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1940’s Look

There’s something about the 1940’s that exudes both elegance and determination.  While brothers, boyfriends and husbands served overseas, American women went to work in factories and offices – keeping both the economy and the war effort going.  And while they often performed very unglamorous jobs, many did so in full makeup and with perfectly styled […]

10 Decades of Beauty

Wanna see something cool?  This is a seamless transition of 10 decades of beauty trends in less than 90 seconds! Cut Video’s “100 Years of Beauty in 1 Minute” takes a model through 10 transformations, revealing the hair and makeup styles of years past. The clip speeds by quickly, but it takes a team of […]

5 Trends From Dad

Your dad was into American Apparel before you and he’s got the plain shirts to prove it. He was a monochromatic madman who didn’t rep any brand other than his own. He knew all the Pantone numbers and looking into his dresser drawers was like looking into a kaleidoscope of fashion sense. Your dad had […]

Good Times

We had to use this image as the first for Filthy Rebena’s new website launch.  Just absolutely love everything about this happy photo.  Especially those majestic moves and chops!  Does the vibe of our new website make you wanna smile and shake off some steam?  Show us a little bit of love in the comments […]

Scrunchies of Instagram

The moment Rebena found Scrunchies of Instagram, she was hypnotized.  It turns out the kinda, sorta, maybe cool again scrunchie is an accessory of glory… for forever.  The modern Chanel Ad of Pebbles Flintstone brings a chuckle.  It’s so amazing!  Head over to Scrunchies of Instagram to check out old and new scrunchie moments will prove that everybody […]

Italian Birds

Awesome photograph taken in Italy during the early 1950’s by famous photographer Milton Green.  The name Milton H. Greene not ringing a bell?  I guarantee you know and have seen Milton’s famous photography – He is best known for the photo shoots he shot with Marilyn Monroe.  But let’s not let that vintage vixen Marilyn steal the show. […]

Scarves & Hair

What a lovely way to tie up your hair.  If you’re looking for a vintage scarf with a great pattern, Filthy Rebena has the hook up!  Go ahead – get tangled in our lovely vintage.

Spring Trends 2014

Spring is right around the corner Kittens!  Rebena is looking forward to the all mighty Spring equinox.  Aahh, a temperate season.  Trends of rebirth, renewal and regrowth.  The beginning of Spring (in the Toronto fashion world) marks the kick off of Toronto Fashion week and the Vintage Clothing show.  Will Rebena see you there wearing […]

Ode to Powdered Hair

I know it seems like I should have written about this right away when I saw the first Kevin Murphy hair chalk balls a few years back, and ombre was at its pinnacle peak, but to be quite honest the craze didn’t phase me then as it had while I was trudging down the rainy […]

Mice & Men Swag

Lucky Melbourne!  Mice & Men arrived a day early in Melbourne and took in the city.  They thought it would be cool to get some haircuts and tattoos – Rebena could not have agreed more. Here is Austin with his fresh doo.