Whether you purchase bygone clothing for the ecological, financial, or historical benefit, be sure to acquire some basic knowledge on your favorite decades of clothing. For example, zippers were invented in the 1930s. So if a garment is aged to 1927 and includes a zippy zipper, something’s awry, because Mr. Whitcomb L. Judson’s invention had not yet been applied to apparel.
Come back tomorrow for tactical vintage shopping strategies.
Don’t omit your entry to the Twig Giveaway. If you haven’t yet, jump on it like a flea market find.
And, my Mesa-onians and Phoenix Valley Friends, mark you calendars for this Saturday, a vintage treat cometh…