Top 5 Must-Haves for a Vintage 4th of July

Posted in Holidays, Top 5 & 10

by Ruby Lane

Summer is full of patriotic holidays, including Memorial Day, Flag Day, and of course, July 4th!  There were really explosive, fantastic celebrations honoring The Bicentennial and The 100th Birthday of the Statue of Liberty, and there are vintage collectibles from those huge festivities to include in your vintage July 4th collections and celebrations.  While I… Read more »

5 Perfectly Vintage 2017 Mother’s Day Gift Ideas from Ruby Lane

Posted in Holidays, Top 5 & 10

by Ruby Lane

1.       Vintage pins that say “mother.” During the 40s, mother of pearl brooches decorated with a gold script that said “Mother” were very popular.   They look great today on a blazer or cardigan.  Some are shaped like crosses or other objects.  Best Kept Secrets of Ruby Lane has a great example. They also have a… Read more »