lou wow!







60s surfer print halter: etsy seller no carnations
vintage scalloped hem embroidered skirt: Fashion Forestry
platform sandals: Miz Mooz
vintage purse: found
vintage sunglasses: Lulu Forever, Sacramento
vintage red plastic clamp bracelet: Picket Fence Antiques, Sacramento
vintage yellow shell lucite clamp bracelet: Sacramento Antique Fair
faux coral flower earrings: UO

Yesterday I went to my friend’s mother’s birthday BBQ party.  Her name is Lou, and the theme was Hawaiian, so of course the name of the party was Lou Wow!
It was a fun day.  Before the party, Ben and I went to the Sacramento Antique Fair (most favorite monthly outing EVER!).  I found a 1950s bridesmaid tiara and an amazing pink and green velvet 1940s turban hat.

This would be a 100% vintage outfit, but the shoes are modern.  It’s pretty crazy that you can still see the weird looking sunburn I got a month ago while on the beach in Los Angeles.  You can still see exactly where my fingers with SPF stopped on my leg!  After that burn, I’ve been a lot more careful when in the sun.

I’ll be in Los Angeles this week!  I’m performing Wed, Aug 17 at Flapper’s Comedy Club in Burbank.



  1. lucia

    Gorgeous outfit love the colours x


  2. Miss Miller

    My fiance go to the Antique Fair in Sacramento every month too! I’m bummed that the summer is over since that means less vendors will be coming out until Spring show’s its sunny little head. Boo.

  3. Hannah

    Fabulous outfit, love the bangle x

  4. Dial V for Vintage

    The colours are amazing and complement your fair skin so well! Lovely outfit! 🙂

  5. Perdita

    Love that halter, such an adorable colour and design.

    Sigh, I wish it were bright and warm enough here for lovely things like that!

  6. Jan

    You look irresistable!

  7. Jan

    Sorry for the typo, English isn’t my mother tongue. Maybe if you read it in a strange European accent it sounds ok. 😉

  8. Sara

    Aww so sweet!

  9. Heather

    This is so cute and fun! That party sounds awesome.

  10. Zoë Winters

    Oh my! I am a little bit in love with you! You and your wardrobe are stunning! 🙂 Zoë x


    How are you, my dear Mary.
    What can I say about your outfit, ahhhhhhhhhhhhhh

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