Disney’s highly anticipated event, Dapper Day, will be held at Epcot this year for Walt Disney World, Florida. November 12 is the day to mark on your calendar! From Disney’s website: DAPPER DAY® celebrates stepping out in style! Hello! We’re Continue reading Disney’s Dapper Day, Nov 12, 2016
Most of us are thinking up our New Year’s Resolutions and rejecting them out of hand, because real life is never like this Vanish ad, where keeping your toilet bowl sparkling is suddenly easy and fun. Who thought these things Continue reading It’s a New Year, Charlie Brown!
Consistency is not my thing, especially when being consistent means consistently navigating through, under, over, and around website design. My computer likes to lock me out of the Admin section of our dear website, meaning that I have to take Continue reading An Experiment in Blogging, with Some News
Shhh! Don’t tell!We’re having our Fourth Annual Clearance Sale on May 16-17-18! The entire store will be at least 20% off! Jingle All the Way‘s uber-cute Christmas items, vintage photography equipment, and other ephemera will all be on sale. Cobweb’s Continue reading Fourth Annual Clearance Sale!
Victor Costa: Bubble Dress We have so many new items in store, I can’t even Continue reading New Stuff In Store!
Vogue 5487 features elegant options including the unusual tunic-and-tights look, which is so much better than the current t-shirt and spandex leggings combo that we see far too often. Butterick 9299 shows off the always-flattering shirtdress, featuring buttons down the front, Continue reading For Your Viewing Pleasure
First things first! The rest of this month, we’ve put all our sewing goodies 20% off. That includes our entire selection of vintage Vogue, McCall’s, Butterick, Advance, and Simplicity patterns. Even our collectible needle packets, loose thread, trims, books, and Continue reading Things to Drool Over
We have the best customers here at Retro Rosie’s and Cobweb’s Unique Finds. Really. 99% of our regulars are super-sweet. The other 1%….well, let’s just say that it isn’t the 1% you want to aspire to! We know our customers Continue reading Sweet Hearts
This week we’ve gotten in a plethora of new-old sewing patterns. Most of these are from the 1950s through the 1970s. A lot of them are larger sizes–40 to 43 bust. The majority are dresses, but there are some 1940s Continue reading Vintage Sewing Patterns and Books
I love getting fabulous new finds in the shop. Lately we’ve had some spectacular pieces come in, including the boots in the picture above. The inside is gold-leaf printed with the name Feltman & Curme. I did a little research, Continue reading Edwardian Era Acquisitions