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Vintage Photograph 2014.16

1930s girlfriends bus

1930s Traveling GIRLFRIENDS Today’s Throwback Thursday showcases two spirited ladies who may have been on an adventure! I love how fun they are and how one seems to be either making the other smile or pointing out her friends’ wide grin. The bus behind them dates to the 1930s and that correlates to the clothing they […]

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Our Store

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Open For Business We first started our etsy store in November of 2013. A few of us, mainly Marisa and myself (Morgan), had been hitting up estate sales and thrift shops looking for vintage clothes and finding some real treasures. At the same time Sweet Jubilee was looking ahead at how we could make more […]

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Vintage Photograph 2014.15

1920s girlfriends

1920s GIRLFRIENDS Throwback Thursday brings us a vintage photograph of six young girls from the 1920s. Their drop waist and very straight dresses and their cropped bobs tell us the photo is from some time in the 20s. Unfortunately that’s all we’ll learn about these girls as there’s no information on the back of the […]

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Vintage Photographs 2014.14

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Member Feature: Eva When we came up with the idea of Throwback Thursday featuring vintage photographs every week we also realized it gave our troupe members a chance to dig through their family history and find photos to share. This is our first member feature. Eva just happens to be celebrating her birthday today and took […]

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Vintage Photograph 2014.13

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1937 GIRLFRIENDS This week’s Throwback Thursday is another vintage photograph of two girlfriends. These ladies are identified on the back of the photo as Ruth Bindes and Sophie. The year is marked as 1937 in the upper right back corner. This photo was in rough condition when I got it so I decided to test […]

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How to Decorate a Bra

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As a vintage dance troupe we get gigs and decide what to perform based on the kind of event it is. Because of this, our original fan dance, Tears, is a very popular routine for 1920s/1930s events. It was originally performed in 2012 at 505 Stomp in Albuquerque. It has been a staple of our […]

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Vintage Photograph 2014.12

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1950s Girlfriends This week’s Throwback Thursday is the first out of a batch of photos featuring two or more women.  These ladies are identified on the back of the photo as Claire Lichtman and Sophie. Gauging by their clothes this snapshot was taken sometime in the 1950s. They look like some sharp dressers and close […]

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Vintage Photograph 2014.11

1940s xmas

Dec. 25, 1948 – A Warm Holiday This week’s Throwback Thursday is a vintage photograph taken on Christmas Day in 1948. It looks like it was a warm holiday for the well dressed couple. She isn’t wearing a sweater or jacket as she stands in front of a palm tree. Her dress is amazing and […]

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Vintage Photograph 2014.10

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1940s Wishing you the Best of Luck This week’s photo is of a young woman posing possibly for a graduation or debutante photograph in the 1940s. Written on the photo are the words “Wishing You the Best of Luck Barbara.” We don’t know if the woman’s name is Barbara or if that is the person […]

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Vintage Photograph 2014.9

1950s pinup

  1950s Bathing Beauty Pin-up Style This is such a classic vintage photograph of a lovely woman posing in her bathing suit for a home photo. Who was she posing for? Was she just out working on her tan? Or was she near a lake or beach? So many questions raised by one photo! Sadly […]

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