THE VINTAGE POST YOU NEED.

AN EXCLUSIVE WITH THE QUEEN OF VINTAGE, DORIS RAYMOND OF THE WAY WAY WE WORE. Ten years ago in San Francisco, I bought my first brand-new designer handbag and even after all of my careful considerations, a sense of guilt came over me that I could not shake.  After returning home to Los Angeles a few days later, I resolved to return the bag.  I entered the Rodeo Drive store carrying my perfect tissue wrapped and beautifully boxed item in its luxurious laminated shopping bag, determined to stay focused on my goal. “I’m returning this handbag today, no excuses,” I repeated to myself.  Five minutes later, I made my announcement:...