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Dresses as Modern Art from the MET Costume Institute: Post 1950

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Click here for Part I – Exquisite Dresses From the MET Costume Institute: Pre-1950 I find it fascinating to watch the evolution of fashion through the decades, as the role and freedoms of women change and progress. It is clear to see that fashion has become less about purely adornment, but more experimental in terms of silhouettes, textiles, […]

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Exquisite Dresses From the MET Costume Institute: Pre-1950

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The Costume Institute at the Metropolitan Museum of Art houses a collection of more than 35 000 pieces, dating as far back as the 15th century to now. The Institute curates two annual exhibitions featuring traditional regional dress, designer haute couture, costumes and accessories for women, men and children. All the clothing can’t be on […]

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Spring ’15 Range Launch – Vintage Clothing Just Unpacked

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Welcome to Spring 2015 – interesting prints, textures, rich colours and classic styles that will never date. 50+ hand-selected new arrivals (not all shown here – click here to see the full range). Enjoy some of our top finds below and click on the pictures to be taken to the listings on bidorbuy. Feel free […]

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Celebrities Wearing Vintage

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Celebrities love vintage too! Some of our favourite A-listers are regularly spotted wearing vintage to high profile events, parties and throughout their everyday lives. These celebrities often include Drew Barrymore, Kate Moss, Zooey Deschanel, Lady Gaga and Rachel Zoe. Below are some of our favourite snaps of celebrities looking fabulous wearing authentic vintage getup.

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Find of The Week – Vintage Chiffon Formal Dress

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The allure of a tastefully made, feminine vintage evening gown is undeniable. No doubt there are some questionable ones which I have come across on my vintage-hunting adventures (i.e. most of those with puffed sleeves, 5cm thick shoulder pads and a cut that wouldn’t flatter anyone). But this one, in a subtle dusty pink hue, […]

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