Posts tagged 1920s

Go-go fashions with Geiger trunk show Thursday at AJ’s

   March 25, 2014 11:16 am    0

The brand outfits the famous: Caroline Kennedy, Queen Elizabeth, the queen of Sweden, Elizabeth Von Trapp, Gorbachev, and teams from the 1956 Olympics. If you’ve never heard of Geiger coats, get ready for a terrific introduction during a trunk sale Thursday, March 27, from noon to 5 p.m. at AJ’s in the Colony Plaza, 2636 West Eighth St. The…

 

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Play detective at Watson-Curtze

   May 16, 2013 7:35 am    0

Last year, my team and I tracked and interviewed countless murder suspects, got the dirt on wealthy families that shaped Erie history and had a rip-roaring good time at the Watson-Curtze Mansion. I felt like I was at Downton Abbey. And you can too! It’s a real life game of Clue where actors portray the suspects…

 

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Fashion Friday — Great Gatsby glamour gleams again

   April 19, 2013 6:52 am    0

I can’t help but wonder if the resurgence of The Great Gatsby-ish glam isn’t helped a little bit by Downton Abbey‘s fashions. Squidoo agrees with me — the 1920s were soo elegant. Click on the photo, and it takes you to Fashionista.com and links to the film trailer. The new movie is just weeks away from…

 

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House Lady — tour some history, hire an artist

   March 23, 2013 8:09 am    0

Always wanted to tour the homes on Millionaire’s Row? Now’s your chance.  Take a peek at residences and churches on the tour this week in House to Home. Then buy your $10 ticket for the April 25 tour. It sells out every year. The Watson-Curtze mansion, at left, is on the tour. Read the full story here….

 

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