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£60 second-hand dress that sold for £7000 - Telegraph.co.uk

£60 second-hand dress that sold for £7000 - Telegraph.co.uk | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
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£60 second-hand dress that sold for £7000
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However, although serious money can be made from vintage clothes, this is not a conventional way to invest.
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Alfies Antique Market: Real Men Buy Mantiques...

Alfies Antique Market: Real Men Buy Mantiques... | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
"For far too long now the antiques and collectables market has been dominated by a lean to the feminine - consider glass, china, lace, textiles and vintage fashion. Now the new kid on the block sees the rise of the MANTIQUE.
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My Flapper Crush: Gordon Conway | Art Deco Gal

My Flapper Crush: Gordon Conway | Art Deco Gal | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
Celebrating art, jazz, vintage glamour and style... (by Clare O'Connor)
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Knitwear: a history unravelled | V is for Vintage

Knitwear: a history unravelled | V is for Vintage | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
A history of knitwear from ancient Egypt to 20th Century fashion and sportswear.
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How 5 Vintage Designers Influenced Fashion History « Sammy ...

How 5 Vintage Designers Influenced Fashion History « Sammy ... | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
Vintage designers are the most influential, but unrecognized names in the fashion vernacular today. Sure, the average fashion aficionado knows who Balenciaga, Christian Dior and Chanel are. But how about Pauline Trigere, ...
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10 Retail Shop Design Ideas for the Vintage - Vintage Clothing Blog ...

10 Retail Shop Design Ideas for the Vintage - Vintage Clothing Blog ... | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
In case you didn't know by now, Adored Vintage is opening up a brick & mortar vintage shop in downtown Long Beach! Today I finally got to unpacking my old atelier and I have a lot more inventory than I previously thought!
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NJ collector outbids heavy hitters, pays $1.2M for Metropolis poster group in courtroom auction

NJ collector outbids heavy hitters, pays $1.2M for Metropolis poster group in courtroom auction | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
B LOS ANGELES, CA.- /B A courtroom is probably not the first place one thinks of when searching for rare movie posters, but that’s where New Je
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John Lewis launches bygone beauty tutorials for women wanting the Downton look - Daily Mail

John Lewis launches bygone beauty tutorials for women wanting the Downton look - Daily Mail | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
Daily MailJohn Lewis launches bygone beauty tutorials for women wanting the Downton lookDaily MailFashion brands have already reported increased interest in retro flapper style dresses and demure ruffled blouses and now it seems women want to go one...
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How to identify vintage zippers | V is for Vintage

How to identify vintage zippers | V is for Vintage | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
A simple guide to identifying and dating zippers on vintage garments.
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Edwardian Fashion From McCalls Magazine - Vintage Clothing Blog ...

Edwardian Fashion From McCalls Magazine - Vintage Clothing Blog ... | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
There are many reasons to love Downton Abbey, but one especially I would like to highlight is that the show has garnered an interest amongst the populace for Edwardian and World War I era clothing. The teens era has ...
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Taking to Tweed, Then the Streets

Taking to Tweed, Then the Streets | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
The streets were home to a parade of retro fashions and vintage accessories. Even some of the bikes were handsome antiques. The starting point was Franklin Square, which looked like a costume party, recreating a splendid ...
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Vintage Fashion Guild: Fall has arrived at the Vintage Fashion Guild...

Vintage Fashion Guild: Fall has arrived at the Vintage Fashion Guild... | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
...and once again, we are presenting Vintage Inspiration, our collection of vintage clothing and accessories chosen with current trends in mind. If you've taken even a quick glance at any September fashion magazine or looked ...
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Art Deco masterpieces in Istanbul - GlamourGranny Travels

Art Deco masterpieces in Istanbul - GlamourGranny Travels | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
When thinking about Art Deco, it isn't necessary Istanbul which springs to mind. Rather, you might conjure up images of the fantastic buildings in South Beach Miami or, at the other extreme of the world, the sumptuous facades ...
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EYE CANDY | Vintage Vogue Covers - Design Editor

EYE CANDY | Vintage Vogue Covers - Design Editor | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
I just stumbled upon a site called HP Prints that sells prints of a variety of vintage fashion-related design items like magazines, fashion plates and illustrations. Oh la la! I'm so inspired by their collection of gorgeous Vogue ...
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Vintage is not for everyone | Circa Vintage Clothing

Vintage is not for everyone | Circa Vintage Clothing | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
Yesterday a customer rang and asked for a refund on a dress she had bought last week - she had taken it home and found some yellowing in the 60 year old silk.
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Find vintage knitwear - the easy way | V is for Vintage

Find vintage knitwear - the easy way | V is for Vintage | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
What should we do when true vintage knitwear is hard to find? Five ways to get your vintage knitwear fix.
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Battle Brews Over Historic Preservation of Miami's Art Deco Buildings - Haute Living

Battle Brews Over Historic Preservation of Miami's Art Deco Buildings - Haute Living | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
Haute Living Battle Brews Over Historic Preservation of Miami's Art Deco Buildings Haute Living According to a report by The New York Times, art deco property preservationists are campaigning to preserve the city's historic buildings by “pushing...
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Art Deco

Art Deco | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
The Tulsa Fire Alarm Building is one of Tulsa’s great Art Deco buildings. Designed by Frederick V. Kershner. @designerwallace (The Tulsa Fire Alarm Building is one of Tulsa’s great Art Deco buildings.
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Threads: The Fifth Ward's hidden antique gems - ThirdCoast Digest

Threads: The Fifth Ward's hidden antique gems - ThirdCoast Digest | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
Threads: The Fifth Ward's hidden antique gems ThirdCoast Digest Vintage accessories are, for the most part, beautifully crafted, one-of-a-kind, and relatively inexpensive, considering their quality (which is why the stuff has survived half a...
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Best Vintage Christmas Movies | V is for Vintage

Best Vintage Christmas Movies | V is for Vintage | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
A selection box of the best vintage Christmas movies from the 1940s and 1950s. There may be a few surprises amongst some old favourites.
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Guest Post: The Most Sought-After Antiques of 2012 | A Little Design ...

Guest Post: The Most Sought-After Antiques of 2012 | A Little Design ... | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
The slow economy hasn't appeared to have affected the trade in antiques for 2012 and, yet again, some antiques are making the headlines after being taken to auction. For 2012, the top ten trends were as follows: Furniture: ...
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Why I collect dress clips, an accessory that went from must-have to what's-that? - National Post

Why I collect dress clips, an accessory that went from must-have to what's-that? - National Post | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
National PostWhy I collect dress clips, an accessory that went from must-have to what's-that?
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Retrospace: Vintage Style #34: Men's Fashion Ads

Retrospace: Vintage Style #34: Men's Fashion Ads | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
Vintage Style #34: Men's Fashion Ads. How cool is this? Dammit, I want an eye-patch! Get ready for a heaping helping of awesome men's fashion advertisements. With all the crazy awful stuff going on the world, you deserve a ...
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The history of Harris Tweed | V is for Vintage

The history of Harris Tweed | V is for Vintage | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
The modern production of Harris Tweed has kept its roots firmly in tradition and quality. Once the fashion of aristocrats and academics, now everyone loves it.
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Broken Cookies: VINTAGE SHOPPING IN PARIS.

Broken Cookies: VINTAGE SHOPPING IN PARIS. | Vintage and Retro Style | Scoop.it
The other vintage store is called Chine Machine and is waiting for you on 100 Rue de Martyrs. A wide range of amazing vintage clothes, shoes and accessoires will blow your mind, we promise! Everything about this store is ...
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