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Our blog features our picks of the freshest vintage items, member news and articles. We have also created a growing series of articles on some classic designers.
The Vintage Fashion Guild™ (VFG) is an international organization dedicated to the promotion and preservation of vintage fashion.
The Vintage Fashion Guild™ (VFG) is an international community of people with expertise in vintage fashion. VFG members enjoy a wealth of resources, avenues for promoting their shops and specialties, and camaraderie with others who share a common interest and passion.
Polka dots are evenly spaced circular spots printed, woven in, embroidered or flocked over fabric. The pattern was named in the late 19th century, derived from the popularity of the polka at the time. The dance gave its name to a variety of things during that period.
Dots about pinhead-sized are called pin dots, and large dots are called coin dots. Pin dots can be called dotted swiss, particularly when they are white-on-white.