Vintage, Vintage Clothing

Mrs Tinne’s Wardrobe – A Liverpool lady’s clothes 1910-1940

I recently visited the ‘Mrs Tinne’s Wardrobe’ exhibition at the Walker Art Gallery in Liverpool. It featured some of the vintage gems owned by Liverpool lady and doctor’s wife Emily Tinne, between 1910-1940. Emily was born in India and moved to Liverpool as a teenager, where she met her husband Dr Philip Fredrick Tinne. He was from a very wealthy …

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Charity & vintage shop snoop, Oxford, Vintage, Vintage Clothing

Vintage shop snoop: Unicorn, Ship Street in Oxford

Unicorn is like a melting pot of vintage. It’s like what I imagine the first vintage shops ever looked like – just completely packed and owned by some eccentric character. Its windows are full to the brim, as are the rails and its safe to say I don’t think they have a cleaner (or for that matter ever had a …

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Vintage, Vintage Clothing, Vintage fit style trends

Spring/Summer 14 Vintage style – Country Garden

Each week I’ll be taking a look at some key Spring/Summer trends and finding some of my fave vintage pieces from online shops. The first is English Country Garden – think sugar coated pastels, lots of lace, delicate flowers and lady-like style. This style was seen on the catwalks of Burberry, Christopher Kane, Emilia Wickstead, Nina Ricci and Michael Kors. …

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