Loving the 50′s and Retro Accessories at Unique Vintage


Disclaimer: The Fashionable Housewife received the following product in exchange for writing a review. While we consider it a privilege to receive free products to review, our reviews are our honest opinion and thoughts of the product.

Come take a modern step back in time with Unique Vintage.  Unique Vintage has styles from the 40′s, 50′s, flapper dresses, great swimsuits, and accessories for the modern Fashionable Housewife.   Mother’s Day is fast approaching and Unique Vintage has something for every mom out there!  This housewife needed an update on her kitchen wardrobe, with this  Frosting Halter Apron.



This halter apron covered in cupcakes brought a lot of fun to the kitchen.  The halter “dress” look adds a flirty side, which is always fun.  I had family over for dinner and wore my new Frosting Halter Apron and got lots of compliments.  Bring more fun into cooking and serving, head to Unique Vintage and order yours today!

I also received a Velvet Rhinestone Eyeglass Case.

Eyeglass Case

This hot pink case is easy to find in my purse and really soft.  The glasses design in rhinestones are just adorable!  These eyeglass cases were also in a recent edition of Redbook Magazine.  They have an easy close clasp, the inside is a soft lining to protect your glasses also.

Unique Vintage also is great for birthdays, wedding party gifts, and everyday wear.  Did I mention that Unique Vintage also has Prom and Bridal Wear too?

Mother’s Day is sneaking up fast! Go to Unique Vintage today and order your Mother’s Day gift Now!

I received the item mentioned above in exchange for an honest review.  All opinions are my own and I did not receive compensation for this post. 

2013 Grammy Awards Celebrity Styles for Less

Why spend thousands of dollars on designer gowns so you can get the looks from the Grammy Awards? Unique Vintage has these fashion looks that’s the celeb’s are rockin’ for a fraction of the price. Visit www.UniqueVintage.com to view their entire collection and check out some of our favorites below.

taylor swift

White 1930′s Style Grecian Silver Beaded Elegant Gown, $598



allison williams

Black & Nude Sequins With Lace Intricate Strapless Gown, $222



jennifer lopez

Black One Sleeve Starlight Dress, $156


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What Not To Wear from The 2013 Grammy Awards

There were so many amazing dresses at the Grammy Awards, I couldn’t choose just ONE to post about! That is until I saw Adele, whom for the record, I totally adore. I did however, NOT adore that dress she wore to the 2013 Grammy Awards.

Oh. My. God.

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I think it’s pretty safe to say that no one is going to be searching for a “get the look for less” post on this one. Am I right?

We know Adele is fierce and totally non-conformist, but I think this was making that point a little too loud and clear. I love that she was going for a 60′s housewife type look (I think?!) but it just didn’t work. She looks like a cupcake. I think it would be hard for anyone to pull off that print (other than my grandmother’s couch) but it was really the shape, cut and fit that did this one in. She could of looked very flattering, sexy and chic in just about anything else.

I would have preferred to see her in something like this…

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This Bellevue Wiggle Dress from Unique Vintage would have been so much more flattering on her! The cut would have flattered her curves, the top would have been high and modest without looking like it was choking her, the length would have been just as flattering and the shorter sleeves would have definitely been more comfortable. She looks like she was terribly uncomfortable in that Valentino Spring 2013 Couture number…

Another dress I would have preferred to see her in would have been something like this…


This Define Your Shape Dress from Avon also would have been flattering on her body type, has a splash of color and best of all, it’s washable! We love anything low maintenance.

I have that dress and it really is quite flattering and I would recommend it to anyone who is looking for a “Award Show” worthy dress that is in the budget and is low maintenance. I wear this one a lot, but I keep it looking fresh by washing it in Gain. (I recommend Gain if you value your clothes. Plus it smells great!)

My dream job would be the honor of being Adele’s personal stylist and shopper. I would LOVE to get my hands on that beautiful woman and dress her in gorgeous, figure flattering clothes that were both age appropriate and sexy. If she HAS a personal stylist, I’d like to get my hands on her too, but mainly to choke her…

What look did you hate the most from the Grammy Awards? Which looks did you love and want to find a similar style for less? Let us know!

Day 4 – Unique Vintage Black Sequin Dress ($88)

On the fourth day of Christmas my true love gave to me…

A Black Long Sleeved Sequin Dress from
Unique Vintage

A fully sequined dress with a low-V in the front and back. Perfect for Holiday parties! This full length sleeve dress takes you right into the night. Made from a full stretch material for the right fit. Available in sizes S-L. Retails for $88! Available for purchase on Unique-Vintage.com

We absolutely adore this dress and know you will too! It’s your new little black dress and you will get a lot more wear out of this pretty number than you might think!

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Unique Vintage Labor Day Sale Coupon Code

is celebrating Labor Day Weekend with a site-wide sale!
Use the coupon code “Labor12” at www.UniqueVintage.com
to receive 15% off everything (excluding sale items) from 
Thursday, August 30th till Monday, September 3rd (midnight).

Stock up on fall must-haves NOW and while you’re at, indulge yourself with a few 
Labor Day weekend outfits. Go on, you deserve it!