Blog — small business
Posted by Miss Chloe on
We are so beyond excited to announce the arrival of three fabulous new jewellery brands to the boutique and online store! We are committed to reducing the impact that the fashion industry has on the planet with small, measurable steps every day. That’s why we have hand selected these brands for their beautiful, timeless designs and dedication to reducing the environmental impact of the fashion manufacturing process. At Voluptuous Vintage, we believe that anything we buy should be a lasting addition to our wardrobe and should be available to all budgets. That’s why we’re excited that these brands place an emphasis...
- Tags: 50s style, accessories, Acryllic, Bakelite, Big Metal London, Brooch, Demi-Fine, eco friendly, Esa Evans, garden party, hampshire, Handmade, Jennifer Loiselle, Jewellery, retro, retro style, retrospec'd, small business, vintage, vintage style
Posted by Miss Chloe on
For those among us who love shopping, it isn’t just about picking up something you like and taking it home with you. It’s about feeling different fabrics on your skin, their drape, the texture of their weave, their intricate beading and embroidery, the way they flow with your movement. It’s about the smell of new shoes fresh out of the box, artisan perfumes, and freshly poured tea. It’s about the uplifting conversations you’ll have which go beyond polite chit-chat. That’s why, for me, the boutique experience can’t be beaten. I never just leave with a piece of vintage fashion that...
- Tags: 40s style, alverstoke, Curvy Girls, dresses, Dresses with pockets, everybody welcome, gosport, hampshire, Midsize Fashion, Pin Up, Plussize Fashion, portsmouth, Pretty Retro, shop local, small business, vintage, vintage style
Posted by Mrs Darling on
Summer is officially upon us, and the sun has already begun to make a much-welcomed appearance, so with that in mind, we are so excited to tell you some more about one of our absolute favourite smaller brands all the way across the pond in Australia. We’re delighted to be able to support our friends at Retrospec’d. What’s more; we’re currently the sole UK stockist of this season’s Retrospec’d pretties, so read on for more on this season’s collection and just why we think you'll find them in your favourite picks too! We know that our customers both online and instore...
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