Feb 2017

Orange Drink: The Retro Un-Cola

While waiting for the Balboa dance lessons to end and the attendees of the Rhythm shuffle event to peruse our wares, I was chit chatting with my mom. She had come to help run our Cats Like Us table and...

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Feb 2017

Hair : How To Get That Rockin' Hair

Meagan Kyla
Tagged: hair

I know a lot of you dames are pondering, "How can I achieve those rockin' retro inspired hair-do's?". Vintage hairstyles like Victory Rolls can be challenging. I wanted to take the fear out out of giving these styles a try...

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Feb 2017

Retro Movie Fashion : Grease

Meagan Kyla

I have to admit I'm not crazy about musical's, but there is something about Grease that has my toes taping and me singing along. I think I may have seen Grease over a hundred-something times and find myself singing, "You're the...

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Feb 2017

Shopping Cents : Confessions of a Bargain Shopper

Meagan Kyla

You know those people rummaging through the clearance rack, shopping sales, and using coupons at the cash out? Yep, that's me, I am a bargain shopper and proud of it. I love fashion and I like to get the most...

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Feb 2017

Retro Drink Recipe : Shipwrecked, Salted Caramel Martini

Meagan Kyla
Tagged: cocktails

  image source: pixabay.com Shipwrecked, Salted Caramel Martini is as delicious as it sounds! This cocktail recipe is borrowed from Cocktail Vultures, which is amazing resource for yummy and unique cocktail recipes. Check their blog out here and 'like' them on...

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Feb 2017

Orange Hair!

Julie Ann
Tagged: hair

So I've been dying parts of my hair for years now and decided to go a little more drastic--- I had all of my hair dyed completely bright orange. Originally I thought about going blue or Cats Like Us turquoise,...

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Jan 2017

My Creepers Obsession

Meagan Kyla
Tagged: style

(Some creepers from my collection) I realize the title of this blog sounds a little odd, especially when you combine “creepers” and “obsession” together, by no means am I obsessed with people who are creepers! Hehe! Putting the silliness aside,...

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Jan 2017

Dressing the 50s

A recent visit to an estate sale turned up a fabulous little book published in 1953 entitled “The Clothes You Buy and Make”, by Caroline E. Wingo. Being a home sewer, I picked this up for the vintage sewing advice...

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