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6 Most-Requested Vintage Pieces from My Closet

In the world of fashion, few people have made a statement quite like Carrie Bradshaw. Thanks to the artistry of Pat Fields, Carrie has mixed eras and elements like no one else and continues to ignite the creativity of fashion enthusiasts worldwide. There’s a familiar thrill each time I curate my outfits or unearth a vintage gem—it’s a nod to Carrie’s eclectic legacy while resonating distinctly with my personal style. I know that many of you share this sentiment, drawing inspiration from Carrie while reveling in the art of crafting your own vintage and thrifted outfits. This quest for distinctive pieces fuels the fervor behind the six most sought-after vintage items in my collection. By popular demand, I’ve sourced these treasures, as they effortlessly embody that iconic charisma we all adore.

Vintage Givenchy Earrings: Dripping Elegance

Did you know that earrings are a window to your soul, and vintage Givenchy earrings are the embodiment of timeless style. These earrings dangle with an air of sophistication, but they’re opulent and contemporary, just the way I like it! Whether paired with jeans and tee, or a glam ensemble, these earrings add a touch of refined glamour that’s both refined and utterly Carrie-esque. While these are impossible to come by, there are some that add just as much drama

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Vintage Givenchy Earrings

Vintage Men’s Running Shorts: A Twist on Athleisure

Truly the only way to get me on the athleisure trend, vintage men’s running shorts redefine comfort with an edgy twist. These shorts seamlessly blend masculine sportiness with feminine grace, allowing you to effortlessly pull off a ‘just-threw-it-on’ look while sauntering through the city streets. Pair them with a structured blazer or cropped St John cardigan and strappy heels to master the art of unexpected style.

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Vintage Gold Chain Belt: Nostalgic Glamour

A cinched waist has the transformative power to elevate any ensemble, and a vintage gold chain belt exudes this maximalist aesthetic. With an ability to take a simple outfit from great to gaudy goodness, this accessory encapsulates my love for mixing and matching – and layering! Wear a gaudy gold belt (or three) with any outfit.

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Vintage Gold Belt

Vintage Harem Pants: Bohemian Chic Reimagined

Vintage harem pants offer a playful take on bohemian chic, infusing casual cool into your wardrobe. With their billowy silhouette and vibrant patterns, they epitomize my love to mix high fashion with the unexpected. Paired with a fitted crop top or a fitted blouse, these pants are instantly stylish without much effort.

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Vintage Harem Pants

Vintage Tap Shorts: Legs for Days

Vintage tap shorts harken back to a bygone era of Hollywood glamour, celebrating femininity and flirtation. These shorts, designed to elongate the legs and accentuate curves, are the perfect companion for any summer escapade or elegant evening out. Their versatility lies in their ability to be dressed up or down, allowing you to seamlessly switch between diverse styles.

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Vintage Tap Shorts

Vintage Chanel Belt Bag: Haute Couture Convenience

I dubbed this the “most practical mom bag” and I firmly believe it! The vintage Chanel belt bag seamlessly fuses high fashion with functionality. Worn slung low on the waist or elegantly cinched at the waist, this piece transcends trends, offering a chic solution to carrying your essentials. Its embodiment of fashion-forward practicality makes it the ultimate nod to any fashion lover!

Read this guide for more info on buying a vintage Chanel belt bag.

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Vintage Chanel Belt Bag

In a world where fashion continuously evolves, embracing vintage pieces is a way to pay homage to timeless style while infusing your own unique personality. These six pieces from my closet seamlessly capture the essence of my love of vintage fashion.

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