Day Dress

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First Class New Kitty Dresses

I just announced on Facebook that we had some new Kitty Dresses coming and it created quite a stir. I know you ladies love this dress as much as I do. Originally designed as a Day Dress, I found it works just as well for evening.   I have chosen some deeper colours with an effective Anemone Print in Red and Teal this time. Also a fabulous Stamp Print in Black and Caramel and a gorgeous Pink Carousel design. You requested more novelty prints- so here you have them. They... Read More

The new Laura Dress from Vivien of Holloway 30/12/2015
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The New Laura Dress- Winter Wear from Daytime to Night

I’m sure by now you ladies are well aware that rather than design a range, I make what I would like to be wearing.                     Summer is no problem as we have Dresses for every occasion in warm weather. This transfers well into evening too, but for daytime winter wear there wasn’t so much choice.                     I used to just wear Pedal Pushers with boots and a turtleneck. Always dressed up with... Read More


New Kitty’s are here!

Our latest Kitty Dresses are finally here! As you know, at Vivien of Holloway we always strive to make the world a more glamorous place. The new Kitty is sure to hold up in the glamour stakes! It is the perfect day dress, ideal for work and play. Now available in eleven beautiful new prints, Kitty features lightly padded shoulders, a nipped in waist with a gathered skirt and pockets! The latest fabrics to arrive are the fabulous bronze and blue tones of Maple Leaf, the adorable Rose Stripe and... Read More

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Kitty’s in the sale!

We love a bargain here at Vivien of Holloway. So, what a treat it is to see the beautiful Kitty dress in the Sale! And what a bargain at just £49. Kitty is a lovely day dress with a cutaway collar and cap sleeves. The shoulders are padded to give even more shape and the skirt is gloriously gathered. Along with these fab features, the Kitty dress has pockets! Stylish and practical! But fear not, just because Kitty is in the sale doesn’t mean she’s not coming back. We are... Read More

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Time for tea.

We are very excited to announce the arrival of our latest 1940s Tea Dresses! A sought after style in any vintage lovers wardrobe, our version is true to the utility styles of World War II with some small updates to suit a modern figure and lifestyle. This lovely day dress features an A-line skirt cut to skim over the hips and fall just below the knee and a button-through blouson top gathered at the waist and bust with lightly padded shoulders for authentic shaping.   1940s loving ladies will be... Read More

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My Vintage Wardrobe

Mixing vintage gems with her own figure-flaunting repro creations, Vivien Wilson (the woman behind the much-loved Vivien of Holloway label) knows her vintage – and has the wardrobe to prove it. She gives Jen Barton a lesson in retro-meets-repro styling… Read more…


Brand New Sue & Swinging Circle Skirts

Good Afternoon, ladies! We’re very excited this weekend to be spoiling you with 2 new additions to the website. Welcome the brand new and updated Runaround Sue. A Vivien of Holloway favourite for a casual yet glamourous look, the Runaround Sue is now available in new, block colours. This dress is a fabulous, versatile wardrobe staple and is perfect for the chilly weather when layered with a long-sleeved top. Browse our wide range of jewellery and belts to accessorise the new Sue. Want more swing in your step? Look out... Read More