Vintage is a word that is often thrown around when describing articles of clothing/accessories that are used or old. But many people often fail to make the distinction between something old and valuable and just pre-loved fashion.
Did you know that Vintage comes from the wine-making business and it is meant to describe the process of picking grapes grown and harvested in a single specified year therefore creating the finished product a vintage wine?
So in the fashion world, the word Vintage refers to any clothing item that was produced after 1920 and at least 20 years old from the present day. Vintage items are those that were produced in 1993 or earlier.
I happen to love when certain vintage fashions come back in style giving us the ability to mix and match the new with the old. Here are some of my latest loves in vintage.