Vintage Fashion Fayre…

Vintage Fashion Fayre…

Firstly I apologise for the shoddy title of this post but I am far to tired and in desperate need of a bath to care….

After my intern today I went to meet my partner in crime, Chez at Bond Street tube station so we could go to the Reiss sample sale together. Well at six in the evening I have to admit I was not expecting a cue, although it did only take about 15mins. Well once inside it felt a bit like a cattle market. There was hardly any room to move let alone breathe, it was like a sweat pit. By this point, even though it was very early in, I had lost the plot and given up. I can’t stand hot and cramped places!! There was nothing decent left in our sizes so we did feel a bit disappointed. Plus so many people were coming out with bags we were expecting great things. But the clothes were stained and damaged….sigh….

Things however, did get a lot better. We hot footed it over to LCF where there was a little vintage fashion fayre taking place. We paid our 50p entry fee and rummaged for the goodies. Now I know I have been on a self imposed shopping ban but I let myself off for the evening. We were both pretty excited and got some fab buys..


I am sure I’ve seen this jumper before but I completely fell in love with it…got the skirt below from the same girl but the partner in crime decided it would work better as a dress…..jumper £5 and skirt £4…thought I’d try to show the movement in the dress…


This dress came without the slip but I love the way the sheer flower print contrasts with the lace trim..£5 and finally this cute top £5…Isn’t the netted bib top cute…

Also have to say on the way out some ladies were selling some really decent designer vintage items. I fell in love with a Christian Lacroix blue and white jacket. It had gold buttons, stripes and perspex pockets…if only I had the £85.
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13 Comments

  1. May 1, 2009 / 10:09 pm

    great finds! that sounds like a lot of fun. man i love that dress with the lace trim!

  2. May 3, 2009 / 4:04 am

    Aaaah! EVERYTHING is so so SOOOOOOO cute. Great finds Jo! And lol I DO have things I’m hiding haha. I take like a couple dozen pics before I’m content to plaster them on the net haha

    Have a happy dappy wkend! 😀

    Eeli x

  3. May 3, 2009 / 4:36 am

    send us your look, and be part of Look 10
    Greetings
    Vicen.

  4. May 3, 2009 / 6:32 am

    everything is so beautiful. i love florals! they look great on you girl xo

    love always!!
    hope to hear from you 🙂
    amy

  5. May 3, 2009 / 9:02 pm

    im absolutely in love with the sweater in your first outfit! its darling!

  6. May 3, 2009 / 11:30 pm

    love that first top with the shoes!wow

  7. May 4, 2009 / 8:20 am

    OMG! Such a rad jumper! The red shoes look awesome.

    Love the second dress!

  8. May 4, 2009 / 7:41 pm

    Wow cool finds! Love that last blouse and that skirt that looks better as a dress:D

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