Known as “The Most Beautiful Woman in Films,” Hedy Lamarr was a striking beauty with raven hair, clear green eyes, and a cool affect. Her classic beauty was combined with brains too—Hedy is credited with inventing frequency hopping, a technology that makes cellular phones, fax machines and other wireless operations possible today.
In one way or another we have all contributed to the rescue efforts going on in Haiti. Recently we learned of a group of Etsians that had put together an Etsy shop named Hearts for Haiti. The shop is a collaboration of many different sellers. Items are donated by various sellers to go into the [...]
For today’s vintage beauty breakdown, we’ll take a look at the lovely Lana Turner. With her smoldering eyes and luscious tresses, it’s no wonder Lana made the perfect femme fatale! Here she is on the cover of a 1945 Movie Life, in full vintage glamour!
To recreate this look, apply a foundation of your [...]
Now that we are officially in a New Year I have taken a few minutes to step away from all the Christmas boxes in order to introduce our new Ambassador of Vintage. Being a Hollywood A lister and prominent humanitarian, she needs no immediate introduction from me.
Whether dressed up for a movie premiere or [...]
We hope that everyone had a wonderful holiday season and are off to a great start to the New Year. We are excited to spread some new news of our own. In the upcoming weeks a brand new AlleyKat’s site will be launching. We have been compiling a large inventory of children’s vintage materials. Everything [...]