October 2, 2015

Friday Frocktail Party With Circus Of Cakes & The Cake Batter Martini


Woohoo! It’s Friday and we’re here to get your weekend started off right! Grab a cocktail shaker and don your favorite Friday frock because Jenna of Circus of Cakes is about to knock your socks off with the very first installment of our month-long series, Frocktails! For this series, we asked a few of our favorite bloggers to find inspiration from a UV dress and create a fabulous cocktail. Read on to read which UV dress inspired Jenna to mix up her delightfully delicious cake batter martini.
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September 29, 2015

How To Wear Fall’s Floral Fashion Trend


Now that it’s officially fall, our mindset is focused on all things autumnal. From pumpkin spice lattes about the seasonal transition to heavy knits, outerwear, and warmer color palettes. The cold weather months can seem like a long road, but the latest fall floral trend makes the idea of summer’s end a little more bearable. That said, there is a right and a wrong way to do it and Unique Vintage head stylist, Ashley Roberts, has the inside scoop on just how to make the trend work for everyone.
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September 24, 2015

Easy 1960s No-Tease Bouffant Hair Tutorial With Rebecca From The Clothes Horse



I’ve wanted to style my hair in a bouffant for a long-time; as a vintage and Bardot-style lover it’s pretty much a no-brainer. But the teasing always drove me crazy. Usually I couldn’t get the teasing to look good and every time I did tease I was so frustrated with getting my hair to untangle and feel good again after. Thankfully I have recently found the perfect solution–a no tease half bouffant that gives me the style I covet and doesn’t damage my hair at all. It’s also super easy and stays in place all day even without hairspray. It’s a total win-win.
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September 22, 2015

What To Wear To A 20s Gatsby Themed Flapper Party


While some may argue that it’s all about the pumpkin spiced lattes or the cooler temps and cozy layers, but we think the best thing about fall is the beginning of flapper party season! If you find yourself with a Roaring 20s party invite but are feeling a little stumped when it comes to the perfect art deco ensemble that’s spot-on and within your budget, take a peek below. We’ve gathered some gorgeous pieces that range from full-on flapper to 1920s-esque, all of which we think Jay Gatsby himself would definitely approve.
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September 10, 2015

How To Wear Vintage Clothing In A Modern Way


It’s no secret that here at UV, we adore vintage fashion. Getting dressed up in head to toe retro is a favorite pastime of ours but there’s a lot of people out there who want to dive into vintage fashion but are afraid of looking too costume-y. While we firmly believe that fashion is an expression of personality and creativity and that you should wear whatever makes you feel most confident, here are a few tips to get you started on incorporating vintage into a decidedly modern wardrobe.
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