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2012 Can't Buy Me Love Vintage Jumble Sale  - Courtesy of Ruth,  leonardodavintage.co.uk

Tips & Tricks : How to Buy Vintage Clothing

Monday, March 17, 2014

There are many approaches to take when buying vintage clothing, and many things to consider. What vintage clothing should you buy? Ask yourself what makes your heart sing…what appeals most to you. Select something to focus on, but be prepared to branch out when you are ready. Study what you are interested in. If you are going to invest, it is helpful to know your area of interest as well as any dealer, if not

Buying Tips

Vintage Fashion Guild Clothing Condition Chart

Tips & Tricks : Clothing Condition Chart

Sunday, March 16, 2014

Clothing condition chart provided courtesy of The Vintage Fashion Guild. Use or display does not require or imply VFG membership. This chart is for all to use. Please upload to your own photo-hosting site. Please click on image for larger size.

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Vintage Fashion Guild Clothing Measurement Chart

Tips & Tricks : Clothing Measurement Chart

Sunday, March 16, 2014

Clothing measurement chart provided courtesy of The Vintage Fashion Guild. Use or display does not require or imply VFG membership. This chart is for all to use. Please upload to your own photo-hosting site. Please click on image for larger size.

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1940s Hollywood Jacket  - Courtesy of realgonevintage

Tips & Tricks : Quick Tips for Dating Vintage

Sunday, February 13, 2011

Quick Tips for Dating Vintage Here are just a few quick easy-to-remember tips. These facts don’t necessarily place a garment in a year, but they will help narrow it down. KEEP IT TOGETHER Men’s dress trousers continue to have button-flies thru the 1940s. Belt loops on men’s pants started in the early 1920s, coexisting with suspender buttons for years. The modern metal zipper was invented in 1914 and were used in galoshes and bags afterward,

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