Well nobody was more excited than me when we got an order from the Doctor Who team. I used to watch Doctor Who as a child, though mostly watching from behind the armchair as it was so scary. I think the new show is doing a wonderful job, with the mix of scary, comedy and absurdity that was always a great part of Doctor Who. And, as usual, the ladies in our Facebook group, ‘I have a Vivien of... Read More
Here at Vivien of Holloway, we take any opportunity to get dressed up in our favourite outfits. This weekend is no exception with the Twinwood festival fast approaching! If you’re after some last minute outfit inspiration, look no further. Not only do we offer Next Day Delivery (when ordered before 2pm) for those last minute orders, the girls at our Holloway Road boutique are ready and raring to help you out! Why not opt for a Halterneck Circle Dress in a classic Polka Dot? Wear with your favourite vintage hat... Read More
At Vivien of Holloway, we have a wide variety of customers. Over the past few years we have seen a big increase in the amount of shoppers looking for an outfit for Prom. This pleases us greatly because we have an amazing selection of dresses just perfect for such a special occasion! The American tradition of Prom has become increasingly popular in the UK. It wasn’t until the 1950’s, as America was enjoying the luxury of the post-war economy, that Proms became more elaborate and expensive events. And this included... Read More
Here at Vivien of Holloway, we’re always looking forward to warmer months and as summer is fast approaching we thought a bit of wardrobe inspiration was in order! With the arrival of our latest sundress and a whole host of beautiful accessories to co-ordinate your outfits, be sure to stand out amongst the crowds this summer whether it’s by the seaside or a glamorous day at the races! For those balmy summer days we’re so hoping for, our new Anna dress is effortlessly stylish and cool. Team your Anna... Read More
Our latest Circle Skirts are just perfect for an effortlessly stylish outfit. Now available in beautiful new fabrics including our Wild Rose in Cerise, Purple and Royal, these lovely full-circle skirts create a classic 1950’s silhouette and can be worn with a petticoat underneath for a full, stand-out effect. Channel your inner Silver Screen Siren and team your Circle Skirt with a Halter Neck Top for a sassy summer look or go casual with a Gypsy Top. Perfect for picnics! As with all of our pieces, these gorgeous new... Read More
Protect your pin curls and rollers or create a true rockabilly 50’s look with our wide range of Bandanas! Create a 40’s land girl look,50’s pin up or transform into Rosie the Riveter herself with our fabulous head squares! 22inch x22inch Available in a wide range of colours and prints! Mix and match with your favorite outfits! Team your bandana with our 40’s swing trousers and jeans and one a plain or floral blouse and you are ready to rock the 40’s look!
Looking for something special for an elegant lady? These Vivien of Holloway treats are festive and fabulous. With a stunning variety of dresses and separates, there’s a classic red and green silhouette for every delicious damsel. Like our Satin Sarong for a luxurious wasp-waist, Satin Halterneck Circle Dress for a wow-factor party look, slinky Jezebel for eye-popping curves or 1950s Circle Skirt for jolly jivers. Merry shopping! x