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“Wives with Beehives” on TLC: Retro Fashion Meets Modern Day Drama

Dec 28, 2012 |  Retro Staff |  No Comments

I watched, with much anticipation, TLC’s new show, Wives with Beehives. Tagged as a “living vintage” reality series, the show follows the lives of four women who say they’ve vowed to follow the fifties lifestyle – right down to gloved hands and vintage appliances. For an enthusiast, though, I have to wonder if these ladies

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Filed under: Retro Memories Tagged with: 1950s fashion, retro TV

1957 Back-to-School Fashions

Aug 17, 2009 |  Retro Staff |  3 Comments

Whether the start of school fills you with great excitement and anticipation or with a profound sense of dread, each year we must start anew. With a new school year comes the inevitable shopping trips for new school clothing. Store circulars fill the mailbox and are stuffed into the daily newspapers – it would be

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