There’s not much that can get your adrenaline pumping like a live television segment! This past Tuesday, we had the unique pleasure of experiencing that rush when five of our models showed off several Oscar “Looks for Less” on FOX TV’s Los Angeles’ morning news program “Good Day LA”. While the segment went off without a hitch and was over in just a matter of minutes, getting ready for our spotlight was another story!
Well, Hollywood’s elite may have played dress up this past Sunday night at the 85th Academy Awards, but the sensational model brigade of Unique Vintage got to strut their own stuff for the camera today on FOX’s morning show, Good Day LA! Devon, Kylie, Ashley, Taylor and Amanda smiled, waved and stunned their viewers in a dazzling array of gowns, all of which are remarkably similar to the styles worn on the red carpet. The reason for this incredible honor? Our dresses are just a small fraction of the cost. So there. Amanda Seyfried, Reese Witherspoon, Kerry Washington, Jennifer Garner and Catherine Zeta-Jones…the next time you need a fancy frock, check these out:
The 2013 Oscars took Hollywood by storm last night, and Unique Vintage is on it! Let’s take a stroll down the Red Carpet, shall we?
Amy Adams in Oscar De La Renta
Ms. Adams stunned in a pale gown, which seems to be all the rage this award season. A fitted strapless bodice is complimented by layer upon layer of ruffled tulle. Get the same look in a stunning pale shade of pink with laser cut pieces along the skirt portion.
“Our ability to accessorize is what separates us from the animals.” – Clairee Belcher, Steel Magnolias
Fighting shade with shade has long since been a time honored tradition for decades. Here at Unique Vintage, we specialize in putting the fabulous back on your face where it belongs. Any pin-up can tell you that the key to a truly fabulous outfit is all in the accessories. Throw on your heels and come walk with us as we take a peek at this seasons latest and greatest in eyewear. (more…)
In TLC’s newest creation, “Wives With Beeshives,” the 1950s Vintage Inspired Dresses are almost a character themselves! The channel normally known for the exploitation of both Compulsive Hoarders and Child Beauty Pageant Contestants, now takes a look at a sect of culture we happen to be fairly familiar with. From the haircurlers to the Tom Collins waiting for your husband when he walks in the door, the 1950’s are often fetishized in various degrees- with these ladies taking it to a mid-century extreme.
The beautiful and talented women of the Miss America 2013 pageant each have their own unique sense of style. The Top 5 contenders took a few fashion-forward risks with their formal gown choices, with daring cutouts and modern details. Read on to see how you can channel your favorite beauty queen by picking a gown inspired by the Miss America 2013 contestants: