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Think You're Bad At Thrifting? Watch These Videos For The Cure
Let's unpack this, shall we? What does it mean when you think you're "bad" at thrifting? You can't ever seem to find the good stuff you admire on other ...
May 27, 2016
How Zac Efron's Girlfriend Became L.A.'s Vintage Queen
If discovering the ultimate in vintage apparel and accessories were a superpower, Sami Miro would be Wonder Woman. The L.A.-based stylist, model, and ...
Mar 24, 2016
Insider Tips From The Vintage Store Rihanna Swears By
When Rihanna took the stage at the Saturday Night Live season finale to perform her hit "Bitch Better Have My Money," it wasn't the explicit lyrics that ...
Sep 8, 2015
How To Tell If Your Vintage Designer Bag Is Actually A Fake
When you score an incredible vintage designer bag, you've got full bragging rights. After all, the other chumps out there paid full retail, and you got it ...
Aug 19, 2015
5 Things You Can Always Buy Thrift — & 10 Ways To Wear 'Em!
As a fashion journalist, I'm always asking people to define their personal style. But when the question comes back at me, I find it's a hard one to answer...
Annie Georgia Greenb...
Jun 29, 2015
9 Online Shops To Score Vintage — From Retro T-Shirts to Chanel
There’s something magical about shopping in your favorite vintage store — inspecting the racks hopefully for fresh, fabulous pieces from eras past, ...
Fawnia Soo Hoo
May 31, 2015
7 Ways To Shop Vintage Furniture Like A Pro
A renewed interest in all things midcentury modern has sparked a vintage renaissance for thrifty folk. But, how do you know what treasures to shell out for...
Sep 29, 2014
Confession: I’m A Vintage Virgin
I want the world to know that I just had my first time. You probably wouldn’t guess it, knowing how much experience I have. But, the truth is, I’ve never...
Sep 25, 2014
Vintage Tips From R29's Most Eclectic
Don't get us wrong: We love fast fashion. But, those easy-to-wear, easy-to-buy finds from our favorite stores inevitably end up on everyone. And, we'd ...
Jul 8, 2014
Shop Vintage Like A Pro: The Cheat Sheet
It's a rare thing for us to leave the house in an ensemble that doesn't include at least one piece of vintage. Mixing in a fresh but found item is one of...
Apr 11, 2014
Vintage Shopping Secrets Straight From The Experts
The secret’s out: The DMV has one of the most happening vintage scenes around. Washingtonians' insatiable appetite for sharp duds and gorgeous homes means ...
Oct 24, 2013
Secrets To Shopping Vintage, Revealed!
There isn't a hipster in town who doesn't love vintage, but I can out-thrift them all. Shopping vintage is my way to be creative with my style while ...
Aug 9, 2013
How To Thrift Like A Pro: 5 Genius Shopping Secrets
Racks upon stacks upon piles of unsized, unlabeled, unsorted clothing and accessories: For some of us, this visual evokes feelings of excitement, bliss, ...
Mar 9, 2013
10 London Vintage Stores That NEED To Be On Your Radar
There's no denying London’s status as a utopia for vintage nerds, but let's be honest: For every store crammed with gems, there are countless places ...
Dec 3, 2012
This New E-Commerce Lets You Shop Vintage (In PJs), Plus 30% Off!
One of the roughest parts about thrift or vintage shopping is that it often takes heaps of endurance, sifting through racks and racks of "what is that?" ...
Annie Georgia Greenb...
Oct 2, 2012
How To Shop Vintage–Secrets From The Pros!
Love the feeling you get when you snatch a super-sweet vintage score? Us, too. Hate all the legwork involved? Oh, yeah. Let’s face it, sometimes the thrill...
Jul 22, 2012
5 Things To Know This AM
It's a bird. It's a plane. No, it's just a "Cloud City" on the roof of the Met and we're so amped to pay it a visit. Meanwhile, peep the pics of the ...
May 18, 2012
Mix Old And New At This Vintage Shopping Event In Wicker Park
If you've ever felt overwhelmed walking into a vintage market or thrift shop, this is the event for you. From April 27 to 29, local stylist Mel Muoio is ...
Apr 26, 2012
One Night Stand: A 4 Hour Vintage Shopping/Drinking Soiree
As if we didn't give you enough local vintage lookouts lately, we found out that Lester's, the funky Wynwood coffee, wine, and beer day lounge, is ...
Feb 22, 2012
Shop Vintage Clothing, Accessories, And (Eee!) Furniture This Friday
If your fervor for finding vintage never dies, we've found an epic event for you. This Friday and Saturday, don't miss The Loft, a vintage showroom event...
Jan 23, 2012
Gold Motel Loves Vintage Shopping, Sparkles, & Chicago's Dance Moves
Photo: Stunt Company/Matt Wignall Not everyone is consumed by caroling and spiced wine drinking and wrapping presents in tin foil. Some of us just ...
Dec 21, 2011
Sweet Shopping! Score Some Dreamy Vintage In Anacostia This Weekend
Fans of vintage frocks will want to flock to the Anacostia Art Gallery & Boutique this weekend, when online shop Thelma's Vanity hosts its first-ever...
Dec 8, 2011
A Cool New Way To Shop Vintage In L.A.
If Pockets Talked brings the best vintage designer duds from all over L.A straight to you with just a click of your mouse
Jun 7, 2011
5 Vintage Shopping Tips You Need To Know Now
The sweet satisfaction of scoring the perfect vintage find is completely unmatched. But it comes crashing down once you're spotted on the street sporting...
Jun 6, 2011
Pop-Up Party: Shop Vintage In Venice This Weekend
If you’re in the mood to party and shop for some cool vintage, then you might want stop by Pop-Up Shop Vintage Party at Euphoria Salon in Venice this ...
Apr 29, 2011
Santos Party House Throws A Vintage Shopping Event
We normally associate Santos Party House with nights that don't end 'til sunrise, but Olivia Marino, a knitwear designer at Marc Jacobs, is changing up our...
May 6, 2010