Tag: Vintage Inspired

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Escape to Tiki Tom’s

In case you canโ€™t escape for a quick jaunt to Tahiti or Hawaii, consider slipping into Tiki Tom’s Walnut Creek. From inside you will find bamboo walls, Hawaiian floral garland throughout and treasures from an era gone by. The restaurant / lounge bustles most nights as guest can explore a full menu offering a broad range of island-themed cuisine, from ahi poke to coconut … Read More Escape to Tiki Tom’s

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The Lost Art of Gloves & Millinery

More than 65 years ago women carried a sense of poise that is hardly seen within todayโ€™s main stream. From a golden era which possessed an epitome of glamour, there were two sought-after accouterments which women ideally complemented each ensemble with: Gloves and Millinery. The question for many may solely be, is there an accessory that provokes more conversation among strangers than one on … Read More The Lost Art of Gloves & Millinery

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A Nostalgic Feeling on Main Street

Despite the chill in the air this afternoon, a stroll Downtown here in Pleasanton will greet you with unexpected finds and uncommon treasures. The pedestrian-friendly, tree-lined streets offer a vibrant blend of parks, historic buildings, specialty boutiques, service businesses, fine dining and coffee shops. Although the historic Main Street entrance of 1894 may seem small from a distance, to walk through downtown Pleasanton a … Read More A Nostalgic Feeling on Main Street