Glamorous Fashions of the Will Steinman Dress Company

Will Steinman dress 1953 Will Steinman dress 1953

This is another post on vintage labels to keep an eye out for.  The Will Steinman dress company specialized in wedding, debutante and party dresses in the 50s and 60s.
They were known for their attention to detail and fine workmanship. I’ve only come across a handful in my 15 years of selling vintage clothing. But every one […]

By | 2019-02-22T11:23:16-04:00 February 22nd, 2019|Fashion, Labels to Look For|2 Comments

Greta Plattry-Vintage Label to Look For

Greta Plattry fashions 1959


Every now and then I like to do a post featuring a lesser known vintage clothing label. When it comes to collecting and/or wearing vintage fashions there are many designers and manufacturers that don’t garner the attention of the big name designers, yet they produced some beautiful garments.  It’s always good to be on the lookout for more obscure names like […]

By | 2019-01-31T16:11:44-04:00 January 31st, 2019|Fashion, Labels to Look For|2 Comments

The Marvelous Mod Prints of Mr. Dino Fashions

Mr Dino floral maxi dress

Believe it or not, Miami used to be quite the fashion mecca back in the 50s, 60s and 70s.  Lots of fabulous sports and leisurewear was designed and manufactured there. It all started due to the city becoming a major tourist destination,resulting in an industry that catered to the resort crowd.  It also helped that there was a huge influx […]

By | 2018-03-02T08:59:10-04:00 February 26th, 2018|Fashion, Labels to Look For|18 Comments
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