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If I Were a 50s Housewife






I'd wear this dress.
These earrings.
Bake a casserole in these dishes.
And invite you all over to watch The Price is Right.

PS: I kinda want that dress. You?

40 comments

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by the projectivist

yes.
i'm already imagining the matching apron to go with it.

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by erin

ha! love this post!

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Brayton Homestead Interiors

Dress is just perfect- I love vintage dresses- such a pleasure to visit your blog..

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Sher

The dress is really pretty, love the belt and the full skirt:)

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by christina

That dress is really cute. While you're planning your party, just keep in mind that I require 24 hours notice, so I can sleep on my curlers the night before for just the right amount of bounce.

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Joslyn

my mom actually has that top dress and wore it over the 4th of july weekend.

it's perfection in person and the etsy seller was a dream to work with.

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Simply Mel

Agree!

Maybe I will have to be June Clever for a month or so?!?! :)

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by deborah

my barbie had a similar dress. love those flared skirts.
so, would you be june cleaver if you could?

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Estelle

Wow, I love the dress and the bowls. It's so fun to think about what our lives would have been like in another era.

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by bronwyn

I really want that dress even though it is not my style at all. Here's where I would wear it: around the house to make my daughter smile, to a picnic in the park, or to Sunday brunch. And those dishes are a great find.

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