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The Augusta Collection

The Augusta Collection

In the 17th and 18th centuries, long before tourists were outfitted with cameras, plaster intaglios were marketed in Italy as souvenirs for wealthy American and English tourist as keepsakes of their European Grand Tour holidays.  The small plaster medallions were mounted into books, and each medallion was documented with beautiful handwritten notes. Monuments, statues or […]

Renovations::Part 5

Renovations::Part 5

Well I think we are finished…for now. Here it is! There was some rotten trim and peeling shutters, so we painted the exterior with Sherwin Williams colors.  The brick color is Alapaca.  The trim is Gauzy White, and the shutters are a color called Backdrop. The dining room and living room drapes are here!  This […]

Couture to Cure Totals

Couture to Cure Totals

We are so excited to have raised almost $3,000 for the Cure Starts Now Foundation through sales of our Couture to Cure line and tote bag fundraiser! Thank you to our ExVoto community for partnering with us to raise money for pediatric brain cancer research. The Cure Starts Now began in 2008 and has already […]

Instagram Perks

Instagram Perks

If you follow ExVoto on Instagram (@exvotovintage), you probably know or may have participated in our Flash Sale event last week that was exclusively for our Instagram followers. If you’re unfamiliar with what a flash sale is, it is a sale that takes place for a short amount of time (usually 24 hours). Ours took […]

New Suede Clutch

New Suede Clutch

Our new Suede Convertible Clutch has arrived! Our super soft black and gold suede clutch doubles as an iPad case and has a removable chain strap.  The chain strap allows the clutch to convert to either a shoulder bag or a cross-body bag. This exclusive ExVoto clutch is made for us here in the U.S. […]

Tote Bag Fundraiser

Tote Bag Fundraiser

CEB + EV with Parthenon Prints A collaborative fundraiser for pediatric brain cancer research, in honor of Pediatric Cancer Awareness Month. Madeline Adams bravely fought an inoperable brain cancer at the age of four and her brush strokes now live on in fabric.  Tote bags from two fabric patterns directly inspired by her painting are […]

Fall 2014 Windows

Fall 2014 Windows

Our Birmingham showroom windows have made the change to Fall (even if the weather hasn’t yet!) This season we created our display to interpret a portrait artist’s studio. Leon Loard Gallery graciously loaned some of their original oil portraits for our display, and we have fallen in love!  You need to come see these in […]

Off the Cuff

Off the Cuff

  Layering is a trend that has really taken off and is huge this fall. These are just a few ways that our cuffs and bracelets can be layered. Pictured above is our Woodley cuff paired with our Wrapping Leather Bracelet. Our blessing cuff and monogram cuff stack beautifully. Our black and gold leather bracelet […]

The Not Wedding

The Not Wedding

We are so excited to be participating in Birmingham’s 2nd Not Wedding this year! The Not Wedding is a bridal show alternative in the form of a fake wedding. The wedding guests are brides-to-be who get to enjoy a ceremony, dinner and reception while experiencing local vendors in action.   We will be providing the […]

Luxe Tailgating

Luxe Tailgating

Time to tailgate! We didn’t have to leave Mountain Brook Village to create a luxe tailgate for you. Our neighbors at Paige Albright Orientals supplied the kilm rug and pillows.  Serving pieces and linens provided by Table Matters.  Gourmet infused balsamic vinegar, olive oil and jam from Oili. O.  The gorgeous leather jacket can be […]

New York City Guide by ExVoto Vintage

New York City Guide by ExVoto Vintage

I’m in NYC at least once a year, sometimes more for work, and I thought I would share my favorite spots with you.  Whenever I am preparing to go to NYC, I always look for new places I haven’t visited before (it’s so big and ever-changing that no matter how ofter you visit you will […]

Crayons to Cure 2014!

Crayons to Cure 2014!

It’s that time of year again!  Our third annual Crayons to Cure crayon drive for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital kicks off this month in honor of Pediatric Cancer Awareness Month! Bring in or mail to one of our showrooms 8 count or 24 count boxes of crayons (the hospital prefers Crayola) and we will […]