Very Delightful Things

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The Gentleman Caller and the Mysterious Black Tie Affair

“Every respectable young lady needs a suitable gentleman caller,” she whispered demurely as she slid his calling card into the narrow pocket of her purse. At least this is the way I imagined the conversation must have went when I came across this exquisite vintage Walborg purse complete with the original coin purse, beveled mirror, […]

The Way We Wore…

Tennyson, one of history’s most prolific Victorian poets, knew what he meant when he said, “Tis better to have loved and lost, than to have never loved at all.” I lost something yesterday that was truly dear to my heart (no, I’m not talking about the love of my life). This 1980s Charles Glueck of […]

Vintage McCall’s Dutch Apple Pie 4×5 Recipe Card

Is anyone baking this holiday season? Nothing beats the smell of fresh, oven-baked apple pie this time of year. I was going to bake another apple pie and look what I found hidden among my recipes. It’s a vintage McCall’s dutch apple pie recipe card. Do you remember these? They were the 4×5 cards that […]