Balmar's Hideaway

Detroit, MI

"They went into my closets looking for skeletons, but thank God all they found were shoes, beautiful shoes."

-Imelda Marcos

“Be daring, be different, be impractical, be anything that will assert integrity of purpose and imaginative vision against the play-it-safers, the creatures of the commonplace”

-Cecil Beaton

"What you wear is how you present yourself to the world. Especially today, when human contacts are so quick. Fashion is instant language."

-Miuccia Prada

What defines your instant language? You might discover it here, at my Hideaway!

Fearless + forward Vintage fashion, rewound & relived- Edwardian through Y2K