#Vintage

Bride Wears Late Grandma’s Dress To Her Wedding, And It Fits To A T

HuffPost | Natasha Hinde | Posted 17.08.2017 | UK Style

Madison Kantzer wasn’t the kind of little girl who grew up with a vision of her dream wedding. But she knew one thing for certain: when the big day ...

Why I Won't Be Detoxing My Wardrobe Any Time Soon

Kate Beavis | Posted 27.06.2017 | UK Style
Kate Beavis

Kondo tells us that you should only keep clothing that "brings you joy". I agree you should choose clothes that make you happy and feel confident, but what about the practical? If I pull out a skirt I want a black top to wear with it - now I may want a tight one, a long sleeve one, a vest top, a polo neck - you get the picture.

Fearne Cotton And Mollie King Take On A Vintage Shopping Challenge In 'Fearne On Fashion'

The Huffington Post | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 21.02.2017 | UK Style

Fearne Cotton teamed up with The Saturdays’ Mollie King to undertake a vintage shopping challenge for episode six of ‘Fearne On Fashion’. Cotton...

Emma Watson Stars In Sustainable Fashion Shoot For Elle

The Huffington Post | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 10.02.2017 | UK Style

Emma Watson has been named Elle UK’s ‘Woman of the Year’ due to her “powerful campaigning for gender equality” and we’d like to take this ...

Fearne Cotton Learns How You Could Become A Fashion Designer's Muse

The Huffington Post | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 21.02.2017 | UK Style

Fearne Cotton has discovered the secret to becoming a fashion designer’s muse: Buy vintage. Cotton met up with ‘The Vintage King’ William Banks-...

Get Queen Elizabeth's Wedding Look Without Netflix's £30,000 Price Tag

Kate Beavis | Posted 07.11.2016 | UK Style
Kate Beavis

The Crown, Netflix's most ambitious series to date started last Friday about the life of our Queen starting in 1947. The first episode featured her wedding, where the actress Claire Foy wore an exact replica of the Norman Hartnell dress which is reported to have cost £30,000 to make and 7 weeks to make.

Antiques - Orange is the New Brown

Elspeth Briscoe | Posted 30.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Elspeth Briscoe

Lime greens and oranges typical of the 50s, 60s and 70s, especially in german ceramics, now look very comfortable in a highly contemporary kitchen. It's out with the brown; in with the orange.

Ten Style Secrets Every Student Should Know

Tasha Okeke | Posted 17.05.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Tasha Okeke

Invest in staple pieces - Your winter coat, jeans and a blazer (for job interviews, internships, etc.) are never going to be things you'd regret buying and you're probably going to keep for a couple of years.

10 Best Vintage Hotspots in London

Annette Bette Kellow | Posted 19.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Annette Bette Kellow

London is full of nostalgia and secret treasure troves. If you are a vintage hoarder and lover like me, you will always be on the hunt for the next amazing place. Whether a local Londoner or simply visiting the city, there are always places to go to take the ultimate trip down memory lane.

10 Most Stylish Cocktail Bars in London

Annette Bette Kellow | Posted 02.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Annette Bette Kellow

The human tongue has over 10,000 tastebuds so it is important to give them a real treat when selecting the perfect drink. I love to discover new venues whilst the classics never go out of fashion. Here are my top ten cocktail bars in London...

Retro Bloggers Reveal Their Insider Tips For Buying Vintage Clothes

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 14.09.2016 | UK Style

The thrill of vintage shopping lies in the excitement of buying items that have the exclusivity of a custom-made piece, but for a fraction of the pric...

10 Wonderful Facts on the Rise of the Hat

Annette Bette Kellow | Posted 02.10.2016 | UK Style
Annette Bette Kellow

The wonder of wearing a hat can transform a complete look, and portrays a unique image to the individual wearing it. Combining style, fashion satire and attitude, the hat can give any message the wearer desires.

London's Best Vintage Shops

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 30.09.2015 | UK Style

This feature is part of our focus around sustainable fashion. Here we aim to champion some of the emerging names in fashion and shine a light on the t...

The 10 Best Ways to Wear Underwear as Outerwear

Annette Bette Kellow | Posted 20.08.2016 | UK Style
Annette Bette Kellow

If you don't want to go full va-va-voom you can always relax in a more casual number, and besides, when you get home you can simply sidle between the sheets when you head for slumber city, what's not there to love?

10 Best Vintage Books for Summer Reading

Annette Bette Kellow | Posted 18.08.2016 | UK Entertainment
Annette Bette Kellow

The summer is still here (well, kind of) and it's time to take a wonderful trip down memory lane! There's something scrumptiously tangible about reading an old book, learning from other peoples past and the delicious style of descriptive writing that goes with vintage times.

10 Amazing Things About Notting Hill!

Annette Bette Kellow | Posted 27.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Annette Bette Kellow

I normally switch it up depending on whom I'm talking to and how posh I want to sound (naughty I know). But they all equate to the same thing- the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea!

Why We Should All Give Upcycling a Chance

Kadie Regan | Posted 19.07.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Kadie Regan

Upcycling: the latest ephemeral trend or a way of life? I think it could just be the latter. With more and more of us beginning to care about the mark we leave on this planet, upcycling is a perfect place to start.

How To Do Fifties Make-Up

MyDaily UK | Jen Barton | Posted 05.06.2015 | UK Style
Read More: Vintage, UK Style News

From Marilyn Monroe's bombshell appeal to Grace Kelly's icy-cool beauty (and perfect brows), the Fifties were a time of seriously gorgeous make-up loo...

Grandma Opens Paper To Find Topless Pin-Up Photos Of Her In The 50s

News Team International | Posted 08.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Flicking through a copy of her local paper, Helen Dunn never could have imagined that she'd see a familiar face staring back at her. But that's exa...

The Vogue Guide to Choosing the Perfect Engagement Ring

Vogue.fr | Posted 29.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Vogue.fr

Like all good guides, we'll start from the beginning, the beginning being the cut of your diamond, which should be chosen with care. If you're looking for timeless, opt for a princess, round or oval cut, with their softly faceted shapes.

The Secret To Keeping Spiders At Bay, And Other Life Hacks From Your Mother

The Huffington Post UK | Lottie Oram | Posted 10.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

When it comes to finding ingenious ways to simplify our lives, we often rely on tech and new innovations to help us out. But does that mean that go...

How To Add Boutique Hotel Style To Your Home

Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Whether you’ve just returned from a coastal retreat or sleek city break, nothing signals the end of a holiday quite like swapping that boutique bolt...

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.

Tweet Pics Of Your #FabulousFinds To Win £100 Of HomeSense Gift Cards

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

This promotion has now ended. As part of our partnership with homeware specialist HomeSense, we're offering you the chance to win £100 of HomeSens...

10 Must-Have Vintage Home Decor Items

Jennifer Barton | Posted 29.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Adding a vintage object (or five!) into your home is a simple way of adding colour and print to your space and imbuing it with charm and elegance, whe...