Buying vintage clothes online is an exciting way to sample the style and collected items that shopkeepers have gathered from around the world. Vintage shopping is a lot more fun when you have a variety of options at your disposal. Choosing which shops are worth the cost and ordering from can be a hassle though, and you may end up very disappointed. We have carefully gathered the five best websites for vintage clothes, and we are sure you will find something amazing when you pursue their offerings.
The big comeback for brands like Laura Ashely, Jane Norman and Kookai are why vintage is the new quality clothing to be had. There are plenty of online must-haves to engage with.
Trashy Vintage operates out of an Etsy shop and an eBay shop. They offer a huge variety of clothing from dresses, blouses, trousers, accessories, and shoes. They have a constantly evolving collection of clothing pieces that range in price from very affordable to a little more pricey. Trashy is a well-respected business and a favourite little spot to shop online for many vintage junkies. They stock clothing from the '60s, '70s, '80s and '90s. This butterfly mini dress is an example of one of the adorable pieces you can find on any given day.
The below is from the runway of Paris Fashion Week 2021. Why buy the new line when you can buy vintage?
Nasty Gal is a website that offers vintage wares and new clothing items too. Their vintage clothing section is full of the hottest vintage pieces in the world. You will go nuts with their variety, the prices, and the unique styles that they offer. Their pieces are designer in nature. If you are looking for cheap thrills, then Nasty Gal is not the place to go. They offer high-quality designer dresses and tops that are from authentic designers. Chanel, Versace, Ghost, Versus, and Dolce and Gabbana are a few of the designers that are offered. Each piece is in supreme condition and may be cheaper than new pieces from the designer. This vintage Chanel knit top is one of many beautiful pieces that Nasty Gal sells in their vintage section.
Unique Vintage specializes in pin-up clothing, but there are tons of different options to keep vintage fashionistas satisfied. They also offer flapper wear, swimwear, and wedding dresses. This sets them apart from other vintage shops on the web. There is a huge range of options available, and there is also a variety of sizing options. Unique Vintage is one of the biggest sites with a plus-size section. Upcycling vintage clothes is a must this winter.
This Laura circle dress is the perfect retro addition to your closet, and Unique Vintage has many more like it.
ModCloth offers gorgeous clothing, accessories, and shoes that are vintage and vintage-inspired. Their pieces range in price from very affordable to more high-end prices. The dresses are truly one-of-a-kind and absolutely incredible in quality. ModCloth ships worldwide as well. This lace dress is one of the most stunning pieces available on the site. Rouched and gathered in all of the right places, it is sure to be a head-turning piece.
The Rusty Zipper
The Rusty Zipper was founded in 1995, and it continues to be one of the best sources on the Internet for vintage clothing. They sell dresses, blouses, trousers, skirts, accessories, shoes and handbags. They even offer men's clothing and suits for all fashion tastes. The Rusty Zipper starts in the '40s and goes all the way to the '90s for their vintage pieces. You are sure to find something fantastic there, such as this adorable knit poncho like below.
The Online Stores
Vestiaire, eBay, Etsy, and just launched Gucci now have a vintage section called the Vault. This is for the new Lady Gaga movie that comes out called The House Of Gucci. Also, brands like Laura Ashley, Jane Norman, and Kookai have now been declared as vintage clothing. Thanks to Gigi Hadid trending a vintage pink Kookai top.
A huge surge of these UK brands is getting a massive makeover. Both online and in-store. During this pandemic, it's the nostalgic return of the vintage that has us women stepping back in time.
Another massive online website is called Vinted.