1960’s Revival

By v2v / August 10, 2014 / Fashion, News / No Comments

At Vintage to Vogue we are loving the 1960’s revival so in some ways we were sad to sell this fabulous 1960’s yellow shift dress and matching belted coat (very Jackie O), but we think you will agree that the new owner looks absolutely stunning in it. Looks like we will just have to go out […]

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Kendall saves us from the summer rain

By v2v / August 2, 2014 / Fashion / No Comments

This wonderful umbrella is by Kendall. The company was founded by William Wheeler Kendall in 1870. He started selling umbrellas from a barbers shop in Northampton Street Leicester using Fox frames. By the 1960’s its umbrellas were being sold world wide and they had over 100 stores. Selling ...

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Fashion on the Home Front

By v2v / July 19, 2014 / Events, Fashion, News / No Comments

It’s been a sobering but interesting year for the nation as we have remembered and reflected on the events of the 2nd world war and the fifty year anniversary of the D Day landings. At Vintage to Vogue we have always had a real interest and a good stock of military clothing and accessories ...

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Head over heels for hats!

By v2v / July 16, 2014 / Fashion / No Comments

We always get excited when a customer finds a hat they really love. This authentic 1920’s fine straw cloche hat looks stunning and has fine detailing at the back so that you look good whether you are coming or going! If you have always wanted to wear a hat but are unsure what style suits [&...

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Summer accessories

By v2v / July 9, 2014 / Fashion / No Comments

Brighten up your summer look with these gorgeous vintage ‘Fabris Lane’ sunglasses! Why not finish the look with a 1920’s style straw hat and 1960’s geometric silk scarf. Be quick while the sun is still shining!  

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Hats and headpieces

By v2v / April 3, 2014 / Fashion / No Comments

It’s that time of year again when wedding invites start to drop through the letter box, and with the spring weather garden party invites appear……so, what does one wear? We are of the opinion that no outfit is complete unless you have a hat or headpiece of some kind to finish off...

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“Gee up!” it’s Cheltenham races coming up…..

By v2v / March 2, 2014 / Fashion, News / No Comments

  We received an interesting email from one of our customers requiring our help on an important sartorial matter. Steve from Melksham wrote to say he was fortunate enough to receive two tickets to Cheltenham Races in March and intends to invite his young lady to accompany him (good chap) but...

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Welcoming wonderful Waldybags

By v2v / February 19, 2014 / Fashion / No Comments

Very excited as we just got back from a visit to see a lovely lady who wanted to downsize her fantastic handbag collection to raise some cash for her daughters wedding. Lucky us! It took some doing but we finally managed to prise from her grip some wonderful handbags from the 1920’s, 1930&#...

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I feel the need… the need for speed…

By v2v / January 26, 2014 / Events, Fashion / No Comments

We’ve just sourced this fantastic G – 1 style vintage American leather flying jacket with fur collar and complete with its original Talon metal zips. This style of jacket literally shot to fame following the release of the film Top Gun. For its age this jacket is in great condition. W...

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Globe trotting for vintage gems…..

By v2v / January 19, 2014 / Fashion, News / No Comments

At our vintage clothing shop in Bath many of our customers frequently ask us where we source our fabulous range of desirable and quality items. The answer, is literally from around the world! For example we regularly travel to America to source our great range of original 1920s and 1930s flapper ...

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