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Dating Advice from the 50's

Dating Advice from the 50's

Posted by Vivian Vassar on 28th Feb 2018

 I laughed when I read this advice years ago but you know, it stuck with me.  "Going on a date? Bring a dollar and a dime."  This is from a handbook on dating do's and don'ts from the 1 … read more
How to Dress Vintage Style with "Fashion Forward"

How to Dress Vintage Style with "Fashion Forward"

Posted by Vivian Vassar on 23rd Feb 2018

I received a wonderful book recently called "Fashion Forward - Creating Your Look with the Best of Vintage Style"  The book is set up decade by decade with chapters such as "All Dolled … read more
When Hearts Invade the Photo Studio

When Hearts Invade the Photo Studio

Posted by Vivian Vassar on 14th Feb 2018

I was in the photo studio today setting up for a product shoot with vintage jewelry that just came in.  I use a photo cube with side and top lighting for small items like jewelry.  The cube … read more
How Red Set the Scene at the Amendment 18 Photo Shoot

How Red Set the Scene at the Amendment 18 Photo Shoot

Posted by Vivian Vassar on 6th Feb 2018

When setting up for a photo shoot outside the photo studio and choosing the clothing to bring I have to consider the place where we are shooting, the atmosphere, the lighting, and the background.&nbsp … read more
Valentine Hearts at Hey Viv !

Valentine Hearts at Hey Viv !

Posted by Vivian Vassar on 1st Feb 2018

Happy Valentines Day !  We've been putting together our Valentine Special Page on the website and I thought I'd tell the story behind one of our special Valentine Heart Necklaces.I met& … read more