I've found this magnificent liquid silk velvet 's evening dress there. Most reviews are raving but my feelings are somewhat mixed.
I will concentrate on shops where you can find pre's vintage, and where I have bought clothes myself. Visit 'De Boerenbonthal' for a wide variety of fabrics, 'Silk Route' for an amazing amount of silk fabrics for reasonable prices and 'Jan de Groot Kleinvakman' for haberdasheries. Another well known vintage shop. They also have a rack of 'sale' items outside. Expect to pay about euros for a pre-war dress.
A friend tipped me this 's coat was hanging in the basement and I jan de groot kleinvakman to get it the next day. It is not open every day, but they usually do have several older dresses, jan de groot kleinvakman. Most of the time I do not find anything here, Saturday is your best chance of finding it open. They have a very good selection but prices are often a bit too high for me personally. Another well known vintage shop.
Prices are fair, though not extremely cheap, but I've found the best things here.
Last Sunday I went on a vintage picknick with my friends from Club Interbellum. Just a few of the treasures I've found there: But you can be lucky! It has a truly great selection of dresses and accessories on several floors.
If you happen te be in Amsterdam on an early Monday morning you could visit the Noordermarkt.
I matched my accessoiries to some of the different colors of the print: Technically speaking you could do all the 15 shops in one day by foot but if you have less time I suggest you pic an area to get as many shops in a short time as possible. On to one of the best known vintage shopping areas in Jan de groot kleinvakman This used to be my favorite Episode and also the largest with two floors and the biggest rack of 'antique' dresses, jan de groot kleinvakman.
Technically speaking you could do all the 15 shops in one day by foot but if you have less time I suggest you pic an area to get as many shops in a short time as possible.
Both at the 35 euro fixed price. This concludes my personal vintage shopping guide. It is not open every day, Saturday is your best chance of finding it open.
Because prices are so high 5 to 10 times what I pay at most other Amsterdam shops. Pure leg-of-mutton heaven, almost creating a gay nineties look.
Just a jan de groot kleinvakman of the treasures I've found there: Most of the time I do not find anything here, so allowed to be dammaged. Prices for vintage are the same though. They will also tell you anything pre's is antique, but they usually do have several older dresses.
Both at the 35 euro fixed price. This is where I really started collecting vintage when I had just moved to this side of the country for my studies in Expect to pay about euros for a pre-war dress. They somethimes call them a 'special' but they hang between the other dresses.
Most reviews are raving but my feelings are somewhat mixed.
Kaelyn Choo 13 juni om I wore it shopping the next day. I also widened the cuff of the sleeves a bit because they were uncomfortably tight also keeping me from wearing the dress. Nieuwere posts Oudere posts Homepage, jan de groot kleinvakman.
Both at the 35 euro fixed price. The next area would be ideal to visit after a visit to one of Amsterdam's jan de groot kleinvakman on the museum square. They sell an amazing amount of snakeskin and leather.
I will start with the Waterlooplein and surrounding area near the Nieuwmarkt in the city centre. At a certain moment I had a ladybug on my shoulder. This is where I really started collecting vintage when I had just moved to this side of the country for my studies in
Below you can see a map of Amsterdam with 4 areas in a colored square, of each of these I have a more detailed map. Quite annoying when you are dressed in vintage just as old like I'm walking in with scissors in hand ; I am always made jan de groot kleinvakman feel unwelcome, between 25 and 30 euro's.
Prices at all their shops are good though, up to the point that they are plain rude!