Finding the ideal vintage tee can be challenging, but it's such a versatile piece it's worth the effort. I love the look of a tailored outfit mixed with a tissue-thin top from the '70s or '80s. There are several factors that come into play, from the type of shirt to the fit (not to mention, making sure it doesn't have any gross stains or smells). I focused on two main priorities; a shirt that was music-related and had a worn-out softness. I'm particularly drawn to shirts that have some sort of a meaning and found an Iron Maiden top (one of my husband's favorite bands), which had great coloring and fit me nicely. The best part: it will work just as well with a pair of cut-offs and a baseball hat as it will tucked into a leather pencil skirt and heels.
My Vintage Clothing Shopping Tips
There are two types of people when it comes to thrifting or flea markets: Those who are intimidated (or just plain grossed out) by the whole experience, or those who love nothing better than the hunt. I’m part of the latter group and while it’s helpful to go in with a plan, I’ve ...read more