50s - 6/23 - The Vintage Guide To London
Ever wanted to know why George ‘Beau’ Brummell became so famous? Or where Mr Fish popularised the kipper tie? Or the sartorial connection between Jan 30th 1969 and Feb 14 1969? Or why St James’s became associated with gentlemen’s outfitters in the first place? Or how the election of a Labour Government in 1945 lead to Teddy Boys? Or how the Marshall Street baths played a significant role in how today’s high street looks?
If you love vintage-inspired clothing and are looking for a one-stop-shop that stocks the top range of UK and US repro labels from Vivien of Holloway to Collectif and 20th Century Foxy, then head to Crystal Palace’s Violet Betty’s.
If you love Mid-century furniture, retro lighting, ceramics, vintage textiles and artwork, then the Vintage Home Show is for you.
Spitalfields Market opened its gates on a Saturday for the first time in 200 years last year, launching a regular monthly vintage fair there.