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Reasons Why Vintage Isn't Always Better

It's not cool, it's just scary.

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The idea of antique lace is charming,

But it doesn't always age well.

Framing a vintage print can make your studio apartment look sickeningly cool,

but a lot of those advertisements are terrifying.
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but a lot of those advertisements are terrifying.

Yikes.

We've found better ways of expressing ourselves.

Then,
Now,
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Now,

Yes, they look cool, but sometimes old sewing machines can be both,

1. Difficult to maintain,
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1. Difficult to maintain,

2. Really creepy.
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2. Really creepy.

Some styles are better left in the past.

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However, some aren't.

Don't worry, there are still some awesome retro-inspired styles to keep. Go forth and thrift (though with caution), or reference our collection of vintage style clothing.
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Don't worry, there are still some awesome retro-inspired styles to keep. Go forth and thrift (though with caution), or reference our collection of vintage style clothing.

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