I’ve always had an interest in sustainable fashion, and to some extent, that’s where my love of vintage clothes started. There is plenty of sustainable fashion in Australia and New Zealand now, but there hasn’t always been. Vintage outfits were a good alternative. I would scour the op shops in New Zealand for vintage clothes, … Continue reading Vintage finds on my travels (when there were travels)
One of my first experiences of the world of vintage fashion is through film. Here are some films with exquisite vintage fashion ideas. Continue reading Film Fashion Swoon-athon | Green Door Vintage
If you’ve found yourself asking for a refund on 2020, you’re not alone. This year has served up enough crazy to last a decade. And while things are going to stay weird for a while, I feel like the collective breath we’ve all been holding might be starting its slow exhale. Just remember, folks. The … Continue reading Shop small to make the comeback stronger than the setback
One of the most common things I hear about vintage fashion is “I love vintage, but I just don’t think it suits me,” or simply, “I don’t know where to start.” If you’re someone who wistfully eyes up the girl in the epic vintage dress sashaying past but thinks that you can’t pull it off, … Continue reading Unlocking the world of vintage fashion
It’s a scary world out there in the wild (wasteful) west of fast fashion. We’ve reached a point where new garments are being produced (and thrown away) faster than the time it takes to read this sentence. To paint a picture of how much our fashion consumption has changed, just twenty years ago fashion companies … Continue reading Sustained style: is vintage part of the solution to our fast fashion problem?