Vintage Purses: Martin Van Schaak

XXX_259_1329333310_1_1 Paisley print velvet clutch by Martin Van Schaak ($1,175 from

We did our best to find out the story behind the handbags of the mysterious and extraordinary designer Martin Van Schaak. While researching Martin Van Schaak, one thing was immediately clear to me: Mr. Van Schaak passes as a mysterious … Continue reading

5 Vintage Lights to Buy Now

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Light up your life with Sophie Wood’s choice of vintage light fittings for ceilings, floors and desks. The trend for vintage style homeware has been bubbling under for the past few seasons with faux Victorian shades, 1950s inspired pendant lights … Continue reading

6 Vintage Striped Dresses

blue stripes Striped Summer Dress, £10 from Partridge (available from

If, like us, you’ve had enough of this dull weather, this list of the best vintage striped dresses will brighten your days. Even though this year the winter hasn’t been too cold, now that we are in spring we have … Continue reading

Vintage Raincoats

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Charlie Fooks finds that rainmacs needn’t be boring. As much as we’d like to ignore it, living in the UK, we’ve got to face the inevitable. For the months of September through to April, ‘showers’ are a likely feature of … Continue reading