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Vintage parties : a guide to throwing themed events--from Gatsby Galas to Mad Men Martinis and much more / Linda Hansson, Louise Lemming, Emma Sundh ; photography, Martina Ankarfyr and Anna Larsson ; translated by River Khan ; illustrations by Jennie Ekström.

Hansson, Linda. (Author). Lemming, Louise, author. (Author). Sundh, Emma author. (Author). Ankarfyr, Martina, photographer. (Photographer). Larsson, Anna, photographer. (Photographer). Khan, River, translator. (Translator). Ekström, Jennie, illustrator. (Illustrator).
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Butler Public Library - Butler 793.2 HAN (Text) 73174005017922 Adult: Nonfiction Available -
Milford Public Library - Milford 793.2 Han (Text) 72433000129491 Adult Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781626361355
  • ISBN: 1626361355
  • Physical Description: 153 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Skyhorse Publishing, [2014]

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: Spring fling -- Picnic party -- County fair -- Harvest celebration -- Nautical bash -- Farewell fest -- Winter whirl.
Summary, etc.: Invite your nearest and dearest for a celebration--vintage style! Vintage bloggers Linda Hansson, Louise Lemming, and Emma Sundh reveal their secrets for throwing the best parties, festivities, and fetes with a nostalgic twist. With this beautiful reference for hosting themed get-togethers, you'll create the right old-time atmostphere, play classic games, serve treats and cuisine with yesterday's pomp and flair, and best of all--you'll look the part! Get creative with: Pom-poms and balloons for a spring fling "Airmail" place settings for a '40s theme Nautical cushions, placemats, and decor '50s photobooth props and parlor games Typewriter guestbooks for a Gatsby effect And so much more to create your perfect retro look! Add to that make-up and hairstyles from yesteryear, tips on how to care for a vintage dress, and instructions on how to sew the perfect skirt or a festive bow tie. Plus, discover great recipes for modern updates on such time-honored offerings as homemade donuts, apple pie moonshine, cake pops, picnic sandwiches, and, of course, champagne. Packed to the brim with clever do-it-yourself creations from vintage and thrift store finds, Vintage Parties is the retro-crafter's dream guide for throwing parties everyone will RSVP yes to. So toast with pastel lemonade--welcome to your vintage party!
Subject: Parties.
Entertaining.
Retro (Style)
Vintage clothing.

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