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One of our favorite ways to shop vintage is to scroll through the seemingly endless collections on Etsy...partly because we can simultaneously catch up on our reality TV, wear elastic-waisted pants, and not move any major muscle groups, but mainly because we've stumbled across some rad Etsy dealers that seriously know their stuff. And, Sissy Sainte-Marie of Sainte-Marie Vintage is one of them.
Based in L.A., this quite striking vintage collector is a self-proclaimed "thriftonista glamour-puss." We're not entirely sure what that means, but we're definitely into it — and her eclectic collection of statement wares.
Click through to glimpse the 53 stunners we picked out just for you and hear what Miss Sissy Sainte-Marie has to say about them. From two killer jumpsuits to a Versace bustier to an iridescent leather skirt, we couldn't be more pumped about this Vintage Friday sale. How about you?
Portrait photographed by Eddie Chacon
Photographed by Geordy Pearson
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