Five key vintage accessories to complete any outfit

1. Pretty jewellery Nothing transforms a simple outfit into a summery look more easily than some pretty jewellery. Team a simple Forties tea dress, a Fifties full skirt and white blouse combo or an A-line...
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Fifties novelty prints

Advantage in Vintage: When I first got into wearing vintage many many moons ago one of the factors that most appealed to me was prints. In my humble opinion the novelty prints in the Fifties were amongst...

Three Etsy bargains for a 1930s night

Etsy is one of a favourite market places to shop for vintage. Not only is it full of wonderful creative and vintage finds, but you can come across a few great bargains as well. Peta Coote went window...

Fabulous Forties footwear to buy now

Vogue’s proclamation that 'Il faut ‘skimp’ pour etre chic' – you must skimp to be chic – may have set the tone for Forties wartime fashion, but you’d never know from looking at the era's...

Five vintage lace collars to buy right now

Lace collars have been around for over a century and have been discovered and re-interpreted by every new generation. So it's no surprise they are enjoying a current fashion revival with everyone from Louis...

Five amazing vintage summer dresses to buy right now

As the weather is finally starting to reach summer temperatures it's time to get out our summer dresses. In case you need a wardrobe update we've found five fab vintage dresses from a Fifties full-skirt dress...

Amazing vintage swimwear pieces to buy right now

With summer approaching we can't help but wonder what sort of vintage swimwear we could wear on a hot day at the lido or during that beach holiday we are dreaming about. Sara de Velasco has found some...

Ahoi captain: the best repro sailor dresses

Navy is a huge trend right now, and has been so periodically throughout the last century. Who could forget Twenties drop-waist sailorette dresses or the shoulder-padded navy power suits of the Eighties? If...