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This Is What Saturday Morning Used To Look Like (Before Life Got In The Way)

The Huffington Post | Brie Dyas | Posted 01.23.2015 | Fifty

It's become cliche (not to mention incorrect) to say that things were easier "back in the day," but we think that weekend schedules are the exception....

Vintage Photos Capture The 1980s Pasadena Police Force In All Its Gritty Glory

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 01.04.2015 | Arts

Growing up with a father on the police force, William Valentine experienced a childhood slightly different from his peers. He observed life-threatenin...

These Vintage Photos Prove Every Thanksgiving Parade Should Be Hosted By Betty White

The Huffington Post | Brie Dyas | Posted 11.25.2014 | Fifty

From the 1960s to the early '70s, Betty White hosted the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. We say: Can we bring back this tradition? Take a look at our ...

These Vintage Images Show Just How Much Department Stores Have Changed

The Huffington Post | Brie Dyas | Posted 11.06.2014 | Fifty

One of the fondest memories from my childhood was going to the Wanamaker's store in Philadelphia for lunch with my grandmother. We'd go right around e...

Meet The Men Who Unabashedly Expressed Femininity In The 1950s

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 11.03.2014 | Arts

Casa Susanna was a getaway for cross-dressers in the 1950s and 1960s in Hunter, New York. At a time when gender norms allowed for little to no flexibi...

This Photographer's New Take On The Tarot Deck Is Utterly Bewitching

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 11.03.2014 | Arts

In the mid-15th century, tarot originated as a pack of playing cards. By the 18th century the cards evolved into mental and spiritual pathways for mys...

In a Nutshell: What Inspired Me to Become a Photographer

Giovanni Savino | Posted 12.17.2014 | Arts
Giovanni Savino

During yet another cold winter evening, nothing worth watching on the only black and white television channel available in those days, my maternal grandparents would fill the wooden oven with chestnuts and, while waiting for them to roast, they would pull out the photos.

Here's Hoping Joan Jett's Hair Never Goes Out Of Style

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 09.22.2014 | Style

Today (Monday) we celebrate rockstar Joan Jett's 56th birthday! As her time in The Runaways and her solo career show, she's always been into leather, ...

Learn To Rock A Leather Jacket From The Pros

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 09.16.2014 | Style

If there's one piece of clothing that defines cool, it's the leather jacket. Just ask any celebrity -- they've been rocking the classic look in the ed...

18 Color Photos Of Female WWII Workers That Will Make You Proud(er) To Be A Woman

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 07.30.2014 | Arts

It's not that we need a reason to be proud of our womanhood, but when such a beautiful reminder comes along we can't help but share it. We stumbled up...

Beautiful Vintage Portraits Of The 1980s Transgender Community

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 06.06.2014 | Arts

Photographer Mariette Pathy Allen was traveling in New Orleans for Mardi Gras in 1978 when she realized she was staying in the same hotel as a group o...

LOOK: Vintage Photos Of Astronauts Training In Hawaii Unearthed

AP | AUDREY McAVOY | Posted 07.31.2014 | Science

HONOLULU (AP) — Before Apollo astronauts went to the moon, they went to Hawaii to train on the Big Island's lunar landscapes. Now, decades-old phot...

Incredible Visual History Of Music Festivals Will Remind You Why You Love Summer

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 05.29.2014 | Arts

"Everything looks better in black and white," Paul Simon once mused (depending on which version of the song "Kodachrome" you listen to). The music leg...

49 Times Nike Shoes Made An Outfit Infinitely Better

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 04.01.2014 | Style

There's nothing that a pair of Nikes can't solve. Okay, that isn't necessarily true, but there's that special feeling we all have when we take our...

This Twitter Account Has The Ultimate Throwback Thursdays

The Huffington Post | Megan Mayer | Posted 03.29.2014 | Style

We found our new favorite Twitter account. Okay, our favorite after Chrissy Teigen's. History in Pictures is an account we came across this week, ...

13 Vintage Celebrity Yearbook Photos That Will Take You Back In Time

Posted 03.20.2014 | Fifty

Before these baby boomers knew they were destined for fame, they were just like the rest of us -- and their yearbook photos prove it. Many of the cele...

12 Vintage Wedding Pics That Make Us Nostalgic For Old-Fashioned Love

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 03.12.2014 | Weddings

There's something about our grandparents' wedding photos that makes us yearn old-fashioned love -- the kind of love that meant just holding hands on a...

New Book Filled With Rare Black Hollywood Photos Is A Must-Have

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 03.11.2014 | Black Voices

We could spend hours poring over the rare and amazing photographs from the website Vintage Black Glamour. In fact we have, which is why we're pumped t...

9 Reasons To Bring Back Cocktail Parties

The Huffington Post | Brie Dyas | Posted 03.19.2014 | HuffPost Home

Your grandparents probably enjoyed one trend that has sadly since died a thousand deaths: The cocktail party. These gatherings dominated the 1950s and...

These Vintage Snow Bunnies Prove You Shouldn't Mess With Military Women

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 01.23.2014 | Women

Need some inspiration to keep going during this week's polar vortex? Look no further. A set of amazing images from LIFE.com taken in 1942 show ...

11 Reasons To Bring Back Landlines In 2014 (Seriously)

The Huffington Post | Brie Dyas | Posted 01.23.2014 | HuffPost Home

While some are saying that landlines will become as obsolete as horse-and-buggy travel, we say that there really is no time better than now to embrace...

11 Timeless Lessons From Fabulous New Year's Eve Celebrations Of The Past

The Huffington Post | Brie Dyas | Posted 12.31.2013 | HuffPost Home

This year, we're making our resolution to live with a little more style, taking cues from timeless lessons from generations past. Why not start with N...

7 Things People Used To Get Dressed Up For

Brie Dyas | Posted 01.25.2014 | Style
Brie Dyas

Looking back at photos from our grandparents' generation, everyone looks so dapper. Their clothes fit. Their hair is combed. They do not look like they're on day 6 of a weeklong bender.

9 Lessons From Our Grandparents On Living Stylishly

Brie Dyas | Posted 01.23.2014 | HuffPost Home
Brie Dyas

Our lives are far more boring than those of our grandparents. We might enjoy unparalleled access to technology (and everyone's ramblings), but they ha...

What Life Looks Like To A Traveller's Child

Posted 11.02.2013 | Arts

Lately we've been exploring what it looks like to live life on the open road, chronicling contemporary gypsies and their nomadic lifestyles. But what...