For those of us of a more generous frame finding vintage clothing to fit can be tricky and this is where reproduction can help, and there are some wonderful places out there to cheer up your wardrobe and give you that vintage feeling – and you can satisfy yourself with genuive vintage treats and finds by way of bags, purses braclets, earrings, compacts and so on.
The wonder vintage blog Chronically Vintage has recently written about this and gives a few tips. If you live in or near to London then you are lucky as there are many vintage and reproduction vintage/retro shops around but I know such finds can be tricky elsewhere.
I would love to do a tour of the vintage fairs, shops and reproduction shops in and around the UK and Ireland, and hopefully get out into the wider world of vintage loveliness.
For now though may I heartily recommend taking a loving look at this pretty bloggy: