re:New – Borough Vintage

By Kate | Women
Posted Jul 27, 2011

Many believe that the best vintage resources are found fashion cities likes New York, Paris or Milan.  But it’s also possible to find great relics from the past – in cities such as: St. Louis, Missouri. Owner, Dawna Sturdivant, is a former retail buyer and product development manager who has a knack for store merchandising and vintage clothing selection.  This background has helped Borough Vintage become an underground resource for designers, theatre managers, and fashion savvy women around the globe.  Borough Vintage‘s mission is to pick quality vintage pieces that are as easy to wear today, as they were in the past.  This focus on “classic” merchandise is evident in-store and on-line.  You are sure to find prototype pieces from the 1940′s through the 1980′s that have a feminine, bold, or global twist.

Here are some of Dawna’s favorite items right now:

This soft green and pink, off-the-shoulder 1970′s Feminine Garden Maxi Dress, with double-layer shoulder ruffle is fully-lined in pink underskirt, maxi length. $138 USD.

This 1980′s Carlos Falchi Buffalo Bag, with cross-body strap, is in very good, some wear to the soft leather. $98 USD.

This John Norman 1960′s Bold Polka Dot Dress with cream lace applique, 5 front decorative buttons and 10 placket pleats, is fully-pleated and lined, and comes with a matching patent leather belt. $168 USD. Ships everywhere.

re:New is a vintage fashion feature as part of Magnifeco‘s continued effort to support ethical and eco-fashion, in all of its forms.

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