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Vintage modern housewares for people who are classier than me

By on Apr 13th

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We all know that my taste in home decor is sort of like my taste in shoes — loud, immature, and saturated with color.

But sometimes I like to take a walk on the other side of the taste tracks… I like to pretend I'm a more classy lady. Classy Ariel likes to wear ruffles, and headbands, and adorable champagne-colored ballet flats. I look, well, sort of like this lady. In this alternate reality, I'm not allergic to cats, and I share my sun-drenched studio apartment with a tabby named after a painter. We do whimsical things like have tea parties together with old tea sets, and listen to sad music written by people who died of tuberculosis.

And in this fantasyland, my house is filled with stuff like this little typewriter book, or any of the stuff I'm about to show you, all of which my fantasyland friends have given to me for my half-birthday and other such holidays…


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Caterpillar Glass Vase By Chive

Bike Ride Cork Coaster Set

Avian Friends Pocket Planner

Hodge Podge Paper Clips

Cat's Meow Pet Bowl

Chocolat Fraises Teacup

Be My Guest Sustainable Toothbrush Set

Vino Connoisseur Cocktail Cotton Napkin

Pick Up Sticks Pencil Set

Queens Service Notepad

All this stuff is from ShopRuche.com, where every day is a vintage-chic fantasy of filtered light and ruffled short dresses.