Category Archives: vintage

Rockabilly Weekender in Spain

  Trying to avoid the cold weather after being in Australia, it wasn’t hard to tempt me over to Spain for a Rockabilly Weekender. Especially since so many of my friends were playing. So after I organised for the new Kitty Dresses to be made I headed for City Airport. We got a really good deal on our trip and … Continue reading

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The Shooting Stars

Will you be a Sweetheart or a Heartbreaker?

Valentine’s Day is always a great excuse to dress up. There are always plenty of parties to go to- all you have to decide is if you see yourself as a Sweetheart or a Heartbreaker…or maybe a bit of both. Whatever you decide you can be sure to find a great outfit on our website. Nothing says Sweetheart better than … Continue reading

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Road to the Orient

Well ladies, I think we’ve outdone ourselves this time with our new Oriental Sarong and Bolero Sets. They have arrived slightly late, as we were waiting on the fabric that was taking the long journey from Japan.                           The designs have been taken from Vintage Kimono patterns and … Continue reading

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Fresh New Florals!

I’m sure you ladies have seen all our lovely new florals this season. Since I know many of you just can’t get enough of these dresses we have decided that most of the prints will be limited edition. This means we will probably only do one run rather than carry the fabric for a whole season. Most of the new … Continue reading

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Fresh New Florals Limited Edition

Swinging Slacks!

Well we know how much you love our 1940s style trousers so we try to keep the new fabrics coming. The neatly fitted waist and the flowing legs on these pants are completely reminiscent of the glamour of the 1940s. Such a classic shape but also comfortable and perfect for work rest or play. Smart for the office comfy for … Continue reading

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Christmas Gift Guide!

Are you looking for that special something for your partner? Or perhaps a vintage filled secret santa present? Well, there is still plenty of time to make some wonderful purchases, either from our Shop in Holloway road or online! If you’re looking for a classic vintage gift, take a look through our accessories. Accessories are essential to completing the perfect … Continue reading

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Team Member Marie’s Outfit Inspiration!

Next in the spotlight for our series of outfit inspirations from our wonderful team is the beautiful Marie. Marie not only helps out at our Holloway Road boutique, she is also Vivien of Holloway’s Accessories Buyer! She sources and purchases the incredible selection of Jewellery, Hair Accessories and Petticoats we have to offer online and in store. With a natural … Continue reading

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Fabulous 40’s Trousers!

Here at Vivien of Holloway, we love a change in season. Nothing thrills us more than the thought of a fabulous Autumn wardrobe and planning wonderful outfits fills us with joy! A staple for any vintage loving gals wardrobe this Autumn has to be our fantastic new 1940’s Swing Trousers. These super slacks are perfect for work and play throughout … Continue reading

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Vivien of Holloway at the Playboy Club!

We don’t need an excuse to get dolled up here at Vivien of Holloway. But when an amazing opportunity like an event at the Playboy Club in London’s Mayfair comes along, we can’t help but go all out! On Friday 18th July Vivien of Holloway are joining forces with the world renowned Playboy Club in Mayfair to host Lounge at … Continue reading

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Vintage Style with Vivien of Holloway

Here at Vivien of Holloway, we are always striving to recreate the perfect silhouettes of the 1940’s and 1950’s. One of the most popular shapes of the 50’s has to be the full circle skirt, with a nipped in waist and delicate blouse, worn by the iconic Audrey Hepburn in Roman Holiday. But how do I get that look?! We … Continue reading

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