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From ancient roots in mysticism and superstition to today’s more light-hearted celebrations Halloween can provide collectors with a bounty of antique and vintage treasures.
Back when Valentine’s Day was a novel idea, lovers gave each other handmade greeting cards decorated with just about anything — bark, feathers, dried flowers, scraps of ribbon, and even locks of hair — to show their sweethearts how much they cared. By the mid-1800s, it was much easier to buy a mass-produced Valentine’s Day… Read more »
Christmas postcards from the early 1900s add a touch of nostalgia to your holiday décor. They’re also very easy to tuck inside a modern holiday greeting card to let someone special know you’re thinking of them at Christmastime. And, these cards can make a super collection that is easy to stow away until you’re ready… Read more »
Unique, fun, and timelessly collectible – that’s vintage costume jewelry. So why haven’t you thought about a vintage jewelry gift yet? It’s not too late to select something by thinking outside the proverbial gift box. Shopping vintage can also be an affordable alternative to retail jewelry options, especially for designer goods, and the quality is… Read more »
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Bewitched, starring Elizabeth Montgomery, ran as a popular TV series from 1964-1972. In the show, Montgomery played a witch who married a mortal and chose to live as a mortal housewife. Academy Award-winning actress Agnes Moorehead played Endora, Samantha Stevens’ mother. Maurice Evans, along with Werner Klemperer (Col. Klink of Hogan’s Heroes), played her father…. Read more »
How much more American can we get! Well, try not only serving the food at 4th of July gatherings on patriotic place settings, but dress for the role, and serve red, white, and blue food. Here are five cool ideas that are so neat they’re hot! 1. Serve Bomb Pops for dessert positioned on classic… Read more »
The Fourth of July celebrates the signing of the Declaration of Independence, whose principles are cherished by democratic and progressive people everywhere. In the United States, we are blessed with abundant liberty and opportunity. Our pursuit of social justice inspires world leaders and influential thinkers and propels history forward. No holiday brings together more people… Read more »