To Market To Market. To Buy Fashion Items!

I love retirement for many reasons. I have more time to play and explore my home town instead of keeping commuter hours. I also don’t have to dress conservatively in work clothes. My wardrobe has more colour and a greater variety of casual clothes. I experiment and where possible buy vintage.

Markets and charity shops are a great source of vintage gear for men and women. Here’s a sample of what I found in a days stroll through vintage shops in my town.

This hot pink vintage coat would look stunning with a pillbox hat….. very Jackie O! A man’s leather and sheepskin jacket in very good condition. The sixties navy dress is lovely if you’re a size 8…. ah memories!

Sonia Rykiel Tops are lots of fun! And straw bags are great for summer.


Linen always looks good! Prices varied, but as a general rule, they were 50%- 70%  off the normal price. Check out your vintage stores next time you wander.

31 January 2019 | Life-Style

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