Where to buy fantastic vintage style clothing
Vintage style clothing has been a popular choice in fashion magazines for a number of seasons. The retro and vintage trend can be seen on celebrities including Alexa Chung, Fearne Cotton and girl band The Saturdays. There are plenty of high street and online fashion stores which nod to vintage fashions, so you can enjoy the feeling of wearing new clothes while working the old school look.
Online fashion store Very (Very.co.uk) was set up by fashion conscious celebrities Fearne Cotton and Holly Willoughby, in order to make the coolest clothes accessible to ordinary girls. Vintage style clothing is huge at Very, with some stunning pieces on offer at unbelievably low prices. Hot picks at Very include the pretty Polyester Pleated Vintage Style Dress by high street fashion label Oasis. This pretty beige number could be dressed down with a slouchy black cardigan for a feminine daywear look, or topped with a pretty jacket for evening. Priced at £70.00, this versatile vintage-style dress is a great investment for your wardrobe.
Favourite high street fashion store New Look (Newlook.com) also has some fabulous 60s and 70s inspired pieces on offer this season. Top choices from New Look include the pretty Floral Vintage Gypsy Top. Priced at just £12.99, this orange/pink top would look great with a pair of cut-off denim shorts for the ultimate in festival chic. Team with a retro-inspired saddle bag for a hot hippy chick look.
If you like online shopping, you'll already be a huge fan of web-based fashion store ASOS. This stylish superstore has a wealth of vintage inspired pieces from both designer and high street labels. Favourites at ASOS include the beautiful Vintage Cream Frill Sleeve Tea Dress. This fabulously feminine A-line dress has a sexy detailed v-neck, for an edgy take on demure daywear. At just £15.00, this floral print vintage style dress is an absolute bargain and is suitable for girls of all shapes and sizes.
Retro-inspired vintage style clothing such as printed tees are big news in the fashion world, and are an easy look for festivals and lazy summer days. If you're looking to bag yourself a bargain, check out the beautiful Placement Print Vintage T-Shirt from George at Asda. This soft jersey T-shirt has a great girlie print, and would look great under a leather jacket or toughened up with biker boots. Now reduced from £10.00 to just £5.00, Asda's Placement Print Vintage T-Shirt is a bargain you can't afford to miss!