Tuesday, March 31, 2009

Music Fix - Buzzcocks/ Pete Shelley

From 1978, Buzzcocks, "Ever Fallen in Love (With Someone You Shouldn't've)".

Buzzcock's singer , Pete Shelley, released the single "Homosapien" in 1981.

Friday, March 27, 2009

Featured Item - 60's Purple Micro Mini Dress S

Purple Micro

I'm loving this candy sweet vintage 60's mini dress! Ultra short micro length in pretty purple. $35

Keep it flirty and sweet with:

* Crochet tights from barenecessities.com. $18

* Darling vintage 60's purple Maryjane shoes, size 8.5, from koolkrow. Starting bid $7

* Awesome vintage woven white bag with clear lucite handle and clasp from Verhext. $28

Sunday, March 22, 2009

Music Fix - Falco

Falco rocked it Amadeus style in 1985.

Friday, March 20, 2009

Featured Item - 70's Bold Print Asian Style Dress XL

70's Mod Cheongsam

This vintage 70's dress has the best bold mod daisy print and cute Asian cheongsam styling! $30

Add some black with:

* Classic black peep toe heels, size 8, from Fun Vintage Wears. $39.99

* Classy little black suede vintage purse from eBay seller mispah1. Starting bid $9.99

* Gorgeous ornate carved vintage bracelet from eBay seller bluemooninparadise. Starting bid $21.99

Wednesday, March 18, 2009

Finally on Twitter!!

I finally broke down and found the time to set up a Twitter account! Follow me to keep up with daily news from Penelopepup's Vintage (and I promise to do my best to keep it updated ^_^)!

You can find us at http://twitter.com/PenelopeVintage.

Tuesday, March 17, 2009

Music Fix - The Pogues

Happy St. Patrick's Day!! Have a "Fiesta" with The Pogues (1988).

Sunday, March 15, 2009

Featured Item - 90's Vivid Body Con Mini XL

90's Vivid Color

Get ready for warmer weather with this weeks featured 90's mini dress. This sweet tank style dress features an ultra vivid print by Aussie artist, Ken Done, and a cute sarong style wrap panel. $50

Add more vivid color with:

* Vintage hot pink straw purse from Madame Anastasia's Fancies. $12.50

* Bright vintage bangle bracelets in blue and orange from Bs Collectibles,Clothing and Parts. $9

* Perfect hot pink vintage 80's heels, size 7M, from Riotgrl's Vintage. $24.99

Wednesday, March 11, 2009

Music Fix - New York Dolls

Pure perfection from 1973, New York Dolls, "Jet Boy".

Saturday, March 7, 2009

Featured Item - 80's Plaid Pencil Skirt M

Plaid & Proper Vintage

Go for the sexy secretary look in this classic vintage 80's plaid pencil skirt! SOLD

So sweet with:

* Vintage 50's white ruffled blouse from eBay seller ipullgardenweeds. Current bid $6.50

* Vintage 80's woven navy leather heels, size 7.5, from Coco's Big Closet. Starting bid $9.99

* Shiny vintage red and gold handbag from vBay Connections. $20

Tuesday, March 3, 2009

Penelopepup's Vintage in Shut Up! Magazine

Check us out in the winter/spring issue of Shut Up! magazine!

A must have for spring, floral dresses, like our vintage 80's roses drop waist dress.

Photo by Timothy Wang

Tea party perfect linen floral dress.

Photo by Nathaniel Taylor

You can find more pretty spring florals in the store!

Music Fix - Nik Kershaw

From the "Pretty in Pink" soundtrack, Nik Kershaw, "Wouldn't it be Good".

Sunday, March 1, 2009

Featured Item - 70's Bird Wrap Skirt XS-S

Vintage Bird

This week we're featuring the cutest vintage 70's wrap skirt with a sweet little quail bird applique. $35

Top it off with:

* A gorgeous vintage 40's sheer ruffle collar blouse from Vintage_Wear_Store. Starting bid $9.95

* A lush vintage brown velveteen fitted blazer from Affaire d'Amour Vintage. $14.95

* Vintage 70's brown leather knee high boots, size 7, from eBay seller great_lake_outfitters. Starting bid $9.99

* Vintage 80's brown and green leather clutch from eBay seller vach22450. Starting bid $9.99