By Melissa Wynn

Vintage Wear At Blue Moon Vintage Goods

With the popularity of old school programs like Downton Abbey and Mad Men growing in leaps and bounds, fashion from those eras is once again in high demand. Donni from Blue Moon Vintage Goods in Chico tells us that she has seen a surge in sales of vintage clothing spanning the decades from the 20’s through the 70’s. Blue Moon Vintage WearWith quite a following of twenty and thirty somethings the hats, purses, bags, jewelry and other period accessories are flying off the shelves as well. While many modern day retailers offer a line featuring “retro” designs, the newer apparel just doesn’t compare to an authentic vintage piece. Check out her inventory on Facebook.



Some of Our Great Antique Finds…At Antique Cottage and Gardens

Antique Cottage JewelryIf a touch of vintage Paris is missing from your wardrobe visit Lynni and her friendly staff at the Antique Cottage and Gardens in Shasta Lake. This eclectic little shop has a fabulous flair everything French and European inspired, home, garden and authentic vintage fashion and jewelry. Antique Cottage Vintage ClothingMid-Century Paris was the embodiment of romance and the fashion from that era can be rediscovered. See what your local antique dealer has to offer! Visit them on Facebook and see what’s  new.

More Great Antique Finds…Vintage Cook Stoves At 8th and Main Antiques

Few items radiate nostalgia into a rustic cabin decor like a vintage wood burning cook stove. From small one burner pot bellies, like the one pictured here from 8th & Main Antiques in Chico, to large cast iron and porcelain behemoths with six burners and two ovens these everlasting pieces of history really make a statement. Search your local antique dealers regularly, a good find like this never lasts for long before someone snags it. View more of their inventory at 8th & Main Antique Stove