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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.
Etienne Aigner (1904-2000) was an Hungarian maker of handbags and other leather goods He worked in France, producing leather goods for companies such as Dior, but came to the United States in 1949. He worked out of his apartment, producing belts in what became his trademark dark red color. He opened a showroom in 1959.
Today there are two separate Etienne Aigner companies – one in the US and the other based in Munich, Germany.
Written by Fuzzylizzie
Courtesy of stellarosevintage
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Courtesy of Dahlila Found
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from a pair of 1970s sandals (sock label)
from a pair of 1970s sandals (sole stamp)
from a 1970s purse
from a late 1970s handbag
from a 1990s tie