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6th anniversary fair preview

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Have you got Clerkenwell Vintage Fashion Fair booked in your diary this weekend? If not, why not?! It’s your last chance to buy yourself some beautiful new additions for your summer wardrobe as we won’t be back until September. Joining us and our traders is the glamorous Kitty Mazinsky who’ll be singing classic jazz & [...]

Vintage summer fashion inspiration

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Our anniversary fair on 31st May is also your last chance to get your hands on some beautiful vintage at Clerkenwell until September! Our traders will be bringing their finest summer dresses, bathing suits and polo shirts to kit you out for the sunny months ahead before we take a break for the holidays. If [...]

20th century icons we share a birthday with

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Our May fair is always a special one for us; it’s our birthday! This year Clerkenwell Vintage Fashion Fair turns six years old (only 19 more to go until we officially become vintage). On 31st May we’ll be donning our party frocks to celebrate with our 50 vintage traders, many of whom have been with [...]

Afternoon tea etiquette

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It’s a great British tradition, and one of the highlights of our day at the fair. Yes, it wouldn’t be a true day out at Clerkenwell Vintage Fashion Fair without a spot of afternoon tea. Our delightful tearoom serves delicious homemade sandwiches and cakes and tea served in delicate vintage cups, all whilst our glamorous [...]

Suffragette symbols in jewellery and accessories

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Next week, in case you’d somehow managed to avoid it, is poling day for the UK. At the 2010 general election, almost 30 million people turned out to vote, imagine if that had been half? Ninety-seven years ago, that would have been the case with a large number of the UK’s voice not being heard [...]

How to use vintage in your home

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It’s fair to say that our vintage obsession extends beyond clothes. We’re firm believers that vintage fashion can still look current and stylish today, and the same goes for vintage interiors. It’s surprisingly easy to add a vintage touch to your home and the thrill of telling your friends ‘oh this? It’s vintage’ is just [...]

Athena’s spring makeover tips

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If you were at our spring fair last Sunday, no doubt you’ve picked up some beautiful new clothes and accessories for your spring wardrobe (we know we did). Now you just need the beauty look to go with it! Spring is the perfect time for a wardrobe clear out and a fresh new makeover ready [...]

Summer Fair 31st May, Vintage Fashion Fair 2015

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Summer Fair 31st May 11am-5pm £4 entry (£2 with NUS card) Happy Birthday Clerkenwell Vintage Fashion Fair! London’s definitive vintage fair celebrates its 6th anniversary on 31st May. Since launching in 2009, Clerkenwell Vintage Fashion Fair has received awards including a Time Out Best Shops badge, Best vintage fair in The Vintage Guide to London [...]

Spring Fair 12th April Preview

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Have you got the date in your diary? This Sunday is Clerkenwell Vintage Fashion Fair’s spring edition which means over 50 stalls of beautiful womenswear, menswear and accessories for the new season plus lots, lots more. If you’re joining us on the 12th at The Old Finsbury Town Hall, there’s plenty to look forward to [...]

Our favourite outfits from Easter Parade

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Whether we’re spending it with family or friends, leaving town or staying indoors to avoid the April showers, there’s one thing we’re guaranteed to do at Easter and that’s watch ‘Easter Parade’. The classic 1948 movie starring Judy Garland and Fred Astaire follows the story of a dancer (Astaire) whose partner leaves him to go [...]