Ralph Lauren & Depop collab celebrates vintage Polo

Lifestyle brand Ralph Lauren has partnered with Gen-Z favorite Depop to launch Re/Sourced, a collection of vintage Ralph Lauren sourced by Depop sellers. Continue reading Ralph Lauren & Depop collab celebrates vintage Polo

Marupe pop-up store in Boulogne

App-based consignment store Marupe is hosting a pop-up in the Parisian suburb of Boulogne-Billancourt from 22 May until 10 June. So if you’ve browsed the app, liked what you saw but are yet to take the plunge, the pop-up store is the perfect opportunity to try before you buy. You’ll be able to get gems such as a pair of Jonak loafers for €80, an American Retro jacket for €95 and a Claudie Pierlot t-shirt for €35. On at 49 rue Gambetta, 92100 Boulogne-Billancourt Continue reading Marupe pop-up store in Boulogne

Bis boutique special designer and vintage sale

Parisian secondhand store Bis Boutique is hosting a special sale of vintage and designer items at its rue Lamartine shop on Saturday 19 May. There will be 500 pieces to rifle through, including Manolo Blahnik shoes for €45, a Kenzo catwalk dress for €20 and an Etro dress for €16. As you can see, everything’s as cheap as chips, so expect a big crowd in the early morning. At 19 rue Lamartine, 75009, from 10am. Continue reading Bis boutique special designer and vintage sale

Ding Fring fashion show

Parisian secondhand shop Ding Fring played host to a stylish secondhand fashion show last Thursday. Models sporting bright colors and bold prints were sent down the ‘catwalk’, and the ‘see now, buy it now’ philosophy meant you could purchase the up-cycled outfits straight after the show. The event was organized by Le Relais Val de Seine (which sorts, recycles and resells donated clothing, runs the Ding Fring shops and is part of solidarity movement Emmaus France) in partnership with designer Anaïs DW. The fashion show was followed by champagne and snacks, and of course some shopping. I bought an H&M … Continue reading Ding Fring fashion show

Love & Dress – modern vintage

Recently opened secondhand shop Love & Dress in Paris’ 10th arrondissement is a great mix of modern secondhand pieces and unapologetic vintage. It’s quite small, but packed with some real gems. My favourites were the Jil Sander top at €45 and the brand new Acne skinny jeans for €60. Apparently I was the second person that day to try and unsuccessfully shoehorn myself into a 25-inch waist…. Also of note is the shoe selection – from red patent Repetto flats to a leopard print creeper-style pair, everything is in excellent condition, on-trend and reasonably priced. You’ll get a great welcome … Continue reading Love & Dress – modern vintage