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A Review of: The Dolores Toile Floral Print Top by Collectif

When Collectif released their SS2017 collection, I was enthralled to see they had included a blue and white floral print – two of my loves.  738 altre parole


UPDATE-Seven Brides For Seven Brothers-Stickers!!!

Over 90 days ago I began restoration on the sticker-challenged Seven Brides For Seven Brothers. This US 1 Sheet, measuring 27″ x 41″ had 23 paper stickers on the backside which were placed there to reinforce separation of fold lines and other minor tears to the paper. 627 altre parole

Restoration News

Leigh Brackett, The Coming Of The Terrans (1964)

The Coming Of The Terrans collects five stories from Leigh Brackett’s Mars setting, a planet closer to Edgar Rice Burroughs’ John Carter books than of reality, with its time-worn cities, dead seas, crumbling wharves, ancient canal-ways and wind-blasted mountains; a shabby and sandblasted land populated by bandits, caravans, tomb robbers, femme fatales, and iron-willed protagonists. 568 altre parole


Indian Brit

Go Skate! – Vert maestro Steve Caballero shows off his immaculate pre-unit ’52 Triumph custom with builder Bryan Thompson giving it a thumb’s up. The nostalgia oozes all over the bike: from the script tank badge and gold pinstriping, to the girder forks and saddle-maker leather seat or the leather handgrips with reversed control levers. 7 altre parole

Triumph Motorcycle

Vincent Black Lightning 1952

Said Red Molly to James that’s a fine motorbike

A girl could feel special on any such like

Said James to Red Molly, my hat’s off to you… 288 altre parole



Seems like yesterday, all of us running around the corner to Abie’s candy store with money in hand. Abie & his wife Simma rushing us. “C’mon, c’mon pick what you like and let’s go!” 625 altre parole