Simple, Spiritual, Outdated Living in a Vintage New England Home on the Southern Coast of Maine

Friday, October 24, 2014

Autumn Nor'easter


This was my backyard as the nor'easter began to move in. It was peaceful until the winds picked up. One more day of rain before the sunshine returns.

Thursday, October 16, 2014

000 and Vanity Sizing

I whipped up this infographic just now after reading about the new size 000 and surrounding controversy.

In the 1950s the smallest sizes at Sears were a size 9 for Juniors and a size 10 for Misses yet the measurements are close to today's 000.