There is no doubt we all love a good throwback, especially in the fashion world. It is only a matter of time of an old hot trend to make its way back into our wardrobes again. Whether it was the chocker necklace, or bootcut jeans, here is our top “7 Throwback Styles” that you can … More #Tbhobosstyle
With the heartbreaking news of Prince passing away last night, not only did he leave us with great music, but also one-of-a-kind fashion sense. There is no way we can listen to Purple Rain and not remember the iconic purple suit. From his smoky eye to fingerless gloves, we would like tribute this post remembering our … More Five Unforgettable Prince Looks
It’s all heating up! Yesterday Chris Tomlinson Photography released the #ChrisSnapsHobos finalists’ images, which were made in collaboration with us, Hobo’s Vintage Clothing. With a interesting range of fashion styles and personalities, it’s fair to say this is going to make for an brilliant competition! Now comes the interesting bit: YOU get to decide who deserves the grand prize: a FREE … More #ChrisSnapsHobos Finalist Interviews: Part 1
Thinking of entering our #ChrisSnapsHobos competition? You’ve got your denim jacket and your floral blouse, as well as those butterfly sunglasses (accessories are always important!) Ready to publish your vintage selfie and win? Not yet – there’s still that last finishing touch to add… This week, we’re teaming up with Chris Tomlinson Photography to recommend Instagram filters that’ll … More The Best Instagram Filters to Use: Part 1
With more than twenty years of watching people’s clothing tastes grow and develop in Cardiff, the staff at Hobo’s Vintage Clothing have certainly seen a lot! From bomber jackets to floral dresses to horn-rimmed glasses, there’ll always be items that endure long after their sell-by date. After all, as Yves Saint Laurent once said, “Fashions … More COMPETITION: WIN PRIZES, INCLUDING A FREE PHOTOSHOOT, ALL VALUED AT MORE THAN £200!
We might not all be “west Philadelphia born and raised”, but we sure can remember how Will Smith ruled the early-90s with the hit TV show “Fresh Prince of Bel-Air”. The projection of Will’s vibrant and in-your-face personality was clear through his fashion sense. Photo by Chris Cuffaio. Courtesy NBC Universal and GETTY Images … More Back to Bel-Air
A simple design, but immediately recognised. Converse have been producing shoes since 1908, and it’s fair to say they’ve been on to a winning formula since then. But given their humble origins in Boston (USA) where did all the success come from? The tipping point first came in 1917, when the All-Star canvas shoes were … More Why Converse?
Another spring, another chance to dig out some of the best vintage trends from the past. So why not start off by looking at one of the oldest, yet the most varied of them all… denim! It all started in the 1870s, when tailor Jacob Davis and dry-goods salesman Levi Strauss went into business together … More Why Denim?