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QUEEN MARY ART DECO FESTIVAL 2010

We thought we would take a peak at the Queen Mary Art Deco Festival.  This is an annual event co-sponsored with the Art Deco Society of Los Angeles (ADSLA).  With lectures on deco subjects, a pajama party, tours, cocktail soirees, art deco bazaar, live music, and lovely dances, it is thee-days of deco delights.
Queen Mary Art Deco Festival

We joined the ADSLA this weekend as we met so many great folks (and our friends Brian and Lily are members, so we had some folks to hang out with as well.) I didn’t think we stuck out too much like sore thumbs.  I was able to coerce my hair with lots of pins and willpower into something resembling a vintage do. While Paul normally sports a goatee/beard with his mustache, he thought he’d shave it for the occasion.  I hadn’t seen his chin for almost two decades – call me shocked!

Queen Mary Art Deco Festival
Queen Mary Art Deco Festival
Queen Mary Art Deco Festival
Queen Mary Art Deco Festival
Queen Mary Art Deco Festival
We attended a great lecture, but spent most of our time eating and drinking.  After all, I am in search of the perfect vintage cocktail for me.  I had to get in lots of sampling.  Since we didn’t have tickets to the ball, we dined in Sir Winston’s on board.  The fabulous food stole the show, with top-notch service from the staff.  After socializing and hanging out with our friends, we were happy to say we found a nice event to attend.  Looking forward to 2011, where we’ll try to stay the whole weekend.

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  1. Unknown says:

    I have been only once and it was years ago. You made it come alive and you look stunning:) I have a similar blog perhaps we can trade links or guest blog for each other? I'm actually trying to gain readership to help find an agent for my "vintage" novel 🙂

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