I’ve been into vintage shopping since day dot. The history and the quality of the garments, along with the guaranteed originality of your finds, just tickles my fancy. I find it super bloody fun to hunt for goodies, whether that’s at a curated IRL or online vintage shop or a thrift store.
I recently found myself hankering for a good vintage buy, so decided to take a trip back through our #STREET365 archives to see what advice I could find on the matter. Turns out we’re overflowing with hot tips, suggestions and advice on this V.I.P matter from our favourite ladiez, so thought it my duty to create a lil’ list of places to go to fulfil all your vintage shopping desires.
Get ready to find some gems below!
“My shopping spot for vintage in Sydney is Storeroom – I hear they are opening a gallery style store very soon…”
“NYC has tons of options to get out of the fast-fashion rut and upgrade any closet with one-of-a-kind outfits. The best vintage clothing stores are Star Struck Vintage Clothing, Mr. Throwback, 10 ft Single by Stella Dallas and L Train Vintage.”
“Purple 22 has the best vintage in Sydney. Poppy, the owner—who also reads fortunes in a room out back—is exemplar at finding items no-one else does: campy circus costumes, floor-length coloured leather, early 2000s denim.”