Feb 17, 2016

The First of Several Blogs on My Account of Paris, November 6 to 15, 2015 By Elinor Coleman, owner Elinor Coleman’s Vintage Mirage This blog content will discuss and describe my emotional response to the violence in Paris as well as the concept of the mostly unreported and systematic silence about the extreme number of violent… Read more »

Nov 16, 2015

Elinor Coleman Describes Her Visit and Shares Her Impressions on Viewing the Costume Institute Exhibit “China – Through the Looking Glass,” Metropolitan Museum of Art, September NYC 2015 This past September, my husband and I went to New York City in order to visit friends and see several art exhibits. The most thrilling exhibit was… Read more »

Apr 27, 2015

Welcome to Vintage Mirage. We offer the most unique and inspiring designer fashions in Jewelry, Clothing & Accessories. The Vintage Mirage collections on the sales floor rotate regularly and are from around the globe, including artisan and handcrafted, tailored, one-of-a-kind items. You will find the best, most unique, and often quirky, bedazzling, fun and exotic… Read more »

Feb 15, 2015

Last week I was in New York City for fun and business. How can you go to NYC and not have fun, in between meetings and shopping! As you have read or heard, I lived in Soho for 23 years in a drafty loft. Now here in Alexandria,  I have a warm store and a warm… Read more »

Feb 4, 2015

Well, dear readers, Happy New Year! The year of the Ram! The new fashion theme  on the runways appears to be a replay of the fabrics and colors of the 1970’s. On Sundays, my Husband, David and I go to art museums and art galleries. So recently we went to the Smithsonian mall and saw… Read more »

Jun 11, 2013

  Oh the Wonderful Fashion Trends for Summer 2013– White, Tan, Blush, Cream, Pale Apricot, Crème Brûlée, Cappuccino, Caffe au Lait, Milk Chocolate, Dark Chocolate… The Summer heat and humidity have begun, so fast it feels as if we skipped the Spring transition along the way. And with the above title of this blog you… Read more »