Why not look a little dapper into the new year with some dashing 1920s gear. Take inspiration from Brideshead Revisted and opt for beige and creams, knits, scarves and waistcoats and macs. Take a look at the Paul Smith selection below to inspire, and don’t worry you can always search charity shops and high street stores to get a cheaper deal:
Mod it out with this skinny Tootal limited edition silk scarf. Be stylish and own a piece of history, Tootal has been around since 1799 serving the gentlemen of the day and then in the 1960s rising to an iconic status with the rise of mod culture in swinging London, and even today with gossip girl. You can pick this scarf up for $23.35.
Check it Out: www.atomretro.com
Scoot into spring with this fresh yellow look from John Smedley, a brand famous for its knitwear since the early 1900s. The london designer has produced a great style ascetic with this merino wool cardigan with v-neck topped with a matching merino wool ‘Thymus” scarf.
Bold and Fresh.
Check it Out: www.johnsmedley.com
This Danish designer has created a wonderful picnic scarf with a woven patchwork colour scheme of pinks, greys and greens.
Check it out: www.aloharag.com
With a the new economic problems why not suffer in style with a value for money stylish look !
First, everyone needs atleast one button up cardigan in their wardrobe. This Olive Cardigan at Topman is £25.00. The good thing is you can wear it casual and smart.
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Second, team the cardigan up with a pair of skinny fit tapered grey jeans from Uni Qlo.
This are a steal as they are on sale right now at £19.99. The quality is also good, made from 99% cotton. These are on limited offer so be fast! You can team these jeans up with any vintage T for a whole new look.
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Team your new jeans and cardigan up with a pair of white canvas pumps from Pop Boutique. Pop was one of the leading stores in Manchester and London which created the 1960s subcultural movements within the United Kingdom.
These shoes are throw away fashion, but at £12.00. You can also get them in A vibrant yellow, blue, grey and black.
Go to : www.pop-boutique.com
Next up, make the outfit pop with a pale yellow and grey check light weight scarf from Urban outfitters.This scarf is perfect to team up with the grey jeans and the olive cardigan. You can buy this Item for £15.00!
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Finally, top off with a vintage 1970s navy blue flight bag. The bag is from the Canadian airline ‘Wardair. The navy blue and the white trim add to a really stlyish and retro look for a casual day to day bag. You can pick this item up at Rokit for £30.00. www.rokit.co.uk
This green brown and burgundy plaid Christian Dior scarf is a hot steal on Ebay. The item is lambswool and is currently at $9.95. This scarf is perfect to dress up a plain and simple t-shirt or polo shirt, adding an small dose of retro chic to your look. The bidding ends on the 21st of December so you need to hurry.
Check it out for yourself: http://cgi.ebay.com/Mens-CHRISTIAN-DIOR-100-Lambswool-Plaid-Scarf_W0QQitemZ180314126179QQcmdZViewItemQQptZLH_DefaultDomain_0?hash=item180314126179&_trksid=p3286.c0.m14&_trkparms=72%3A570%7C66%3A2%7C65%3A12%7C39%3A1%7C240%3A1318%7C301%3A1%7C293%3A1%7C294%3A50