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UV Staffer Favs: Ellie our Fabulous Unique Vintage Fashion Designer

January 3, 2014 by Unique Vintage | Pin Up, Vintage Inspired

Meet Ellie! Our very talented and always fabulous fashion designer. Most days she can be found selecting fabrics and creating new vintage-inspired designs for our very own Unique Vintage Brand. She let us take a peek at her UV wish list and shared just a few of her favorite pieces.

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“I love the fact that I can shop at Unique Vintage and find a outfit for any occasion. Not only does UV have the perfect dresses for an evening out, I can always count on finding vintage-inspired designs for the beach, a wedding, or a picnic all in one place.”

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The Bestsellers of 2013!

December 31, 2013 by Unique Vintage | Pin Up

What a fabulous year it was, darlings! From perfecting our beehives to finding the proper foundation garments, it truly was a divine 12 months! And each month, we were thrilled to see what you dames were buying! Put on your highest heels and come walk with us as we take a peek at the best of the best from 2013!

January: The Blanc Noir Fleur Swing Dress

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A classic start to any year, our most divine of dresses kicked things off with a splash of high-contrast florals!

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Retro Cocktail Inspiration: The Gin Rickey

December 26, 2013 by Unique Vintage | Lifestyle, Pin Up, Vintage Inspired

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The simple elegance of the gin rickey inspired us to create an all seasons look that’s as effortless as it is classic. Refreshingly vibrant, the timeless appeal of the Green Beverly Knit Dress is perfectly complemented with the Baby Green Sparkle Kiss Lock Coin Purse and the Black and Baby Green Sparkle Mini Atomic Tote. Finish your ensemble with the Yellow Rose Stud Earrings.

Tart and refreshing, the gin rickey is as simple to prepare as it is delicious.

The Gin Rickey

Ingredients:

  • 1 1/4 ounce dry gin
  • 1/4 ounce lime juice
  • 1 ounce club soda

Directions:

  • Stir together dry gin and lime juice
  • Serve over ice in a highball glass
  • Top with a splash of club soda

Vintage-Inspired New Year’s Eve Dresses

December 19, 2013 by Unique Vintage | Lifestyle, Pin Up, Vintage Inspired

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What is it about this time of year? There seems to be electricity in the air with the hustle and bustle of shopping, attending sparkling holiday soirees, and of course our favorite celebration, New Year’s Eve. We love the sound of clinking champagne glasses, the midnight kiss, and the fabulous glittering cocktail dresses. To help you ring in the new year in style, we pulled together a collection of some of our most divine retro party-ready cocktail dresses.

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Retro Cocktail Inspiration: The Classic Champagne Cocktail

December 18, 2013 by Unique Vintage | Lifestyle, Pin Up, Vintage Inspired

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UV Staffer Faves: Gia Data Entry Extraordinaire

December 13, 2013 by Unique Vintage | Lifestyle, Pin Up, Vintage Inspired

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Say, “Hello” to Gia, our oh-so-fabulous data entry/copywriting sorceress. She works her magic every day at UV by adding new products and copy to our site. Here, she shares a few of her favorite items from her Unique Vintage wish list.

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