Tag: dress

Matalan 60s-style sleeveless dress

Big thanks to Karen again for spotting this bargain-tastic 1960s-style sleeveless check dress at, of all places, Matalan. Very much in a mid-60s style, it uses a vintage-like check cloth and black contrasting detail for that very 60s collar and pocket detailing. It's new in and most sizes are in […]

Marks and Spencer Wool Check Dress

Sixties dress styles are usually found among the high street's Spring and Summer lines, but enough digging can produce Winter options too. This Wool Rich Check Dress from the Autograph Weekend line at Marks and Spencer mixes the look of the era with practical fabric for the colder months. Ideal […]

Miss Selfridge Velvet Shift Dress

Another shift dress on the high street, but this Velvet Shift Dress from Miss Selfridge does offer up a slightly more unique look to many out there right now. The shift dress structure is classic and stylish, with a straight, sleeveless cut and mid thigh hemline. The addition of crocheted […]

Kew dogtooth print shift dress

If the similarly-styled coat from late last week appealed, you might also appreciate this Kew dogtooth print shift dress. It ticks all the boxes for a mid-60s look – a sleeveless, mid-length dress with scoop neck and a bold, navy blue dogtooth check. Why buy vintage when you can buy […]

Velvet Cave – new dress auctions

The last batch proved popular in September, so we suspect there will be significant interest in the new Velvet Cave dress auctions. As we mentioned before, Velvet Cave is the work of 22-year-old designer Imogen Shurey, making a name for herself with her 60s and early 70s-inspired dresses. New designs […]

60s Chanel-style dress at Matalan

Big thanks for Karen Hooper-Keeley for flagging up this dress and jacket, that's actually to be found in Matalan of all places. Inspired by 1960s Chanel, it's a slinline tweed check shift-style dress, which is available on its own or with the short jacket in the same cloth, complete with […]

French Connection Luna shift dress

Lookng for something 60s-inspired for (almost) everyday wear? Maybe the Luna Wool Shift Dress from French Connection could fit the bill. Offered in muted autumnal shades and in a wool blend fabric, this shift style dress is instantly mid-sixties, with a straight cut, high neckline and sleeveless shape. Get it […]

Quaint of the Art Dress

Something stylish and simple with a sixties twist – that's the Quaint of the Art Dress from ModCloth. Tapping into a London chic from the time, this Quant-esque dress achieves the look through the simple a-line pinafore shape. The sleeveless cut works with a large, pierrot style collar and black […]