Reproduction vintage report: Tara Starlet With her sight firmly on what is going to be one of the most anticipated springs ever after a long and hard winter, Sara de Velasco cannot stop dreaming about the outfits she’ll be wearing as soon as the sun starts to shine. And her dream wardrobe features quite a lot of dresses, playsuits and tops from London-based reproduction label Tara Starlet. Here Sara takes a look at what the mother and daughter design team have on offer. Tara Starlet’s mother and daughter design combo have vintage patterns down to a tee, however it’s their beautiful combination of print and silhouettes that bring their pieces to life. For their designs the duo take their inspiration from screen sirens, pin-ups and vintage patterns. Their collections demonstrate a seemingly secret knowledge of how to make clothes that embody feminine,grown-up glamour that feel oh so pretty and work for modern vintage lovers and fans of those flattering shapes of the past. An additional dimension to Tara Starlet is their phenomenal ethical credentials. All pieces are designed and put together in London using high quality materials that come from end of rolls and left over fabrics. This also means your garment will practically be one of a kind! Tara Starlet’s collections speak of summer picnics, rock n’roll barbecues and secret rendez -vous at smokey cafes. It is easy to imagine yourself as a screen diva of the golden era in Forties inspired dresses, Fifties flower prints and playsuits for fun. One Response Lilac April 5th, 2010 I love the Tara Starlet stuff but the sizes are teeny-tiny! Would be great if you can do them in 14-16!! : ) Reply Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.