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Caroline Ashleigh offers advice on acquiring vintage shoes

CHICAGO — To Caroline Ashleigh, author of Warman’s Shoes Field Guide, there are three criteria to use when looking for vintage shoes: condition, condition and condition. Beyond that, she advises buy what you love, buy the best you can afford and buy the best example you can afford. Moreover, she says, one of the...

Santa Fe flea market launches Christmas Market

SANTA FE, N.M. — The Santa Fe Traditional Flea Market, which ended its first summer season at Oshara Village with the snows of mid-November is launching a two-weekend indoor Christmas Market at El Museo Cultural, 1615 Paseo de Peralta on the Rail Yard. The first weekend will be held Dec. 12-13; the second weekend...

20th century fashion exhibit

An exhibit of 20th century fashions from the turn-of-the-century and each decade following will be on display at the Charleston Antique Mall, in Las Vegas, Nev., starting in March 2009.

Vintage clothing and accessories have teen prom appeal

Teen fashion magazines have been showing vintage fashions and accessories for today’s prom-going teen. From flirty vintage dresses, to accessories like purses, gloves, and jewelry, today’s generation is bringing a new appreciation, and with it, a new life to vintage fashion and accessories.

Brooklyn Flea is expanding – already!

Check this out: Following a successful opening month of its Antiques Market in Dumbo, Brooklyn Flea (www.brooklynflea.com) is expanding its Winter Pop-Up to a second empty storefront directly across the street, at 81 Front St. The details are the same as the antiques market: Saturdays and Sundays, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., through March...