The Best Vintage Clothing — 1970s vintage

A Vintage Suit for Spring!

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Now is the perfect time of year for wearing cute vintage suits. The jacket will keep out any remaining winter chills, but you can just as easily sling the jacket over your shoulder to look instantly summery! Here are some of my favorite vintage suits in store at the moment. They range from 1940s Hollywood starlet, through 1960s Mad Men style to amazing 1970s designer suits, and of course they are all genuine vintage! Which suits your style the best? 1940s Above: Fantastic is really the only word to use when describing this vintage Lilli Ann suit! It still has...

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Spotlight On: Vintage Marimekko

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I have some amazing vintage dresses by Finnish designer Marimekko in my store at the moment, and boy are they something special! Marimekko was founded in 1951 and was hugely popular by the 1960s because of its big bold prints. One of the major designers during this time was Vuokko Nurmesniemi - take a look at some of his bold and beautiful signature styles below: [caption id="" align="alignnone" width="480"] Dramatic Vintage 1960s Marimekko Graphic Tent Dress[/caption] [caption id="" align="alignnone" width="480"] Vintage Marimekko Ivory Wool Maxi Gown Wedding? 1970s[/caption] [caption id="" align="alignnone" width="480"] Vintage Marimekko Original Iconic Takki Dress 1960s[/caption] [caption...

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My First Guest Pinner: Mary from We Heart Vintage

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I'm delighted that British vintage blogger Mary from We Heart Vintage has been my very first 'guest pinner' on Pinterest. What does that mean? Well, I created a special board for her and then gave her free rein on The Best Vintage Clothing to put together her favourite collection of vintage. I love the items she's chosen, it's a quirky mix of designer 1970s statement pieces, denim, lipstick reds and bold silhouettes. Take a look at her selection here, I'd love to know what you think. If you're a vintage blogger and would like to create your own guest board...

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