VINTAGE & RETRO FAIR


image002Whether you’re after a bargain, a one-of-a-kind piece or simply want to browse the treasure trove of items from times gone by, The Vintage & Retro Fair is a great day out, bringing together the best dealers in vintage, antique and retro clothing, fashion, accessories textiles, jewellery, homewares, furniture, home decor and collectables.

The Vintage & Retro Fair offers plenty of variety, with the best dealers from each era catering for a unique and varied crowd. Antique hunters will love the older trinkets and collectables dating from over 100 years ago, vintage lovers will flock to the genuine curio from 1920s onwards and retro fans can search stalls filled with inspired and sourced pieces from the last 20 years.

Browse through the couture clothing, ornate costume jewellery, hats, shoes, sunglasses, handbags, designer one-offs, menswear, posters, magazines, sewing patterns, fabrics, furniture, retro home decor, belts buckles and trinkets.

Other highlights include live fashion parades, vintage makeovers from different styles and eras and even pin-up style photo shoots. There will also be a special exhibition from the Cavalcade of History and Fashion, a not for profit group set up to preserve some fantastic pieces of clothing from the past.  The exhibition focuses solely on 1950s clothing so check out the fashions of the fabulous post-war world. All the glamour of Marilyn, James Dean, Elvis Presley and the rockabilly era

There’s a display of classic cars to add to the feeling of stepping into the past.

The Vintage & Retro Fair
 from 27-29 September 2013
at Australian Technology Park, Eveleigh. Opening Hours: Friday night (27 Sept): 5.30pm – 9:00pm, Saturday: 10am to 5pm, Sunday: 10am to 4pm – Tickets available at the door or online at www.thevintagefair.com.au 

Sandra Tiltman 

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