Tag Archives: Vintage Clothing

The Dog Days of Summer Get a Fashion Lesson

I was looking around my yard right now and with the heat, the low humidity, and maybe the smoke, things aren’t looking all that pretty.  But, looking out the kitchen window while doing dishes, I did notice something beautiful.  In … Continue reading

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Oh Happy Day!

Things are slowly, ever so slowly edging back to normal here.  Kathy and I went shopping last week—twice!!  We went to our beloved craft store, Who Gives a Scrap?, which is closing in August, a victim of the criminally high … Continue reading

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Derecho and More!

I thought I would start off the week’s post with another fancy word.  Mostly because we had one!  I just stomped around the house grouching last Saturday because we had an awful storm that tore my shade sail, knocked over … Continue reading

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Purses: A Multi-Part Love Story III

Every four or five years I get an urge to add to my purse collection posts, so here we go with a post about evening bags.  I was reminded about the continuing purse saga while cleaning out a closet and … Continue reading

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A Thrifting We Will Go

I’ve decided.  Winter needs to be over, so if we could just all get together and do the anti-snow dance, it would be much appreciated.  It was nine degrees this morning, for heaven’s sake.  They are predicting a high of … Continue reading

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We Interrupt Our Regularly Scheduled Post

Before I start up the regular post there is something that Kathy and I want to talk to you about—there is a problem that’s come up with the blog.  We’ve been writing Second Hand Roses now for over ten years … Continue reading

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Go East, Middle-Aged Women

I’m writing two posts in a row because Kathy did more than her fair share while I was off traveling.  I’m home again with no excuses for not being productive besides driving 3000 miles!  I have I-80 memorized between Wyoming … Continue reading

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Dress it Up, Dress it Down

I am a Happy Camper.  Halloween is here, the most wonderful time of the year!  And if it seems like I am confusing my holidays what with the carol title and all, just chalk it up to the stores putting … Continue reading

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A Little Bit of This and That

Summer has finally arrived this week with temperatures hitting the high 80s and low 90s.  We had our doubts when it poured rain on us last Friday, and was cold to boot.  We had to make an emergency stop at … Continue reading

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The Equality State Sale: Deb’s Part

You know it’s a good sale if you have to sit down and try to remember all of the things that you bought.  That estate sale in Cheyenne was up there in the top five all-time estate sales, and if … Continue reading

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