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This Week’s Look Turns 100

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Welcome to This Week’s Look’s 100th post celebration. /streamers. Bringing fashion to the wretched masses since 2011. /noisemakers. Here are some trivial statistics for you research and math types. To date, This Week’s Look has attracted more than 1600 followers and has been viewed 9,150 times. Our busiest day was December 11, 2011.

To commemorate this illustrious centennial, below we have curated 100 of our most favorite things. Just kidding. Who has time for that? How about 10? Below are 10 of our most favorite things right now, in no particular order. Click on each image to see the actual listing.

1. Vintage 1960s jersey micro mini dress. Current bid on eBay is $44.55.

2. Pour La Victoire blushing rose patent leather heels. $149 on eBay.

3. 1920s-style cloche in sky blue vintage wool with cut glass buckle. Made by bonniesknitting on etsy. $75.

4. Vintage zephyr wool knit jacket with impeccable shape and structure. Perfect for spring. $38.50 on etsy.

5. OPI Muppets Collection Nail Lacquer in “Meep-Meep-Meep,” $4.55 on Amazon.

6. Proenza Schouler yellow satin sandals with carved heels. Current bid on eBay is $100.

7. Vintage 1970s southwest space dye knit cardigan. $45 on eBay.

8. Vintage 1960s tortoise shell frames on eBay. Current bid is $75. 

9. Vintage 1960s Lanvin quilted silk bed jacket on eBay. Current bid is $20.99.

10. Star Wars Jedi inspired etched brass keychain from CreativeEtching on etsy. $8.

11. Yeah, yeah I said 10 things, but here’s one more. Custom made aviator cap in a nubbly, oaty wool from rocksandsalt on etsy. Comes in men’s, women’s, and kid’s sizes. $68.

12. OK, one more. Vintage 1960s black chantilly lace push up bra from BoudoirBarbie on etsy. $36.

Make a Spectacle of Yourself

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I scored an impeccable pair of vintage Missoni sunglasses this week, but first I had to wade through an online sea of new old stock/dead stock (vintage, never used), gently used and vintage knock-off sunglasses on eBay and etsy.

As you can imagine, there’s a lot of junk out there.

To save you the pain of replicating my exhaustive search, below I have assembled a collection of some of the more interesting, original vintage sunnies I found on eBay and etsy this week. Click on each image below to view the entire listing.

Vintage (new old stock) Miss Dior sunglasses on eBay. Starting bid $99.

Vintage (60s dead stock) mid-century, electric orange sunglasses with super thick plastic frames. $67.50 on etsy.

Vintage (used) 70s Christian Dior oversized square sunglasses with shades of butterscotch to dark taupe. $188 on etsy.

Vintage (dead stock) 70s funky mint sunglasses made in Germany. $59.99 om etsy.

Vintage (new old stock, never used) brown aviators on etsy. $6.75.

Vintage (deadstock) 60s mod, navy blue square framed sunnies on etsy. $67.50.

Vintage (used) tiger striped amber blockers with smokey gradient lens and side panels. Made in Italy. $16 on etsy.

Vintage (used) Diane von Furstenburg tan, black and orange sunglasses on eBay. $150.

Vintage (used) 70s sunglasses made in France with unique, geometric arms. $44.40 on etsy.

Vintage (barely used) 70s Ski Optics Japan red, white and blue sunglasses/ski glasses. $30 on etsy.

Vintage (used) mirrored sunnies, made in France. $9.99 on etsy.

Vintage (used) gold plastic aviators with green plastic lenses. $7 on etsy.

Vintage (new old stock) Christian Dior sunglasses from the 70s. $225 on etsy.

Vintage (dead stock) brown sunglasses with glass lenses and metal arms and bridge. $9.98 on etsy.

Vintage (new old stock) 70s nose guard sunglasses by Bollé on eBay. $299.

Vintage (used) 70’s frosted sunglasses with lightweight metal frame and light brown tinted glass lenses. $8 on etsy.

Vintage (dead stock) 70s Emilio Pucci amber shades on etsy. $189.

Vintage (used) 60s pastel yellow sunglasses on etsy. Very mod. $35.

Vintage 70s round sunglasses with clear frames and blue lenses on eBay. $99.

Vintage (appear unworn) 70s Valentino sunglasses on eBay. $89.

Vintage 70s ski aviators with red metal frame on eBay. $7.99.

Vintage (new old stock) 70s Playgirl butterfly sunglasses on eBay. Buy it Now for $69 or make an offer.

Written by Verdell

July 22, 2011 at 1:22 pm