Apple Blossom Time

A Vintage Lifestyle BLog

Welcome to Apple Blossom Time, the life and times of an old-fashioned girl trying to live a vintage lifestyle in the American Midwest! Obsessed with good food, clarinet jazz and WWII history. More?
Photos: Then & Now

Photos: Then & Now

Well, I hope everyone’s new year is off to a bang! I’m currently in the process of doing some heavy lifting design-wise in the category of vintage and retro WordPress theme. I have no idea what I’ll do with them, I may auction them off or have a giveaway — more on that story as … Continue reading “Photos: Then & Now”

Vintage Style Icon: Zoe Bell

Vintage Style Icon: Zoe Bell

Okay, so when you think of vintage style, the Kiwi stunt woman-turned movie star Zoe Bell (Death Proof, Kill Bill, Xena: Warrior Princess, Angel of Death & Whip It see her in both capacities) isn’t the first person who comes to mind. Sure, she’s got a great strong (yet femme) style of her own, but … Continue reading “Vintage Style Icon: Zoe Bell”

I’ve Mad Men’d Myself!

I’ve Mad Men’d Myself!

Okay, so everyone’s done this, but it’s been oodles of time since I did it last (and, honestly, I wanted to share a dark and smokey night with Don Draper…) – I decided to put my new Mad Men Nancy wallpaper up, for taps and giggles! They didn’t have my hair (that was as close … Continue reading “I’ve Mad Men’d Myself!”