Retruly Blog

5 questions to guide your vintage menswear purchases

Paul Armstrong, February 15. 2018

With recent years having seen a boom in the popularity of ‘vintage’ fashion, here at RETRuly, we thought you might appreciate a few pointers as to how you can get your look right when shopping for vintage menswear such as vintage denim jackets, whether through our own online marketplace or elsewhere.

Beware these common problems with women’s vintage coats

Paul Armstrong, February 15. 2018

Women’s vintage coats can be a fabulous addition to almost any self-respecting lady’s wardrobe – and why wouldn’t they be? After all, they come in so many intriguing styles in accordance with various iconic eras – from the cocoon and kimono shapes of the 1910s, right through to the short jackets and dusters of the 1980s.

How to buy retro furniture that genuinely enhances your home

Paul Armstrong, February 15. 2018

There are many reasons why one may purchase retro or vintage furniture. You may do so largely on practical and affordability grounds, given that it is, after all, such a good way to obtain decent-quality furniture for less. Other buyers, though, may be most motivated by the opportunity to bring together various furniture items that complement each other visually.

Buy better vintage T-shirts with these tips

Paul Armstrong, February 15. 2018

There aren’t too many better ways to add an instant sense of cool to your outfit, than donning a vintage T-shirt. It seems that every celebrity is now seen wearing them, and their look even shapes what we see on the catwalks.

What to think about when you buy vintage dresses

Paul Armstrong, February 15. 2018

It seems that you can barely walk down the street these days without a lovely lady sweeping past you wearing a stunning vintage or vintage-influenced dress – something that puts you in mind of an age long gone. Indeed, such dresses may make you feel nostalgic for an era that you may be too young to have even experienced.

Vintage Shopping Guide to Brick Lane E1

Paul Armstrong, February 15. 2018

As vintage enthusiasts we like nothing more than a vintage shopping trip in London. One of our favourite areas is Brick Lane, E1. In this blog we will present our favourite vintage shops.