How to Shop for Vintage Clothing
Sizes have steadily drifted upward since the middle of the century (called “vanity sizing”), which often makes the numbers you see useless with older clothing. Make sure to always try things on, and get yourself measured (or do it yourself) so you can identify what will fit you when shopping online.
A thing of beauty should be a joy forever—or at least until five o’clock. Here’s how to stretch the life of your makeup, hair, manicure, perfume—and more.