Vintage Fashion

This London Pop-Up Shop Is A Christmas Jumper Treasure Trove

The Huffington Post | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 17.11.2016 | UK Style

Beyond Retro Dalston has opened the doors to a brand new Christmas Pop-Up, and it’s about to make all your Christmas jumper dreams come true. From w...

How Beyond Retro Created A Vintage Clothing Empire

The Huffington Post | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 28.09.2016 | UK Style

In just 14 years Beyond Retro has gone from side-street treasure trove to the most recognised vintage clothing store in the UK. The brand’s influenc...

How Past Decades Shape and Style Our Lives

Katie Portman | Posted 18.08.2016 | UK Style
Katie Portman

So as I gaze at the Sixties inspired wallpaper in my kitchen with my smeg fridge set against my contemporary white cupboards or rummage through my wardrobe to pick out a vintage shift dress for the day, I'm reminded that stunning design truly never goes out of style.

Dawn O'Porter On Why She Hates Fast Fashion

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 25.09.2015 | UK Style

When you think of Dawn O'Porter you think of a short, heavily-fringed bob and signature sixties style - that means dropped waist, big buttons and brig...

Vintage Shopping For the Plus Size Gal

Becky Barnes | Posted 15.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Becky Barnes

The nations interest in all things vintage is on the up, the popularity of shows like Dawn O'Porter's This Old Thing prove our love does not seem to be waining. From shabby chic furniture, to 40s style tea parties and the ever popular burlesque movement, it would seem us brits are yearning to be taken back to a simpler time.

Christian Benner - Distressed and Dressed

Kate Lawson | Posted 07.09.2013 | UK Style
Kate Lawson

Sustainability and ethical production has been a growing concern within the fashion industry in recent years, mainly as a response to the rise of fast throwaway fashion retailers - cheaply made garments which can't be recycled that pollute landfill as surplus textile waste.

How Do I Wear It?

Paula Fry | Posted 03.05.2013 | UK Style
Paula Fry

I thought I'd let you see inside my wardrobe and show you how I like to wear it! It's a huge mix of vintage, designer and high street, 85% of my wardrobe has been bought in dress agencies, charity shops and vintage fairs for a fraction of the full retail price.

LOOK: Are These The Weirdest Vintage Photos Ever?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.01.2013 | UK Comedy

Remember back in the day, when we used to ride goats and ostrich-drawn carriages? No? Well, fear not - because we've been rifling through the pictu...

The Business of Vintage

Naomi Thompson | Posted 17.06.2012 | UK Style
Naomi Thompson

The best piece of advice I've ever been given is, 'You didn't invent the tea cup'. It still makes me smile. Those words came out of the mouth of the most successful retro entrepreneur of them all.

The Three Breeds Of Christmas Jumper- Which One Are You?

Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 21.12.2011 | UK Universities & Education

The Christmas Jumper is a huge part of student life. It is the staple of every student's wardrobe. Hidden under the bed or buried beneath a pile of...

Just How Much Is Marilyn's Corset Expected To Make At Auction?

MyDaily | Posted 25.01.2012 | UK Style

Marilyn Monroe, like LBDs, diamonds, cashmere jumpers and high heels, possesses a fiendish ability to be perennially stylish, regardless of what the d...