Vintage Kings and Queens wanted!

Would you like to share your style with other vintage lovers from around the globe? I'm always looking to feature cool girls who have their own take on vintage, be it the Twenties or the Eighties, head-to-toe...

A vintage classic: the Adidas Gazelle trainer

Introduced in 1968 as a running shoe, the Adidas Gazelle trainer has remained one of the most popular models ever and has become a true design classic over the last five decades.  With its hundreds...

Retro find of the week: Tara Starlet Picnic Skirt

Tropical patterns aside, nothing says 'summer picnic' more than classic gingham. This midi-length cotton skirt (£70) by London repro label Tara Starlet has a real Fifties vibe with its blue or pink colour...

Vintage style heroes: our mothers!

My Mom, The Style Icon is a fantastic, although sadly no longer updated blog showcasing pictures readers send in of their mothers. We've met up with the website's founder, Piper Weiss, to find out more...
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The world’s first black cover girl: Donyale Luna

Born to a mother of African-American and European heritage and a father of African-American and South American Indian ancestry, Donyale Luna transcended all racial stereotypes and categorisations. When she...

70s fashion: platform sandals

Summer, or at least spring, seems right around the corner, which means it's time to dig out summer shoes and sandals. Platforms, that Seventies fashion staple, has never really completely gone out of fashion....

Toni Frissell: Swimwear en Vogue

One of Vogue’s first female photographers, Toni Frissell (1907-1988) is considered among the most pioneering photographic artists. Our vintage swimwear expert Pam from Glamoursurf looks back at some of the...

We love vintage manicures

One of the quickest ways to add polish and authenticity to a vintage ensemble is with a vintage manicure.  But just what is a vintage manicure and how does it differ from today's styles? Candice Deville...