10 Myths About Vintage Clothes

10 Myths About Vintage Clothes

Here are the most common myths about vintage clothes that I hear as a vintage dealer:

1. I don’t want to wear pre-owned clothes.

Why not? That is what laundry detergent and dry cleaners are for. Wouldn’t you rather wear something that is sustainable and environmentally friendly than something that took massive amounts of oil to produce and ship to you?

 

Brief History of Brooke Cadwallader and One Special Dress

Brief History of Brooke Cadwallader and One Special Dress

Brooke Cadwallader wasa headliner in the high fashion of textiles and scarves. His scarves and fabrics were silk screened by hand and his designs were priced for prestigious clientele. Although expensive, his design inspired the world. The BBC shows a brief example of his scarves in 1947 in this clip.