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How to Mix Vintage with Modern Fashion

How to Mix Vintage with Modern Fashion

Tips on Mixing Vintage with Modern Fashion! You often ask me in comments how to wear and mix vintage clothes with those of contemporary designers. The thinking behind this is to avoid looking too costumey or like an extra from Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries. Not that there is anything wrong with looking like you’ve just stepped out from a scene playing…

Crush Vintage shop of the week!

Crush Vintage shop of the week!

Meine Damen und Herren, Mesdames et Messieurs, Ladies and Gentlemen! For my weekly Q&A in the Vintage Shop Of The Week section.  I present you with Crush Vintage, run by two friends whose mutual passion for vintage fashion led to the creation of a shop filled with real treasures for savvy vintage shoppers like myself where you can find garments…

Vintage Fashion Blog with a Modern Twist

Vintage Fashion Blog with a Modern Twist

It’s Beyond My Control-Introduction to My Vintage Fashion Blog Welcome to my vintage fashion blog with a slightly modern twist. My name is Dominique de Merteuil. I’m a vintage fashion scribbler, fashion history nerd and the founder of the It’s Beyond My Control website I started in 2012. This post is merely an introduction to It’s Beyond My Control, along…