This past Saturday, I decided to take a trip to New York to visit the Manhattan Vintage Clothing Show. I’ve been on the mailing list for years and I’ve always planned to go, but could never seem to make it happen. Well, not even torrential rain (it was pouring the entire day) could stop me and a few friends and I made the 2 hour trek to oogle, fondle and peruse the vintage treasures on display at the show.
And great thing we went because the trip was well worth it! The exhibitors were hardcore vintage dealers with everything from designer Chanel from the 70s and 80s to authentic 1920s flapper dresses, cloche hats and Victorian boots. There were impressive treasures and exquisite garments at every turn. I was awestruck by the highly curated collections and wanted every piece in my wardrobe!
Some of the impressive exhibitors included: