Ode to Grandma

Today is a very special day because it is my wonderful grandmother’s birthday! Grandma, affectionately known as “Mommy’s Mommy,” Chana, or Helene (her legal name) is not your average grandma. She’s not one of those ladies that tries to be the cool g-ma – she IS a cool Grandma! She lets me (and all of…

Zora Neale Hurston Google Doodle

I am so happy to see that Google honored one of my favorite American Authors, Zora Neale Hurston. The google doodle will be up all day Tuesday, January 7th (her birthday). Check it out before it’s gone. And if you haven’t already read Their Eyes Were Watching God you should. It’s WAY better than the movie version!

Thank You Pinterest!

It’s a Christmas miracle! I went to bed Friday night a mere amateur blogger and woke up Saturday with my stats flying through the roof. Apparently my 5 Last Second DIY Christmas Gifts post went viral on pinterest, and my stats have been on the up and up ever since! The sudden spike in traffic gave me the…

There’s Still Time!

Do you STILL need Christmas Gifts? Have no fear! If you’re in the New Orleans area there is still time! Order now until Sunday night with Coupon Code FREESHIPNOLA, for free delivery and your package will arrive safely to your door on or before Monday morning. Buy these gorgeous Pelican Earrings for just $16! This…

Pics from the Holiday Trunk Show!

Here are some beautiful photos of the Holiday Trunk Show & Braid Bar, just in case you missed the fun last night! Our accessory table looked fabulous thanks to my fabulous vintage suitcase, the newest addition to my antique luggage collection. And the clothing rack was right at home under the neon pink lights! Plus,…

Vintage Expo Pics

I just realized I forgot to post my gorgeous photos from the Vintage Expo. The event was a huge success, and I had a ton of fun setting up a pop up shop. My next trunk show should be even better now that I know what I’m doing! Don’t miss my Holiday Trunk Show and…

Holiday Trunk Show and Braid Bar @AlbertBrownSalon

You are cordially invited to a Holiday Trunk Show and Braid Bar hosted by Back Bayou Vintage and The Albert Brown Salon. The event will take place on Friday, December 13th from 4:30 – 7:00 pm at The Albert Brown Salon – 3424 Magazine St. Enjoy complimentary refreshments as you shop for affordable vintage & handmade…

15% OFF Cyber Monday Coupon Code!

Cyber Monday is just a few hours away, and you know what that means – impulsive online shopping! Here’s your chance to save on locally handmade gifts for the holidays! Back Bayou Vintage has teamed up with Stay Local! and Etsy Nola this year for their massive  Cyber Monday campaign, which aims to encourage local online purchases.…