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Looking good needn't mean looking like everyone else. Vintage fashion is an original choice, plus it's an environmentally-friendly way to buy clothes. Below are some of the best shops in London for vintage dresses and retro clothing.
These pages aim to give you tips and advice to help you study aspects of collecting vintage fashion. Our pages will also show you examples of quality antique clothes from two respected internet vintage sellers and one well know company that makes reproduction pieces. Specific categories of Vintage.
Our vintage inspired dresses are offered with a modern twist, making them just-right options for a range of events and occasions. Getting dressed in the morning is fun when your wardrobe is filled with colorful, retro pieces perfect for mixing and matching. Separates such as skirts, trousers and blouses enable you to get many different uses out of just a few items, and all of ours feature the high-waisted, cropped or polka dotted goodness that Unique Vintage is known for.
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Retro fashion is back. Many new fashion designs are inspired by the 50s, 60s or 70s and many more are direct copies from the past. It has never been a better time to look retro and you don't have to visit a second hand shop to do it.
Yet, as this market develops, little is known about the profile of the consumer and the motivations to purchase vintage. Vintage clothes were defined as pieces dating back from the s to the s. Second hand clothes were defined as modern used clothes. The results show that the main antecedents to vintage consumption are fashion involvement and nostalgia proneness as well as need for uniqueness through the mediation of treasure hunting.
Here, the fashion forager offers insider tips on how to buy vintage clothing like a pro, and score killer high-style finds. Firstly: Know the difference between vintage and thrift What is it that sets vintage clothing apart from simply used items? Vintage denotes something special—that an item has stood the test of time and has proven to remain relevant for any number of reasons—timelessness of style, [quality], historical or cultural significance or interesting provenance.
Your search comes up empty, so you turn the garment inside out to look along the side or bottom seam. Not all vintage pieces have a label or tag, however — especially if it was handmade, which vintage prior to the s often was. Be sure to visit my How to Date Clothing as Vintage article for tips beyond the tag.