It’s all about the look for that special event, but no one ever wants to look the same as someone else. Also, getting the look with a bargain is always a good thing with the sluggish economy. What is the best way to get that unique look for a good price? It’s by going with vintage clothing. Where are the best places to find that unique vintage clothing for a good deal? Take a look at these suggestions from PopCity Media.
5890 Ellsworth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15232-1738
This vintage clothing store is located in Shady Side and carries men’s and women’s clothing and accessories that date from the Victorian period to the 1970s! Not only can you look at the clothing when you come in, but it serves as the decorations around the store. According to their website, this unique store has a “Hollywood following that includes Jamie Lee Curtis, Robert Downey Jr., Willis Garson, Alice Eve, Catherine Keener, Helen Mirren and Frances McDormand.” Hey Betty! has a very unique collection of clothing that you cannot miss out on!
Eons Fashion Antiques
5850 Ellsworth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15232-1775
Eons Fashion Antiques is located down the street from Hey Betty! in Shady Side. This shop has fashions from past decades but one can also find an article of clothing from today occasionally. When coming into the store, shoppers will find that clothing is “listed by its waist size and the era it’s from,” according to PopCity. Eons Fashion Antiques has clothing from the 1880s to the 1980s that can be suited for any occasion.
Crimes of Fashion
4628 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
College students frequent this vintage store because of its location on Forbes Avenue, between Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh. This vintage clothing store sells clothing that dates back to the 1920s and they are big in selling their items from the 1970s. Crimes of Fashion has your unique look that is unlike what is in stores now.
1405 East Carson Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15203
This vintage store located on Pittsburgh’s South Side, not only sells unique clothing from the 1920s to the 1980s, but sells hats, luggage, accessories and shoes. Women’s clothing is not the only clothing sold here, Yesterday’s News sells men’s clothing too! Yesterday’s News has two great benefits, one clothing to buy and wear, and two, great items to collect!
For more information on the Guide to Vintage Clothing, check out Heidi Price’s article on PopCity Media: http://www.popcitymedia.com/features/vintage0808.aspx .