Monthly Archives: September 2010

The Ohio Park Ranger’s Uniform Shirt

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Buckeyes, anyone?!

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A BIG Shout-Out to Everyone @ Bakåt:Framåt

AMERICANA's International Crew

Y’all made it an unforgettable weekend for AMERICANA at BakåtFramåt Vintagemässan. We met wonderful people, enjoyed being hosted by the great event organizers and just had fun with everyone there.

We marveled at how well-turned out all of you were at the event & how great y’all looked in the AMERICANA pieces you selected for yourselves! Here are some of our favorite moments…

Herr Pendleton

Smiley Pockets Bouncer

The Lovely Magnus & Peter

Ragnhild & Jacket Lovin' Man

Jonas & Us

Don’t forget that AMERICANA is soon establishing our shops here in Sweden. We’ll have Europe’s *biggest & baddest* American vintage online shop up & running by the new year & a store opening in Stockholm near Drottningatan next year.

In the meantime, you can stay in touch with us by subscribing to AMERICANA‘s mailing list or by joining us on facebook, Twitter or You Tube.

Hope to see y’all again real soon!

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Americana @ Bakåt:Framåt Vintagemässan in Stockholm This Weekend

Bakat:Framåt Vintagemässan 25-26 September

Americana is so excited about coming back to Bakåt:Framåt Vintagemässan this weekend to serve up all the best classic American clothing.

We’re so thrilled that we’re flying in an international crew!  Come by & let Lori (USA), Ragnhild (NO) & Gina (USA/SE) help you select iconic American pieces that are just right for you!

Bakåt:Framåt Vintagemässan

Hornstull Strand

Saturday & Sunday, 25-26 September

12-7 p.m.

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Americana’s Helsinki Vintage Lotto Winner

The winner of our lotto for a free vintage shirt at Helsinki Vintage is…


Paltsa-Kai Salama of Helsinki!

Congratuations!

Don’t forget that Americana is coming back to Finland for the A-Z of Classic American Clothing book launch on November 19th at Rosebud Bookstore in Helsinki and Tampere Vintage on November 21st!

Already can’t wait to see all of you & Finland again!

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Thanks to Everyone at Helsinki Vintage

Helsinki Vintage @ the Cable Factory

A big KIITOS! to everyone at Helsinki Vintage.  Our customers were great people, the organizers did a fantastic job and altogether everyone had a fun day!

A big shout out goes to Anna &  Riika who are the two wonderful ladies who helped us out at the Americana stand.  A big thanks is especially in order to Lotta of Helsinki Vintage who pulled together an unforgettable experience for Americana!

Americana's Gina, Riika & Anna

Here are some more of the highlights for Americana…

Meeting Good Rockin’ Baby Ina & now having a new super-cool friend in Finland…

Gina & Good Rockin' Ina

Discussing vintage with the Finnish legend Matti Majava…

Gina with Matti Majava of Beavers Jeans & the Finnish Denim Museum

Seeing these great people wearing their Americana clothes with Reino shoes…

Sampsa in His Georgia Bulldawgs Red Pendleton

The Lovely Elina & Carolina Always Offering a Helping Hand

Getting to know the unparalleled talent & energy of Mimosa Dedanann…

Mimosa!

Meeting my new friends & fellow vintage enthusiasts from Sweden the Kellermans

Fanny and Magdalena of Kellerman Vintage

and meeting fellow bloggers Riika & Ina

Gina Americana, Harlean's Heyday & Good Rockin' Baby

We’ll be back in Finland in November for the A-Z of Classic American Clothing book launch at Rosebud Bookstore on the 18th and Tampere Vintage on the 21st. But until then…

Nähdään Pian Suomi!

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Americana at Helsinki Vintage This Sunday


Helsinki Vintage @ The Cable Factory

We’re so excited about our participation at Helsinki Vintage this weekend!  The event is from 11am-6pm, Sunday September 19th, at the Cable Factory in Helsinki.

Americana will be there selling all the coolest, classic American vintage clothing.

Gina of Americana will also be participating in a panel discussion about vintage clothing and American culture at 1 o’clock during the event.

On the panel will also be Matti Majava who is the creator of the Beavers Jeans label, runs the Finnish Denim Museum and who was the person who originally brought jeans to Finland.

The panel’s moderator is Mimosa Dedanann, a vintage and reproduction designer from Tampere, who is an underground culture and 1950s lifestyle enthusiast.

So come see us at Americana & have a great time at Helsinki Vintage!

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The Hawaiian Bowling Shirt

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Interested in acquiring the Hawaiian Bowling Shirt for your personal collection?

Then come see us at these events.


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