Monthly Archives: March 2013

Private Stash: Party Dress

Just because there weren’t any tag sales this weekend didn’t mean Tammy and I couldn’t hit some local thrift stores. When we looked at the rack of vintage dresses this one literally popped out at us. It’s a handmade dress. The fine details of this fabric are stunning, and I love the combination of colors. […]

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Happy Easter!

Happy Easter from the Snag team. May these vintage paper honeycomb eggs and rabbits bring you joy.  

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Easter Extravaganza Part 3: Glass Eggs

The tradition of giving Easter eggs is over four centuries old, but the Victorians can be given credit for applying mass-production to the custom. Victorian culture was quite sentimental and as barons of industry flourished, so did the production of inexpensive trinkets like these. To a modern audience glass seems a little more substantial, but […]

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Easter Extravaganza Part 2: Candy Containers

Although I seem to have an insatiable lust for all things vintage Christmas, the fervor hasn’t carried over into other holiday-themed collections for me. When Tammy asked the Snag team if we had vintage Easter items to share I knew I only had a couple things to offer—but I also knew where to find the […]

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Easter Extravaganza Part 1: A Collection Begins

I have only been collecting antique/vintage Easter for about a year, so this is just the start to my hopefully growing collection. I would really like to get into collecting much older Easter pieces but here is my start. First up is this large plastic character coin bank Easter Bunny I snagged at a monthly […]

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