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[20 Sep 2015 | No Comment]
The story of a charity shop designer dress

The stories vintage clothes can tell are key to the appeal of finding a one-off with it’s own history. So how did a designer dress make its way from a Brighton charity shop back to France after 50 years?

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[18 Sep 2015 | No Comment]
To Be Worn Again kilo sale tips

To Be Worn Again’s Worthing warehouse will host it’s first AW vintage kilo sale of the year in September. Here TBWA insider Olivia Broadbent Smith shares tips on how to make the most from the buy-by-weight event.

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[5 Sep 2015 | No Comment]
Pants and pastels at Wolf & Gypsy

Wolf & Gypsy vintage boutique is giving kitsch Mid-century dead stock a second lease of life in its award-winning Sydney Street’s boutique.

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[12 Jul 2015 | No Comment]
Style Heroes – Brighton Superga store

Versatile, light, everyday shoes are lifesavers in the hot summer months and Superga’s classic 2750s come in every colour you could dream of, plus a growing range of prints and fashion styles.

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[7 Jul 2015 | One Comment]
Brighton’s new vintage shop – Molly’s Vintage

Building on the success of her Brighton Fringe pop-up, seamstress Molly Bray has opened the doors to the city’s newest bricks and mortar vintage shop.

Events, Fashion, Featured, My Vintage Brighton »

[25 Jun 2015 | No Comment]
My Vintage Brighton – Laura of Rags Revival

Founder of Brighton women’s and children’s clothes swap events Rags Revival, Laura Jordan, shares her tips on vintage shopping on a budget.

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[31 May 2015 | No Comment]
Style heroes – Little Bird by Jools Oliver

Fun and funky, Jools Oliver’s new range for Mothercare steers clear of the usual princess and car cliches to play with retro rainbows, bold brights and prints reminiscent of vintage computer games.

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[3 May 2015 | 193 Comments]
Win a Lindy Bop vintage-style dress

Hen party and wedding season brings the best excuse there is to buy new look-at-me summer dresses. And if you’re looking for something flirty, feminine and Fifties-inspired, we may have found the repro brand for you…

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[3 May 2015 | No Comment]
My Vintage Brighton – Olivia Purvis

Fashion blogger, writer and avid seaside day-tripper Olivia Purvis of www.whatoliviadid.com answers our questions on all things vintage and Brighton…

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[26 Apr 2015 | No Comment]
Vintage Top Trumps: Kimono vs dungarees

Both will be festival favourites thanks to the 1970s fashion revival this spring/summer – but which should you invest in? We pit vintage dungarees against vintage kimonos, top trumps style, to help you decide…

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[15 Apr 2015 | No Comment]
Style Heroes – House of Bricks sunglasses

Fifties’ cats eye, Sixties’ circles or Eighties’ hearts – whatever shape best frames your face House of Bricks have got it covered with their colourful range of retro sunnies.

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[12 Apr 2015 | One Comment]
My Vintage Brighton – Kathryn Cheston

Vintage trader and Fifities frock fan Kathryn Cheston answers our questions on all things vintage and Brighton and shares the sad fate of her first and favourite vintage find…

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[28 Mar 2015 | No Comment]
Selvedge denim – the colour of quality

Most people own a pair of jeans. But for some denim is a more serious business; serving its original purpose as workwear or marking allegiance to a subculture. Which is where selvedge denim comes in…

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[7 Mar 2015 | No Comment]
Vintage and antiques shops in Rye

Rye is one of those perfectly picturesque Sussex towns where every third person seems to own a vintage or antique shop. From the wood-paneled lock-ups down at the Quayside to mid-century Americana on the High Street, here are five of our favourites.

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[1 Mar 2015 | No Comment]
Style heroes – Coco Fennell Spring/Summer15

An Elvis-esque jumpsuit with sequined stars, polka-dot maxi and dirndl embroidered mini dresses – all with boho balloon sleeves – grace the range of Coco Fennell’s dance-floor fillers you’re unlikely to see anyone else in at the party.