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How to Steal that Vintage Style with SHOES!

Ruffalo-Gal vintage style bootie

Shoes are great, often expensive, but well worth it! There are all sorts of styles around these days and it’s hard to keep up with it all. Yet on style that will always be a timeless classic is vintage fashion.

Vintage fashion defined: clothing & accessories from 1920s – 1980s, referring to an older style that is usually second-hand or produced in that era but not yet worn, and usually of a higher value. You can also get reproduction vintage clothing and shoes, which is considered to be an exact replica of a particular vintage style, but it has been recently made.

Vintage fashion offer unique items that:

  • you won’t see anyone else wearing
  • are good quality products meant to last a lifetime
  • great value for money
  • mark an appreciation of the past
  • are often thought of as a good investment!

Ruffalo-Gal Booties

There are a lot of celebrities that wear vintage looks, including the likes of Kate Moss, Julia Roberts and the characters from the well-known series, Sex and the City, which have all helped to add more glam appeal to vintage clothing. Nowadays there is also a bigger emphasis on being environmentally friendly, so the sustainability of vintage clothes is very alluring to many eco-conscious fashion lovers. And the best part? There are a ton of vintage footwear styles out there to make those around you green with envy!

Zara perforated Flats

Summerville vintage-style brogues

Vintage Tip: If you’re looking for more vintage styles, it's recommended that you rummage through your grandma's old clothes or the local charity & thrift shops to eventually find some keepers! So that’s the low-down on vintage-styles and hope the retro designs showcased will appeal to the vintage lovers out there!


Nisha Sharma works as the editor for pretty small shoes and has been been representing the business for the last 2 years.
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Thursday 23rd of June 2011

I absolutely LOVE this post and I am drooling over those blue brogues!