Helen Brown


New vintage business ‘All Vintaged Up’ is a nominee in this year’s National Vintage Awards, in the Breakthrough Business category. Taking place in Cheltenham on Wednesday 15th July, the national awards ceremony was launched three years ago to celebrate, showcase and reward the independent businesses who are inspired by the past […]

All Vintaged Up Nominated for National Award


Below are some really great resources to grow your vintage knowledge, inspire you and help you to #CHOOSEVINTAGE Books… Style Me Vintage series These brilliant books offer advice on identifying, sourcing and wearing vintage fashion, accessories and jewellery. Style Me Vintage Clothes by Naomi Thompson. Click here to find out more […]

Vintage resources


Vintage clothing is so special. The quality of the garments produced in the past is very high, clothes were made to last. The materials, designs and patterns are vast. Each era gave us its own unique and influential style that tells a story and represents that period of time. Modern […]

Clothing



A great outfit is all about the finishing touches. Accessories are the easiest and most cost effective way to create a different look and make your wardrobe more versatile. Vintage accessories are affordable, sustainable and beautiful. They can be mixed with modern outfits to complete your look. Sourcing vintage accessories is great […]

Accessories







One of my recent adventures in vintage took me to Frock & Roll (www.frockandroll.com) vintage clothing and accessories in Reading.  Having bought a lovely 1960s mini dress from their stall at The Hexagon Vintage Fair, I was desperate to visit the shop.  This hidden gem is a short walk from the […]

Adventures in Vintage – Frock & Roll, Reading