Strong prints and bold textural fabrics are always a great way for designers to inject some obvious vintage inspiration into their pieces, but these can often be the choices that are hardest to wear in clothing. Using both those things in an easy to wear statement piece, this Leopard Joanie Handbag from Fred Flare has tons of retro charm.
Pearl Lowe has been designing vintage inspired dresses for Peacocks for a while now. Her latest collection, inspired by her 4 year old daughter Betty, uses all the hallmarks of her adult designs but creates some very cute party dresses for girls aged 1-6.
While much of the fifties styled fodder from retro brands can be on the vampish and sexier side of the era's style, a more demure look can be just as appealing for lovers of vintage style. That's what makes this Anchor Print Dress from Oasis such a great look, with its more downbeat interpretation.
Fancy some '50s-style motoring without breaking the bank? This 1957 Hillman Minx car could be for you.
This 45RPM print by Charlotte Farmer for Found is a nice piece of artwork for music fans.