For us, vintage fashion is about more than just the clothes. What really excites us are the stories; the stories about the clothes, the stories about the designers and brands, the stories about the great women who give life to these garments and how they do it. It is also about art, music, and politics. This is what inspires and delights us. Learn, laugh and love with us.

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‘Last Grand Couturier’

Emanuel Ungaro: The Last Grand Couturier
Dec 12th 2016
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Born in Aix-en-Provence, France in 1933, Emanuel Ungaro was the son of Italian immigrants who had settled in the region after fleeing the rise of fascism in their native country. His father was a tailor who taught his young son

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Is There Enough Velvet in Your Life?
Velvet – isn’t it just the height of glamour? Always chic but especially on-trend this winter, with Prada’s luxe midnight velvet hiking boots, Gucci’s gorgeous
Oct 14th 2016
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Thoughts on Nancy Cunard
Thoughts on Nancy Cunard by Karina Hesketh   “Nancy Cunard was the only child of Sir Bache Cunard, of shipping family fame and extremely wealthy.
Jul 05th 2016
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The Secret Life of Plants
Stevie Wonder. He is the inspiration for our inaugural sales event, The Secret Life of Plants. Everyone knows Stevie and his most popular songs (Sign,
Jun 19th 2016
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