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Ossie Clark Fashions Return with a new collection at Debenhams

Good news for Vintage fashion lovers. The House of legendary 1960s designer Ossie Clark is experiencing a revival, but this time in a recessionista version.  The designer’s fashion line  declined after his peak in the late 60′s and early 70′s.    During his zenith Ossie designed beautiful dresses and tops, many with prints designed by his […]

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The Return of Irene Lentz: Couture Fashion House Irene Relaunching

In an era of mass produced and overly hyped fashion comes news of the revitalization of the designs of a great American designer, Irene Lentz.  Fashion designer Irene Lentz was an original.  British Vogue called her designs “Californian elegance.” There was a reason Irene’s designs were so beautiful.  The materials she used were the finest available […]

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Vintage Vogue: Everything Old is New Again

Pictured: A Beautiful Beaded Sweater on Sale at GlamAMOR. Recently I had the opportunity to attend a great Vintage show in downtown Los Angeles called A Current Affair. There were some amazing finds on display that I want to share and let my readers know about.  And fortunately for you, dear reader, both of these […]

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Vintage Fashion: Some Web Treasures

If you love Vintage Vogue, as I do, good news! The fabulous Shrimpton Couture ( named for 60′s supermodel Jean Shrimpton) has launched a Vintage Trunk show on their website. There are some wonderful finds in their show, that you will just enjoy looking at. I love the 1920′s dresses. Some having been lovingly restored, […]

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The Recessionista visits Decadestwo Vintage & Christos Garkinos

Pictured: Racks of designer shoes at consignment store Decadestwo, in West Hollywood Recently, I took a shopping stroll on Melrose Avenue, enjoying the shops and the California sunshine.  I was surprised to see all the new shops and designers moving in to the neighborhood. Marc Jacobs and Diane Von Furstenburg have now opened shops. But […]

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