70s Fashion: Everything We Love

70s fashion Cher Halston

What’s not to love about 70s fashion!? Jumpsuits; florals; floppy hats; flares; natural make-up & Farra Fawcet flawless hair… Flower Power <3 <3

How To Wear Kimono

Vintage kimono how to wear kimono

I love colour and pattern in my wardrobe and some of my favourite examples are my Japanese kimono(s). These versatile wardrobe staples look fantastic worn casually over jeans – or with a belt for a glamorous silhouette; with fascinating designs full of pattern and colour – often inspired by nature – once you start collecting, […]

Vintage shopping: hints & tips

St Cyr Vintage shop in Camden

Vintage shopping made easy Our vintage shopping and buying guides will help you find your ideal fit, appreciate and care for your cherished vintage items! [pix_heading_flag]Size Guide[/pix_heading_flag] Find the perfect fit in your vintage clothing! Our size guide explains how to take your measurements and how we size our items so that you know exactly […]

Know your…. vintage clothing enemy!

Liberty Fabric Lavender Pouch

It is the beginning of Summer* (*imagination required); the days are long, flowers are in bloom and the birds are singing. It is perfect weather for a romantic stroll in the park. You reach into the depths of your cupboard and pull out your favourite dress. You put it on and perform a swirl – […]

All about vintage and classic dress shapes

With a lot of fashion designers cleverly mixing and combining traditional shapes and forms, you can be forgiven for not knowing a classic ‘A-Line’ dress from an ‘Empire-Line’ dress. Thankfully, when it comes to vintage dress shapes, there are some principal designs that are easy to spot that never really go out of fashion. Here […]