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Women’s Fashion Advice – Vintage Can Be Tasteful!

The joy of vintage shopping is in finding something unique that no one else has. There is something very satisfying in finding that perfect vintage piece or in finding a few items that you then pull together to create a one-of-a-kind look.

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There is no doubt that vintage and retro style adds a touch of class. But finding really good pre-loved pieces definitely requires practice. Vintage shopping can be a little intimidating if it isn’t something you’ve done before.

Sometimes vintage sizes can be confusing and you need to have a good understanding of the market to appreciate the real value of a piece. You also need to become adept at avoiding (or masking) moth-holes. Look out for missing buttons and other fastenings, ineffective zips and make sure any accessories that come with the outfit, like belts are in good nick. If there are belt loops but no belt you might be able to negotiate a discount.

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Men’s Fashion Advice – Winter Wear for the Football Fan

If you are looking for a winter jacket and are also a football fanatic, then the choices of outerwear to keep you warm and support your team are endless. The styles range from lighter jackets, to down puffer-coats and wool jackets. Whatever style you choose, you can have with your team’s emblem. It doesn’t matter whether you are a college football fan or a fan of the NFL, you’ll be able to find the perfect jacket style for you.

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Men’s Fashion Advice: The Cyclical Nature of Men’s Fashion

If you look around at what is popular for today, it is surprisingly familiar. Fashions popular in the 1980s, 70s, 60s, 50s, and even earlier are available for purchase in today’s hottest fashion shops. It seems that all the modern person wants to do is dress like someone from the past. In 2012, the hottest new styles aren’t new at all, but actually fashions popular in past decades. The timeless nature of these clothes keep them popular beyond their first use. If you want to look trendy for today, try some of these popular cheap vintage clothing styles for men and women from the past.


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Ties haven’t been popular for men in several decades, but today they are back again. Skinny ties found in the 1960s are one of the most popular tie styles for today. Men can now wear ties nearly everywhere without people making fun of them because ties are one of the trendiest vintage items for men in 2012.


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