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We all know at least one stylish person who collects something quirky and cool — be it antique lockets, Depression glass, or old hat boxes — but what we really love is the chance to plunder a collector's treasures. That's just the scenario with Cin Cin Vintage, a new online shop for vintage barware and cocktail party accessories from local blogger Caitlin Moran of The Glitter Guide and Style Within Reach.
Turns out, Moran and her sister, Emma, have a hearty cache of old-school rocks glasses, swizzle sticks, and more between them, so they've launched an e-commerce site to peddle their treasures (and to supply followers with plenty of inspo for future gatherings). If you're prepping for a cocktail party or just need to boost your home-bar game, click through to see our favorite finds — then bookmark this for subsequent soirees.
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