How to Find and Purchase Vintage Clothes
Nothing beats getting your hands on an original designer piece. Putting on a vintage piece of clothing shows appreciation for fashion since clothes aren't created the same way they used to be. This is due to changes in trends, quality, and the general sensation of wearing something exceptional. Vintage shopping may be one of life's greatest pleasures for devoted fashion aficionados. On the other hand, shopping for antique clothing requires certain expertise, an eye, and genuine tolerance, which may be learned through time.
Why Vintage sunglasses are back on trend
Retro vintage glasses are back in fashion. It has its benefits in the contemporary world of sunglasses. Retro glasses aren’t just used for specs but also shade as well. This indicates that not only it’s designed to protect and enhance your eyesight, but glasses of such design have also been a fashion statement.
ALDO MARIA CAMILLO is the Pitti Italics Special Event at Pitti Uomo 95
Pitti Uomo invites Aldo Maria Camillo to present the first collection ever released by his brand, bearing his name: ALDOMARIACAMILLO.
8 Retro Trends Coming Back this Fall
Fashion is cyclical, and most trends never fully disappear. That’s right—hold onto those bellbottom jeans and dust off your riding boots, because those (along with your other old favorites) are making a comeback this year. This season’s most popular styles are a mashup of early aughts, with several decades sprinkled in for variety. If you’re looking for a vintage-inspired ensemble, refer to these eight retro trends coming back this fall.
The Archive Collection - Celebrating 150 Years of Shoemaking at Grenson
To celebrate 150 years of continuous shoemaking at Grenson, they decided to look back through their archives and recreate a collection of their past shoes that span the decades of the 20th Century.
June 2016 - Pitti Uomo 90 highlights
The theme will be Pitti Lucky Numbers. This season Pitti Immagine is focusing on numbers: their aesthetics, graphics and symbolism both in and out of fashion.
Alfred Brown Fall-Winter 2016/2017 fabrics collection
This season Alfred Brown shows vintage style cloths for suits and jackets in country checks, black and ecru designs and flannels with speckled yarn effect.
The new face of Milan
I felt the greatest pleasure at the vintage stand, where I brought from dark wine red retrograde sunglasses with green lenses and gold inlaysand also a wonderful red wine pochette on green drops and a black bow tie with small green apples.
Dutch fashion: Scotch & Soda
The Amsterdam-based label's team wants 'people to love their clothes and enjoy wearing them' and that's why they make 'great garments that suit every individual'. The brand offers classic and vintage styles, rich details, high quality and occupies the space between luxury and mid-priced menswear.
Philipp Plein Spring/Summer 2016 - inspired by the punk
PHILIPP PLEIN continues his high-octane odyssey into the world of hip-rock, a modern day fusion of hip hop, heavy-metal, rock and rap that takes its genesis in the punk scene.
Jaeger-LeCoultre supports the world of cinema
The Film Festival Opening Ceremony took place at Palazzo del Cinema in Venice last night hosted by Elisa Sednaoui who looked radiant wearing a precious Rendez-Vous Ivy Secret watch from Jaeger-LeCoultre.
Georgia May Jagger Collection for Mulberry
Georgia May Jagger, Mulberry muse and poster girl for the British rock 'n' roll lifestyle, has teamed up with us to create the ultimate leather Biker Jacket.
Kendall and Kylie Jenner at Topshop
Kendall and Kylie are taking over the world and taking over our wardrobes. Bringing a seriously unserious aesthetic, exclusive to Topshop, the sisters’ collection channels a simpleand vintage-inspired way to do LA style.
Spring-Summer 2015 vintage collection by two Bulgarian students
Rositsa Venkova and Gabriela Kazakova - students at the Apparel high school in Ruse, Bulgaria - had a huge success during the fashion show for the presentation of their Spring-Summer 2015 collection. Both girls already have national recognition for their talent - their garments have won first place award during the Panorama of the Professional education in Plovdiv, Bulgaria.
Sun, Sand and Summer by SuiteBlanco
SUITEBLANCO makes the most of the sunlight, the force of the sea, the wind and the most vibrant colours to give a special welcome to a new summer.
Six Things to Know Before Buying Vintage Jewellery
From the funky, old rings you might have fished out of a bargain bin to exclusive, designer pieces of jewellery from a time long gone, purchasing vintage items is an investment in both your personal style and the quality of your collection. However, not all vintage is made equal. To avoid scams, low quality, and missed opportunities, here are six things you need to know before you start buying vintage pieces.
I am constantly creating... - Interview with jewelry designer Martin Katz
Martin Katz is renowned for his exquisite taste and an unparalleled eye for transforming stones into artistic creations. He founded his eponymous company in 1988. The company, Martin Katz, Ltd quickly gained international prominence with a clientele that includes Forbes 400 business leaders, US Ambassadors and other individuals of affluence with a collector's spirit.
Alexander Wang Denim Collection
The Denim x Alexander Wang collection brings three distinctive styles of jeans – Wang 001, Wang 002 and Wang 003, all inspired from the “genuine, men’s article.”
Fashion Design Education: Milan Fashion Campus
Lessons are taught in English, Italian and Spanish. Translators for other languages are possible upon special requirement. There is no age limitation or qualification requirement to attend MFC's courses.
Lady Gaga wears only clothes with soul
Lady Gaga shoot a photo session for the September issue of "Harper` s Bazaar ". On the cover she posed in a pink Chanel suit and her dog - the French Bulldog Asia. In the edition who can find information about the style of the star - clothes type "vintage".
Vivienne Westwood Red Label Fall-Winter 2014/2015 collection
Vivienne Westwood Red Label woman is a rebel with a cause! She feels important, she is artistic and adventurous. She is engaged with the world and cares about it. Just like Vivienne Westwood Fall-Winter 2014/2015 Menswear collection, this one brings the same message of saving Mother Earth by not fracking it.
Fashion trends Spring-Summer 2015: Womenswear colors
Spring-Summer '15 vintage Hawaiian and Gaugin's Tahiti have inspired a shift into cool tones.
You will also see a surprising hold on Jewel tones coming off holiday and a balance of closely pitched low tones to create a soothingly evolved color palette. On view, a range of Blues, Greens and Purples.
World Fashion Week Review of Fall/Winter 2014/15
Fashion weeks have record history of bringing the stunning collections on the ramps and stealing the shows. The designs always have covered massive target-markets which included traditional collections, vintage patterns, modernistic skirts and tops, wedding dresses, mother of the bride suits and much more.
Tony Ward by Atelier Crocus Couture Spring-Summer 2014 collection
27 'Miss Universe 2013' contestants took part in the Tony Ward By Atelier Crocus Couture Spring-Summer 2014 fashion show on October 26, 2013 during the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia in Moscow.
It was a night of glamor and universal beauty. The collection is called 'Frozen memories' and includes evening and cocktail dresses.
Tom Tailor Denim's collection for Fall/Winter 2013
The TOM TAILOR Group is one of the leading and fastest-growing fashion houses in Germany and Europe. With its two umbrella brands TOM TAILOR and BONITA, the Group addresses complementary target groups from 0 to 60 years of age.
Summer Vintage Must-Haves
Summer is here. Get ready for the new adventure full of laugh, sand, sun and Mohito. We present you some important advices for your new vintage summer look:
Swimwear fashion trends for Summer 2013
You should keep in mind that swimwear trends have different time-cycle than other fashion trends, because designers should balance between functionality and sex appeal, so they are a bit limited. Despite this, swimwear trends are still influenced by other fashion trends. So, let's take a look summer 2013 top trends in swimwear.
Vintage Inspired Dresses Making A Splash
Many Belles Down clothing have been doing their thing now for only 2 years
and have made quite a splash. Their vintage inspired dresses and prints bring your eyes alive. I have seen their styles in the coolest boutiques and on the coolest girls in both LA and the Bay. They know how to do "cool" and I love that! I am so tempted to buy everything every time I see one of their new lines but I control myself to about 90% of it.
Everytime I got check out other stores, which I do, often, because I have a minor shopping habit, along with a desire to see what everyone is getting into (call me nosey! It is more a friendly curiosity)
Hanbag Fashion Tends for Autumn-Winter 2011-2012
For autumn-winter 2011-2012 designers offer us a lot of bag models. Shoulder-strap bags take on new accordion-like shapes and look like box-shaped vintage camera bags. Clutches are given 360° detailing with statement fur, and soft and malleable ball shapes. Very fashionable is the layered clutch that is expandable and transformable. The duffle bag returns too, oversized in a soft slouchy shape.
Online shopping for beautiful vintage items at Etsy
Etsy is a social commerce website focused on handmade or vintage items as well as art and craft supplies. These items cover a wide range including art, photography, clothing, jewelry, edibles, bath & beauty products, quilts, knick-knacks and toys.
Many individuals also sell craft supplies like beads, wire, jewelry making tools and much more. The vintage items on the site have only one rule to follow: they must be 20 years or older.
Bridal fashion trends at Cibeles Madrid Novias 2009
For two days in Madrid at more than 20 bridal fashion shows were showcased the latest trends in bridal wear made in Spain.
Internationally-acclaimed Spanish designers like Duyos, Isabel Zapardiez, Jorge Terra and Hannibal Laguna revealed the trends in bridal fashion and underwear for 2010, which are inspired by the vintage style and use sheer fabrics.
Interview with David Roubach, founder of Balena, a material science company aiming to transform the fashion industry
Where to produce quality men's suits in Eastern Europe - made-to-measure suits, ready-to-wear suits and CMT