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TwinwoodFestival 20/08/2014
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Get ready for Twinwood!

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


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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We love Shorts!

At Vivien of Holloway, we don’t need an excuse to get outside and show off our pins in the summer. It just so happens that here in London we’ve been having a rather warm spell so it’s a good job we’re all stocked up in our high waisted Shorts! These beauties are just the most flattering pair of Shorts you will ever own. Once you’ve tried them you won’t want to take them off! Designed to flatter and enhance, Vivien has ensured these shorts are cut to hit at the... Read More

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Just crazy about Jezebel!

  At Vivien of Holloway, we do love an elegant neckline and figure flaunting skirt. That’s where our Jezebel comes in! The Jezebel Dress combines these elements with the added authentically 1950’s touch of a half-peplum, to really boost those curves. The great news is that this best loved style is now re-stocked in lots of gorgeous fabrics!   The wrap top of the Jezebel dress is flattering for all bust sizes and gives a little bit of coverage for those of us conscious of our arms! The pencil skirt... Read More

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Shop Girl Jessica’s Outfit Inspiration!

  At Vivien of Holloway we’re often asked for advice on how to style our favourite outfits. The girls are always happy to help so here is our lovely Jessica to tell you all about her most loved Vivien of Holloway outfits for work and play! Take it away Jess!   Jezebel is my favourite go-to dress for an evening out; I find it is the most flattering style for me, simple but effective! I always wear it with peep toe shoes to lengthen the legs, seamed stockings and Pearl... Read More

Playboy Club 15/07/2014
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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 Baroque, an evening of late 50’s and early 60’s live music from The Bluejays and Adam Ficek with special guest DJ Trev Collins spinning golden oldies until late. But what... Read More

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Gorgeous Gingham!

Here at Vivien of Holloway, Gingham is a way of life. Our Halterneck and Gypsy Tops in Red, Black, Blue and Pink Gingham are wardrobe staples for the warmer months. We simply can’t get enough of it! Gingham first arrived in Europe in the 17th Century as a striped fabric and evolved into a check when being produced in Manchester mills. Worn famously by French actress Brigitte Bardot for her wedding dress, Gingham became so popular there were shortages of the fabric at the time! So, to add to the... Read More

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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 hear you cry! Well, look no further than Vivien of Holloway. The Perfect Skirt – our Circle Skirts are a riot of fabric and drape in just the right way... Read More

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Summer at Vivien of Holloway!

At Vivien of Holloway, we love summer. It’s the best time of year for our cutest outfits and with this warm spell we’ve been having we thought we’d treat you to some more style inspiration! Our Capris are a summer wardrobe must have and are soon to be restocked just in time for holiday season! Such an incredibly flattering shape, these Capris are designed to nip in at the waist with cute winged pockets and a central zip and button fastening at the back. Wear with one of our latest... Read More

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Screamin’ Style!

This weekend is the last chance to shop for the amazing Screamin’ Festival, a rockin’ weekend packed full of 50’s rock and rhythm held in Calella, Barcelona. It’s only right to treat yourself to a new outfit from Vivien of Holloway! Our gorgeous new Cropped Gypsy Tops have arrived just in time for a weekend in sunny Spain. Team these authentic tops featuring vintage Ric-Rac with a pair of our High Waisted Shorts for a cheeky 50’s look whilst strolling along the beach. For the balmy evenings, partner up your... Read More