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Cannes FIlm Festival: The Pinnacle of Glamour
Cannes FIlm Festival: The Pinnacle of Glamour

As Cannes Film Festival 2019 kicks off this week, Open for Vintage takes a look at its iconic history, and the reputation it has built for hosting one of the world’s most glamorous red carpets.

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Fashion Revolution Week
Fashion Revolution Week

At the heart of Open for Vintage is a mission to do good. By connecting customers with the best in luxury vintage from around the world, we help to contribute to a more circular fashion industry.

At ...

Vivienne Westwood, the self proclaimed Queen of Fashion
Vivienne Westwood, the self proclaimed Queen of Fashion

The self-proclaimed (without argument) queen of fashion and ​outspoken campaigner, Vivienne Westwood has been at the epicentre of British fashion since the 1970's. Starting out selling her punk-inspir...

Spring Summer Trends You Wore Before
Spring Summer Trends You Wore Before

As we’ve seen across many fashion shows over the last few years, there’s no need to reminisce when it comes to fashion. With the 1970s and 80s at the forefront of influenced styles deemed hot for SS19...

World Water Day
World Water Day

Open for Vintage was born for many reasons, not just for our love of fashion, but because the world we live and the people that inhabit it are facing an inevitable crisis. 

Open for Vintage allows us...

Vintage Mother's Day
Vintage Mother's Day

Mother’s day is such a special time of the year, one that is celebrated across many countries. However, Mother’s day as we know it is held on different dates in the UK and US, because they are differe...

Chinese New Year Fashion
Chinese New Year Fashion

Gong Hey Fat Choy! Happy Chinese New Year or Happy Lunar New Year! Last year was the year of the dog, and this year, we welcome the year of the Pig, which is the last Zodiac animal in the Chinese luna...

London Fashion Week
London Fashion Week

London Fashion Week – what you need to know

The five-day London Fashion Week (LFW) event is back this February and there is so much to look forward to. London is traditionally known for its young desi...

Haute Couture
Haute Couture

Haute Couture, everything you didn’t know

How much do you know about Haute Couture? You may have heard of it as the term is thrown around a lot. However, it is usually used incorrectly and the intric...

Vintage Valentine
Vintage Valentine

Every February 14th, in many places around the world, cards, flowers and gifts are exchanged between loved ones. Why? Well there are many notions, and you’ll likely get a different story depending on ...

Sustainable New Year Resolutions
Sustainable New Year Resolutions

When planning your New Year’s resolutions, it’s easy to think about how you can improve yourself; be healthier, eat cleaner, make time to learn something new, see friends and family more. The list is ...

Think Vintage This Christmas
Think Vintage This Christmas

Christmas: an incredibly important and popular season. It’s regarded as both a sacred religious holiday and a worldwide cultural, commercial phenomenon.  Whether you personally celebrate Christmas o...

When The Sun Shines Hot and The Wind Blows Cold, Sunglasses Please
When The Sun Shines Hot and The Wind Blows Cold, Sunglasses Please

Sunglasses are not just a seasonal trend, they’re an all-year-round must. Even when the summer finally decides to leave us, that winter sun needs protecting from. Even when it’s not sunny, they’re sti...

It’s All About The Handbag
It’s All About The Handbag

The handbag has reportedly been an accessory adorned by both men and women as far back as 1500AD. Handbags, however, slowly began to disappear throughout the course of the 17th century due to the intr...

Customers Showing the Fashion Industry the Way to a Sustainable Future…
Customers Showing the Fashion Industry the Way to a Sustainable Future…

In July of this year, there was a milestone moment on the fashion industry’s path towards a more sustainable future. 

Burberry, one of the world’s most prestigious luxury brands, was on the receiving...

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