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Mamie Eisenhower’s Gowns From The First Ladies At the Smithsonian Exhibit

Mamie Eisenhower’s Gowns From The First Ladies At the Smithsonian Exhibit

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By RetroRuth It’s time to oogle some gorgeous vintage fashions, and this time, it’s Presidential! We had the chance to tour the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History this summer, and I got to happily “ooo” and “ahh” over the First Lady fashion exhibit while Tom obediently snapped pictures of…

Marimekko!

Marimekko!

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Or A Quick History of Marimekko and a Quick Crafty Tutorial By Andrea Marimekko is a Finnish textile company founded in 1951 – they produce everything from housewares to clothing to dinnerware to toys to (my favourite) fabric yardage. Markimekko was made famous in the United States in the 1960s…