sweet with the fabulous Light Pink Floozy Purse.  Topped with a structural black bow, the bag is completed with a kiss lock closure and retro leopard print interior. Finish your Valentine’s Day ensemble with a little charm and elegance, the Red True Love Stud Earrings are a subtle vintage touch and the Hot Pink Heart Umbrella will keep your pin curls perfectly coiffed and protected, rain or shine. Of course no look is complete without the perfect underpinnings, the Peach Three Piece Lingerie Set will make em’ blush with black bow details and sheer lace accents.

Grab something sweet for yourself or for your sweetie with our delightful Valentine’s Day Collection.

OOTD: Little Miss Foxy

January 21, 2014 by Unique Vintage | Pin Up, Vintage Inspired

c600x514 OOTD: Little Miss Foxy

(more…)

Retro Cocktail Inspiration: The Gin Rickey

December 26, 2013 by Unique Vintage | Lifestyle, Pin Up, Vintage Inspired

c600x456 Retro Cocktail Inspiration: The Gin Rickey

The simple elegance of the gin rickey inspired us to create an all seasons look that’s as effortless as it is classic. Refreshingly vibrant, the timeless appeal of the Green Beverly Knit Dress is perfectly complemented with the Baby Green Sparkle Kiss Lock Coin Purse and the Black and Baby Green Sparkle Mini Atomic Tote. Finish your ensemble with the Yellow Rose Stud Earrings.

Tart and refreshing, the gin rickey is as simple to prepare as it is delicious.

The Gin Rickey

Ingredients:

  • 1 1/4 ounce dry gin
  • 1/4 ounce lime juice
  • 1 ounce club soda

Directions:

  • Stir together dry gin and lime juice
  • Serve over ice in a highball glass
  • Top with a splash of club soda

Vintage-Inspired New Year’s Eve Dresses

December 19, 2013 by Unique Vintage | Lifestyle, Pin Up, Vintage Inspired

5b8aa6ed543b18f7b4b8f91d45f49e55 Vintage Inspired New Years Eve Dresses

What is it about this time of year? There seems to be electricity in the air with the hustle and bustle of shopping, attending sparkling holiday soirees, and of course our favorite celebration, New Year’s Eve. We love the sound of clinking champagne glasses, the midnight kiss, and the fabulous glittering cocktail dresses. To help you ring in the new year in style, we pulled together a collection of some of our most divine retro party-ready cocktail dresses.

(more…)

Retro Cocktail Inspiration: The Classic Champagne Cocktail

December 18, 2013 by Unique Vintage | Lifestyle, Pin Up, Vintage Inspired

c600x513 Retro Cocktail Inspiration: The Classic Champagne Cocktail

(more…)