Wednesday, September 29, 2010

Vacation Time!

Amelia Earhart luggage 1949Dear friends, I am headed off to the West Coast to visit family for a few days. The website will be closed, and there will be no shipping until October 12. But the blog will still be active, with fresh new posts every day while I am away.

While I have no desire to take 6 suitcases with me, I do wish I had this sweet little jacket from 1949. The original was designed by Jacques Fath and was copied in the US by Jaunty Junior in suede. Sold in 1949 for $55 (about $508 in today's dollar).

2 comments:

casey said...

That Jacques Fath jacket is gorgeous. I'm loving the pocket detail--fantastic!

Hope you have a lovely trip! :)

♥ Casey
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Couture Allure Vintage Fashion said...

Thanks, Casey. If anyone can duplicate that jacket and wear it well, you can!

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