Five Questions for The Royal Butler 1. We’re you a well behaved little boy? …Was being polite important to how you were raised? This is maybe a question for my parents, however I think I can safely say I was a well behaved child and taught from an early age about the importance of being polite and understanding […]
Be an Expert @ Mixing Prints From Gucci to Dolce & Gabbana, blending prints is a very modern way to mix things up. Here’s a few handy tips to keep in mind. ————————- 1. Color palette is the first thing to consider. Keep your colors the same. ————————- 2. If you’re new at mixing prints, […]
As a compliment to A GLAMOROUS WEEKEND FOR TWO contest, PasadenaTravelGirl has put together her fav places in and around HighlandHomeBnB. During the month of April, HLV will be adding each spot to the list so be sure to check back! #1 LARCHMONT VILLAGE Larchmont Village – It has everything you could want all […]
PasadenaTravelGirl & HighLowVintage Presents… WIN A GLAMOROUS WEEKEND FOR TWO @ HighlandHomeStayBnB! ============ Winner and their guest will enjoy a two-night (weekday or weekend) stay at the lovely HighlandHomeBnB in Los Angeles. Close to The Grove, Larchmont Village and LA’s Museum Row….this beautiful BnB was built by legendary architect, Paul Williams in the 1920’s. Your […]
The New York Times February 19, 2016 “Near Caltech, High Low Vintage has a sexy, stylishly laid out collection of women’s clothing (sequins, paisley and gold lamé, oh my!) and funky, modish housewares befitting a midcentury Angeleno aesthetic.” Click here for the full article!
WIN A ROMANTIC EVENING FOR TWO @ MAGNOLIA HOUSE! Winner and their guest will each enjoy any three food dishes and one round of drinks. (Limit: beer, house wine, or any of our signature cocktails.) Valid Sunday through Thursday only. Expires May 31st 2016 ============ HOW TO ENTER Send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org saying you […]
Sneak Peek of what’s in store from the newly revised edition of Jane’s book THE MODERN GIRL’S GUIDE TO LIFE Online Dating 1) MissRepresentation: Smile, look your best, but don’t be something you’re not. No one wants to show up and find out that the pic they saw was some photoshopped once-in-a-lifetime pic that you […]
Jewelry… While everyone will always covet beautiful diamonds, what we know today as ‘costume jewelry’ is many times more stylish. Coveted and highly collectible, vintage costume jewelry can easily be worth hundreds if not thousands of dollars — if designed by some of the greats like Sandor, Miriam Haskell, Marcel Boucher ——————– Two recent Boucher […]
Quality Clothing… at one time it was accessible to all and not just from the Paris Couture houses. Your only options today are to buy high-end designer pieces, quality vintage (High Low, hopefully!) or to work with a trained tailor. HLV recently spoke with Angela Zdelar, the owner of ITALIAN FASHION SCHOOL in Pasadena. After […]
AFTER CHRISTMAS SALE @ HLV!5 DAYS ONLY! CLOTHES, SHOES, BAGS & JEWELRY TOO! 25% OFF!!! Friday December 26 through Tuesday December 30 Note that HLV Pasadena is usually closed on Mondays but will be open the 29th from Noon – 5p for this event. xo…HLV Etsy Too! (excludes sale items, antiques, collectibles. can not be […]
Drop by HLV Pasadena on Saturday, December 20th & Sunday, December 21st and get your Etsy shopping done! HLV has invited a curated group of local Etsy shops to be part of a Pop-Up Etsy Christmas shopping opportunity. Soaps, lotions, hair accessories, stationary, graphics, art… this coming weekend, HLV Pasadena will be your one-stop opportunity […]
You’re out on a Saturday afternoon looking for that perfect dress for what you hope is that perfect dinner date coming up. Something lady like and vintage would do the trick. You’ve been working out, eating all those salads and drinking only water (boring)… you feel pretty darn terrific as a matter of fact. Dropping […]
Beautiful. By Pierre Balmain, shot by Philippe Pottier and the model is Simone D’Aillencourt. This was part of the V&A exhibit THE GOLDEN AGE OF COUTURE and was the cover of the museum’s book. Gorgeous. Originally shot for L’Officiel magazine.