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ENID COLLINSFlower Child Bag from Mid Century Chic Hello Fashion Diggers!

The month of May will bring sunshine, flowers and the opportunity to show love and appreciation for that extraordinary woman we all call Mom. Pay homage to this special lady in your life with a fabulous handbag, gorgeous vintage jewelry or unusual linens for the home. Browse the FashionDig site for that perfect vintage gift that will be cherished for years to come.

Honor the domestic goddess of the kitchen with an unusual bouquet of flowers that illustrates your culinary appreciation. At Annie Panties, you will find a stunning 60s Vera pink floral linen apron. Your special lady would love to entertain with a napkin set that features violets, ferns, leaves and other flora.

Put a smile on your loved one’s face with a gorgeous 30s bakelite pocket mirror with a wonderful swirl design element from Ellen Christine Eclectic. How about an alligator embossed red leather mirrored carryall with two original glass etched perfume bottles and a compact from Via Vintage?

Show your love by having your mother wear it by her sleeve with a vintage handbag. They will see your Mom coming when she wears a silver mini tote that is covered in small silver reflective squares from Private Vintage. Moms that adore whimsical items will love Mid Century’s Chic’s fanciful hand-painted Enid Collins bag - a perfect gift.

For those who would like their gift to be closer to Mother’s heart, shop for a unique vintage brooch. At Metro Retro, you will find a charming etched heart pin that frames a dangling heart inside it. Have your Mom go 50s Hollywood with a breathtaking yellow and amber three dimensional rhinestone pin. Sunny M has constructed a one of a kind quirky movable doll like pin that uses vintage glass, filigree and plastic components…a real find.

On May 10th, shower your Mom with love, appreciation and a vintage treasure from FashionDig.

- by Marsha from Metro Retro

 What's New

Round Sunglasses with Eyebrows from Mid Century ChicMid Century Chic:
Bright and upbeat clothing and accessories just added including a shirt jacket from original Queen of American Sportswear, circa 1970s, by Anne Klein, Fiorucci silk leopard print camp shirt, witty pair vintage sunglasses in ivory plastic with eyebrows and fabric multi colored stripe trim, Enid Collins small rectangular wooden box handbag in hard to find "Flower Child" motif, VERA cotton sateen tunic in a vibrant abstract brush stroke print, giant two-color enameled flower ring from dead stock 1960s and more.

MODERNIST TRIFARI PENDANT from Metro RetroMetro Retro:
For those looking to add a little sunshine to their wardrobe this spring, Marsha has posted a lovely Bohemian yellow floral maxi skirt with waist smocking, exquisite St. John cardigan done in hues of yellow, ivory and a hint of brown, darling 60s sweater perfect for skirts and jeans plus 60s whimsical floral sun dress with box pleats and 70s white blouse with oodles of rectangular cutout designs.

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