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Clothes Maketh The Man

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Clothes Maketh The Man

We have dabbled in the menswear area for a while now, although it's a very difficult task finding the right thing, and like with the womenswear we will never get it right for some. However, we trailed a few waistcoats and Blazer/Jackets from #joebrowns and they just literally flew out the door! So the decision was made that maybe we were missing a trick!    So welcome 'Cliffords of Arundel' a brand within our RetroEsque brand, which for now will be housed in it's own separate room upstairs with our in house milliner Isabella Josie Millinery  We are working hard behind...

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Blah Blah Blog

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So I am not the best #blogger in the world, in all honesty I don't even really get them... However, according to someone somewhere they are good for business!  Luckily for me on this particular occasion I will be sharing not one but two blogs that were written recently and mention little ol #RetroEsque Click on the images to get your word on... First up comes from detour-roadtrips.com Photo Jayson Fong / Goodwood Next up is from our very own in house #milliner Isabella Josie I hope you enjoy reading their blogs as much as I did, and I will...

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Marvellous Millinery

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Marvellous Millinery

It's been a weird old year... but I still managed to find another amazing #smallbusiness to align myself with! I knew of Isabella Josie because she makes awesome #wiredheadwraps that are easy to wear and can be worn lots of different ways. What I didn't know is how clever and crafty she really is!  We started chatting and I mentioned how I really wanted some #1940s inspired hats. I had seen one particular image from #Vogue which I fell in love with...    Not ever really expecting for her to turn around and say 'sure thing'!! Here we are on the verge...

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You Don't Need an Excuse To Wear A Dress...

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You Don't Need an Excuse To Wear A Dress...

Let's start with a little light hearted rant shall we... As someone who deals with the public on a daily basis you develop a thick skin, or even a deaf ear if you will, however, this is not always the case and there are certain comments that will set off the internal fireworks that don't get let off until your 'safety zone'. One of my favourites is a variation of: 'I never go anywhere to wear it'  Especially when coupled with 'I don't go anywhere to wear a dress' I'm not sure when people suddenly started associating a dress with...

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