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North: Fashioning Identity review – Northern Fashion

12/03/2017 10:33:22 AM

Another original post from Blue17 vintage I am, I reluctantly have to concede, a Northern girl. I’m from the Midlands, which we never thought was North growing up, but it’s way more like the North than any other place I’ve lived. Is there ...

Azzedine Alaïa – Enduring designers

11/29/2017 09:43:20 AM

Another original post from Blue17 vintage The self-taught fashion designer Azzedine Alaïa has recently passed away, aged, glamorously enough anything between 77 and 82. Nobody seems to know for sure. Azzedine Alaia was known in the 1980s as ...

Jean Cocteau – Scandalous designers

11/24/2017 09:03:29 AM

Another original post from Blue17 vintage I cannot read a book or see an exhibition about Paris in the early 20th century without bumping into Jean Cocteau (1889-1963). Here’s a photo of him by Louise Dahl-Wolf, there’s a coat he designed ...

Blue17 October 2017 – Mens Denim Jackets – Photo shoot

11/21/2017 08:37:33 AM

Another original post from Blue17 vintage Taking advantage of the warm weather in October this year, we got together with Tom Morgan – at M-RGAN Photography for a showcase October 2017 Mens Denim Jackets Photo shoot in London. Shot in monochrome ...

80s fashion trends mantra: Back then “Bold was indeed beautiful!”

11/19/2017 07:49:10 AM

Another original post from Blue17 vintage When it came to 80s fashion trends, if it wasn’t bold, it wasn’t considered beautiful or hip.  Men went out and got permed hairdos, while women were dressing in oversized, over-polished leather ...

70s fashion trends grooving their way back into women’s wardrobes

11/11/2017 07:29:24 AM

Another original post from Blue17 vintage 70s fashion was characterised by the freedom that men and women had in personalising their looks and their wardrobes. From letting your hair down, to wearing clothes with high waists, people experimented ...

Louise Dahl-Wolf – Review

11/05/2017 06:51:27 AM

Another original post from Blue17 vintage Louise Dahl-Wolf (1895-1989) was a fashion and portrait photographer of the thirties, forties and fifties. Her photos regularly appeared in Harper’s Bazaar, and the fashion images she created became ...

60s fashion trends – Fashion revolt and revolution all in one!

10/31/2017 11:26:24 AM

Another original post from Blue17 vintage 60s fashion trends watchers will likely agree that the daring 60s was a revolutionary time, much like the clothing revolt of the fearless flappers of the 1920s Daring mini skirts and dazzling Hounds ...

LFWSS18 – London Fashion Week SS18 highlights

10/27/2017 05:15:02 AM

Another original post from Blue17 vintage This season, LFWSS18 focused on young designers with a new support platform. BFC/NewGen support has been legendary and launched many careers, later to be added to with the BFC/Vogue Designer Fashion ...

Unforgettable 50s fashion trends that are still relevant today

10/21/2017 07:53:10 AM

Another original post from Blue17 vintage From the iconic pencil skirt to shapely wasp waists & capacious skirts, 50s fashion trends were the result of a “coming out” for womens fashion for the next decade. The years immediately after WWII ...

Erdem Moral?o?lu – Enchanting Designers

10/18/2017 06:55:49 AM

Another original post from Blue17 vintage The first Erdem x H&M collection has just dropped amidst much excitement. A collaboration with the high street giant is surely the final stamp of success – even if you have already won a trillion awards, ...

Bonnie Cashin – Influential designers

10/14/2017 05:41:18 AM

Another original post from Blue17 vintage Bonnie Cashin was an American designer credited with bringing in easy to wear casual styles to the independent postwar woman. The clothes aren’t dramatic creations that turn heads but more understated, ...

Timeless 40s fashion trends make a memorable comeback

10/12/2017 08:42:44 AM

Another original post from Blue17 vintage Even though 1940s women fashion flourished in an era dominated by war and austerity, 40s fashion trends have continued to inspire generations of fashion designers that followed From trendy period dresses ...

Blue17 September 2017 Mens Fashion Photo shoot

10/08/2017 08:55:04 AM

Another original post from Blue17 vintage Blue17 Mens Vintage Fashion Photo shoot – September 2017 Catching the sun at the end of the autumn, in September this year, we got together again with the talented Tom Morgan – at M-RGAN Photography ...

Defining 30s fashion trends that defied the great depression

10/07/2017 08:25:46 AM

Another original post from Blue17 vintage As is common with almost every fashion generation, the 30s fashion trends were driven by inspiration that came out of the then prevailing events. Until then, women wearing dresses that featured loose ...

Dolly Tree – A Dream of Beauty, interview with biographer Gary Chapman

10/01/2017 09:26:54 AM

Another original post from Blue17 vintage Gary Chapman has just about a life’s passion for the Jazz Age costume designer, Dolly Tree (1899-1962). She worked in very early cinema, and was also amazingly prolific in theatre and music hall. Some ...

Fashion Together review

09/27/2017 05:28:38 AM

Another original post from Blue17 vintage Fashion Together is an exhibition about the partnerships in fashion. I always look forward to Fashion Space Gallery’s exhibitions – though it is only one room in UCL’s building off Oxford Street, ...

A rainbow of 90s tops and vintage blouses await you at our store!

09/23/2017 10:52:52 AM

Another original post from Blue17 vintage We’ve assembled a vast selection of 90s tops and 90s fashion pieces that are guaranteed to awe and inspire you. This collection will impress you – guaranteed! Whether you are looking for 90s tops, ...

Rick Owens – Amazing Designers

09/19/2017 05:38:09 AM

Another original post from Blue17 vintage Rick Owens (born 1962) is one of America’s more daring designers. Design wise, he’s into the shredded-luxe look – laddered fine gauge cashmere, frayed silk chiffon in black, grey, ecru. Jersey ...

Gareth Pugh – Incredible designers

09/15/2017 08:17:21 AM

Another original post from Blue17 vintage You could see that most of the club kids from the early 2000s were wildly talented – dressed in crazily original ways with unexpected makeup schemes and a predilection for electroclash music and ironic ...

Jean Desses – Amazing couturiers

09/13/2017 06:02:42 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Jean Desses was a top Parisian designer during the Golden Age of Couture, alongside Christian Dior, Nina Ricci and Cristóbal Balenciaga. His work was photographed by Cecil Beaton and Norman Parkinson on the ...

80s t shirts – Never out of style and still relevant and ever popular even today!

09/05/2017 04:56:10 AM

Another original post from Blue17 The ever popular 80s t shirt has reinvented itself and found its way back in mens and womens closets today Iconic 80s t shirts were the epitome of style, fashion and comfort back in the day. Whether they were ...

Philip Treacy – Amazing Designers

09/02/2017 06:38:33 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Philip Treacy (born 1967) is the Irish milliner who is most commonly associated with these things – soaringly unconventional headpieces and dramatic hats, Alexander McQueen, Isabella Blow, and his dog, Mr ...

The World of Anna Sui

08/23/2017 06:34:04 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Anna Sui is one of a handful of American designers who defined the 1990s. Her own, personal magpie style was spot on in the era of grunge and thrift shop chic. But this retrospective, The World of Anna Sui at ...

The World of Anna Sui

08/23/2017 06:34:04 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Anna Sui is one of a handful of American designers who defined the 1990s. Her own, personal magpie style was spot on in the era of grunge and thrift shop chic. But this retrospective, The World of Anna Sui at ...

Martin Margiela

08/19/2017 05:44:17 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Martin Margiela (born 1957 in Genk, Belgium) is one of fashion’s mysteries. He rarely gives interviews, photos of him are few, and there were even several years when most of the fashion world didn’t know ...

Martin Margiela

08/19/2017 05:44:17 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Martin Margiela (born 1957 in Genk, Belgium) is one of fashion’s mysteries. He rarely gives interviews, photos of him are few, and there were even several years when most of the fashion world didn’t know ...

Vintage Knitwear – A quick history

08/07/2017 11:33:32 AM

Another original post from Blue17 How vintage knitwear developed from the 1900s up to the swinging sixties. From make do and mend, through sweater girls to skinny rib sweaters! The history of knitwear goes right back as far as ancient techniques ...

Vintage Knitwear – A quick history

08/07/2017 11:33:32 AM

Another original post from Blue17 How vintage knitwear developed from the 1900s up to the swinging sixties. From make do and mend, through sweater girls to skinny rib sweaters! The history of knitwear goes right back as far as ancient techniques ...

Rosie Garland – The Night Brother interview

07/31/2017 07:42:10 AM

Another original post from Blue17 The Night Brother is Rosie Garland’s third book after The palace of curiosities and Vixen. Set in Victorian Manchester it features a working class brother and sister, and though it has a magical realist twist, ...

Yves Saint Laurent ’s Scandalous Collection

07/26/2017 06:36:09 AM

Another original post from Blue17 When I look at the refined gold packaging of my YSL Touche Eclat with its distinctively entwined logo, I would never for one minute think that the man behind the brand Yves Saint Laurent, could have produced ...

London Men’s Fashion Week LFWM SS18

07/16/2017 07:13:20 AM

Another original post from Blue17 The trend for femininity on the catwalks is going nowhere. This season at London Men’s Fashion Week LFWM SS18 men wore scarlet dresses, makeup and body paint, and women appeared beside the men in unisex outfits. ...

12 great 90s fashion trends in 2017

06/28/2017 06:01:46 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Check out the comeback of some of greatest 90s fashion trends The 90s were a great decade for fun, fashion and pop culture. In the last couple of fashion seasons 90s fashion trends have enjoyed something of ...

The wonder of 1970s film fashion

06/24/2017 07:43:41 AM

Another original post from Blue17 The late 1960s and the 1970s were a new period for Hollywood cinema. Following the French New Wave of the 1960s, some people called it the American New Wave – or simply New Hollywood. This was the period of ...

Amazing 1960s Film Fashion

06/13/2017 06:23:19 AM

Another original post from Blue17 The 1960s were full of a spirit of fun and freedom. Teenagers and young people didn’t want to gaze longingly at models on Parisian catwalks, their parents or Hollywood stars, wishing they could be just like ...

50s Dresses – Blue17 Video

06/10/2017 10:26:24 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Blue17 Video – 50s Dresses Take a look a some of the 50s dresses in our latest short video.All original and authentic 50s and available online and in-store from the extensive Blue17 vintage range. True 50s ...

Retro western shirts – Western wear classics

06/08/2017 08:13:19 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Western wear, including retro western shirts, plaid shirts, leather boots, denim jeans and Stetson hats have been as much a part of the culture of the United States as the cowboy and cattle ranchers have been. ...

Style snapshots at the Venice Biennale

06/02/2017 06:48:37 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Ah, Venice. What’s better than to be in Venice on an early summer day, sweeping down the turquoise Grand Canal on a boat, as the elegant 16th century palazzos in their colours of sienna, burnt umber and terracotta ...

Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion review

05/25/2017 06:32:30 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Balenciaga is one of those fashion designers whose work people longed to own, back when it was made. But he didn’t take advantage of this, often turning away clients at the door to his exclusive atelier. He ...

8 Mens Vintage Fashion Trends for SS17

05/21/2017 07:38:58 AM

Another original post from Blue17 8 Mens Vintage Fashion Trends For SS17 It’s not just ladies fashion that is turning heads in 2017. Menswear is making waves throughout the globe and offering a twist on conventional trends. At last year’s ...

5 Womens Vintage Fashion Trends

05/14/2017 10:44:21 AM

Another original post from Blue17 5 Womens Vintage Fashion Inspired Modern Design Trends Fashion has a deep and powerful connection with people across the globe. Clothing has the power to transform the body and spirit whilst showing an indi ...

House Style at Chatsworth House – review

05/09/2017 05:22:03 AM

Another original post from Blue17 “Derbyshire” and “Style” seem like uneasy bedfellows – and popping to the Peak District for a fashion exhibition seems like a hop too far for most Londoners. But if you can make it to Paris or New ...

Jo Brocklehurst : Review

05/05/2017 07:06:55 AM

Another original post from Blue17 By all accounts, Jo Brocklehurst was an interesting figure. Trained at St Martins, the artist and illustrator loved to dress up wearing unusual outfits, wigs, and several pairs of glasses and sunglasses at once. ...

The Pete n Keely Show – interview with costume designer Emily Bestow

04/30/2017 05:00:17 AM

Another original post from Blue17 We’re very happy that Blue 17 is starting to get a reputation as a great place for costume designers to get inspiration and vintage outfits for their work. When the producers for The Pete n Keely Show approached ...

8 Vintage Designer Labels to Add to Your Collection

04/23/2017 08:32:32 AM

Another original post from Blue17 8 Vintage Designer Labels to Add to Your Collection For many, owning and wearing a piece of clothing adorning the hottest designer name is something to aspire to. The alluring sentiment of luxury clothing and ...

Top fashion models – 1920s – 1990s

04/19/2017 05:19:01 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Top fashion models from the  – 1920s – 1990s Fashion models became an iconic part of the fashion industry long before the days of social media and the 90s supermodel. In the early 1850s one of the first ...

The Handmaiden – Review

04/15/2017 05:15:50 AM

Another original post from Blue17 The Handmaiden (Ah-ga-ssi) is loosely based on Sarah Waters’ best selling 2002 novel Fingersmith. The BBC made a two part version of it back in 2005 – it was great, and along with the even more popular Tipping ...

Blue17 Mens Vintage Fashion Photo shoot – By Tom Morgan

04/12/2017 07:17:13 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Blue17 Mens Vintage Fashion Photo shoot  – March 2017 Back in March this year we got together with the talented Tom Morgan – at M-RGAN Photography for a themed Mens vintage fashion photo shoot in London. ...

Milena Pavlovic Barilli – fashion illustrator

04/08/2017 06:56:21 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Milena Pavlovic Barilli (1909-1945) was a Modernist Serbian artist and illustrator who ran with the Surrealists and had her work published in Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, Charm and Glamour, as well as numerous ...

9 fashion style icons that influence modern trends

04/04/2017 06:44:31 AM

Another original post from Blue17 9 fashion style icons that influence modern trends There are a range of prominent figures in the fashion world that conjure image of style and individualism. These men and women shaped an industry whilst offering ...

Backstage pass – interview

03/31/2017 06:43:41 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Blue 17 is fast becoming THE shop for vintage costumes, but this week the production team behind a new film short, “Backstage Pass” came to us with a different request – they wanted the store, and not ...

Hello From Bertha – Tennessee Williams – interview

03/28/2017 06:45:10 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Blunt Pyramid is a new theatre group who are interested in social change. Their upcoming production, a two hander by Tennessee Williams featuring “Hello From Bertha” and “27 Wagons Full of Cotton”, is ...

Incredible Couturiers – Christian Dior

03/25/2017 09:30:36 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Christian Dior is revered in history as the inventor of the “New Look”: the man who brought elegance and femininity back to the drab wardrobes of sad, post war women back in 1947. In fact, he wasn’t the ...

Try vintage capes to give you that authentic WW II look!

03/23/2017 06:18:07 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Vintage capes and ponchos can add a new dimension to any wardrobe Vintage capes have no end to the celebrity attached to them. Who wouldn’t remember Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s caped detective Sherlock Holmes ...

Charles James – Incredible Couturiers

03/19/2017 12:26:22 PM

Another original post from Blue17 Charles James – Incredible Couturiers Charles James is a surprisingly controversial figure in fashion. Some say he was a genius, even a tortured one, and others say he wasn’t all that. Some say that his ...

Clothing style comeback: Resurgence of 80s shell suit tops

03/16/2017 10:15:11 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Our love for casual wear and sporty comfort has fueled the growing popularity of 80s shell suit tops Back when everyone clamored to be fashionable in sportswear, 80s shell suit tops were born. Even if you weren’t ...

1950s skirts – Ideal to give you that chic retro look

03/12/2017 09:39:17 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Going for that retro look just got easier with 1950s skirts and matching tops Nothing is more flattering to a woman, than when she looks in the mirror and sees her perfect figure reflected back – and that’s ...

Film inspired fashion – the 1950s

03/10/2017 08:05:24 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Film inspired fashion throughout the 20th century. Going to the flicks had always been one of people’s favourite entertainments, but by the 1950s there was a competitor in town – the TV.  Lots of Americans ...

Film inspired fashion – the 1950s

03/10/2017 08:05:24 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Film inspired fashion throughout the 20th century. Going to the flicks had always been one of people’s favourite entertainments, but by the 1950s there was a competitor in town – the TV.  Lots of Americans ...

Posting Letters to The Moon – Celia Johnson

03/02/2017 07:01:44 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Posting Letters to The Moon is a poignant reading of the war-time letters between British film star Celia Johnson and her husband, Peter Fleming. Celia was dealing with wartime life and later preparing to film ...

Posting Letters to The Moon – Celia Johnson

03/02/2017 07:01:44 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Posting Letters to The Moon is a poignant reading of the war-time letters between British film star Celia Johnson and her husband, Peter Fleming. Celia was dealing with wartime life and later preparing to film ...

1970s blouses – for unexpectedly elegant but quirky style

02/27/2017 08:34:16 AM

Another original post from Blue17 1970s blouses, the designer’s favourite 1970s blouses are a key thought for lots of fashion designers. Roksanda loves 1970s colours. She returns to them time after time. And the idea of 1970s shapes are a ...

London Fashion Week AW 17 – LFW AW17

02/25/2017 10:59:41 AM

Another original post from Blue17 In this season’s catwalk, the see-now-buy-now trend persists so not everything was actually LFW AW17 autumn/winter 17 but some was spring/summer 17. The move makes sense when manufacturing can be completed ...

Fashion in film – the 1940s

02/21/2017 11:32:16 AM

Another original post from Blue17 British fashion in the 1940s was dominated by the second world war and its restrictions. Fashion in film was radically affected. For the British, the war lasted from 1939-1945, and America became officially ...

1950s Skirts – Blue17 video

02/16/2017 07:15:23 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Blue17 video – 1950s Skirts Take a look in this latest short video at a selection of the 1950s Skirts available in-store. Original and authentic nineteen-fifties, there are rose-print, floral and striped circle, ...

Vintage dresses – styles to suit your silhouette

02/14/2017 10:14:20 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Finding the perfect dress is different for everyone and if we understand our body shape and how to pick the right style, we feel ultimately more body confident and ready to show off a statement look. Vintage ...

Josef Frank – Furniture – Paintings – Review

02/09/2017 07:42:26 AM

Another original post from Blue17 The Fashion and Textile Museum always have exhibitions to look forward to, and Josef Frank Patterns – Furniture – Paintings doesn’t disappoint. Huge colourful pink and orange flowers burst across the wall ...

Fashion and Film- the 1920s and 1930s

02/01/2017 06:56:10 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Since the very early days of the cinema, fashion and film have gone hand in hand. The clear, strong characterization of 1920s female stars had movie going women wondering – who do I want to be? A sexy, naughty ...

Vintage Retro Western Shirts – Blue17 Video

01/29/2017 06:50:22 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Blue17 video – Vintage Retro Western Shirts Take a look a some of the Vintage Retro Western Shirts available in-store, in our latest short video. Perennially classic and available in-store now, there are ...

Vintage Clothing and Unique Style Choices

01/27/2017 09:49:45 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Vintage clothing – a love of unique style Vintage clothing is fast becoming a must have in everyone’s wardrobe. The demand for unique and individual style is overtaking the necessity to follow the crowd ...

80s Shell Suit Tops – Blue17 Video

01/25/2017 07:42:34 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Blue17 Video – 80s Shell Suit Tops Take a look a some of the 80s Shell Suit Tops available in-store, in our latest short video. An enduring 80s casual clothing classic and available in-store now, there are ...

Edith Head – Silver screen designer

01/21/2017 06:07:49 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Edith Head was one of Hollywood’s Golden Age’s most celebrated costume designers. She made the style of the costumes from the films she worked on iconic and in demand right across the fashion world – from ...

Vintage Costume Jewellery – Blue17 video

11/21/2016 06:12:11 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Blue17 video – Vintage Costume Jewellery Take a look a some of our Women’s Vintage Costume Jewellery available in-store, in this short video we made. There are compacts, Brooches, Pendants, Necklaces and ...

1920s Jazz Age – Fashion and Photographs

11/19/2016 06:01:07 AM

Another original post from Blue17 The cheerful sound of jazz fills the air, and a lady wearing a silver dress and immense feathers in her hair, elegantly perched high above us on a giant moon seems to be languorously enjoying it. Or perhaps ...

Fur Trim Jackets – Blue17 video

11/16/2016 10:14:19 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Blue17 video – Fur Trim Jackets Take a look a some of our Women’s Fur Trim Jackets available in-store, in this short video we made. There are loose and fitted ,short and long Women’s jackets available ...

Celebrity Style Icons

11/15/2016 06:16:51 AM

Another original post from Blue17 We can’t help but love taking a peek at the latest must have looks from well-known celebrities. There are several UK stars that have blossomed and suitably became modern celebrity style icons. These women ...

Vivienne Westwood

11/11/2016 09:01:49 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Vivienne Westwood is a top rank designer that anyone with an interest in fashion will know. Nowadays, it is her cardigans and drapey dresses, discreetly logoed with her queenly orb, along with her “rocking ...

Statement Jewellery for Spring/Summer 2017

11/07/2016 10:48:46 AM

Another original post from Blue17 One of the most talked about and celebrated fashion events on the calendar hit London with force in recent months. London Fashion Week celebrates established and emerging designers with a star-studded event. ...

Christy Turlington

11/05/2016 06:13:27 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Another of the 90s influential fashion supermodels is Christy Turlington. Most widely known for starring in the 1989 Calvin Klein Eternity campaign, this supermodel became a household name within the fashion ...

The Vulgar – Fashion Redefined – Review

11/02/2016 09:17:11 AM

Another original post from Blue17 The vulgar – Fashion Redefined is a beautiful, breathtaking show – and also perhaps the most annoying exhibition I’ve ever been to. I suppose that’s something. I see shows that sweep me off my feet ...

Party outfits with a vintage twist

10/29/2016 06:43:26 AM

Another original post from Blue17 The festive season is nearly upon us and it’s the perfect time to start planning your party outfits for this dazzling time of celebration. Whether you are hosting a Christmas party with the family or celebrating ...

Vintage Sequinned Tops-Blue17 video

10/26/2016 09:09:51 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Womens Vintage Sequinned Tops Here’s  our latest short video we made featuring Womens Retro & vintage sequinned Tops from a selection in our vintage clothes shop London. There are sequinned tops from the ...

Antique And Vintage bags – Blue17 video

10/24/2016 11:29:44 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Blue17 video – Antique And Vintage bags Take a look a some of our Women’s Antique And Vintage bags available in-store, in this short video we made.

Cristobal Balenciaga – Designer

10/24/2016 07:01:39 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Cristobal Balenciaga – such a revered name in fashion, and such a mysterious man. Balenciaga the house rarely advertised, did not show its new collections at the same time as the rest of Paris, and made c ...

Winter fashion trend and style ideas

10/21/2016 12:31:19 PM

Another original post from Blue17 With a chill in the air and our chunky knits at the ready, winter is certainly nearly upon us. It’s a great time to start planning your wardrobe for the cooler season and getting those staple pieces to complete ...

Vintage Pumps – Blue17 Video

10/19/2016 07:22:28 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Blue17 video – Vintage Pumps Take a look a some of our vintage pumps for Women, available in-store, in this short video we made Browse the range in-store for vintage pumps, Snakeskin 40s shoes, 40s leather ...

Kate Moss – 90s fashion model

10/19/2016 02:26:09 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Whether you’re an avid fashion follower or not, many of you will know of the 1990s biggest supermodels. These much celebrated power women in fashion strutted the catwalks of some of the most famous shows in ...

Vintage Purses And Handbags – Blue17 video

10/14/2016 12:12:59 PM

Another original post from Blue17 Blue17 video – vintage Purses & Handbags Take a look a some of our Women’s vintage purses and handbags available in-store, in this short video we made. Browse the range in-store  for vintage handbags, ...

You Say You Want a Revolution

10/14/2016 05:31:07 AM

Another original post from Blue17 You Say You Want a Revolution – Records and Rebels 1966 – 1970 is the V & A Museum’s blockbuster winter show. It’s a big exhibition, with timed tickets and assistants so busy on a weekend that their ...

French fashion – culture and style

10/10/2016 04:03:49 AM

Another original post from Blue17 France is arguably one of the most prominent countries for fashion design. Alongside its European counterparts French fashion has always been known for cultured and tasteful style. With the recent spring/summer ...

Paris Fashion Week SS17 trends

10/07/2016 05:36:15 AM

Another original post from Blue17 The final instalment in the fashion week calendar ended in the beautiful city of Paris. This much-adored event for many celebrities and fashion insiders showcased a stunning finale to spring/summer 2017 collections. ...

Milan Fashion Week SS17 trends

10/03/2016 05:42:30 AM

Another original post from Blue17 The city of Milan is another firm fashion feature on the trend circuit each year. After the buzz of London Fashion Week, Milan sets the stage for the promotion of Italy’s luxury fashion designers. As part ...

London Fashion Week Menswear SS17

09/30/2016 06:06:30 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Back in June, designers presented their thoughts on what men should be wearing next year. As expected, there was representation from all corners: athleisurewear and suiting, workwear and normcore. There was ...

New York fashion capital

09/26/2016 06:09:48 AM

Another original post from Blue17 As one of the ‘Big Four’ in fashion, New York has made a name for itself as one of the most diverse and influential fashion capitals in the industry. Its strong urban essence has flourished in the style ...

London Fashion Week SS17

09/23/2016 08:01:13 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Fashion Weeks across the globe including London Fashion Week SS17 have become increasingly topsy turvy lately. This week the world expects to see womenswear designs for spring/summer 2017, giving everyone plenty ...

New York Fashion Week – SS17 trends

09/21/2016 05:26:52 AM

Another original post from Blue17 September sees the emergence of trends and not just for the upcoming cooler season. This month starts the illustrious showcase of designer fashion and new trends for spring/summer 2017. Now you may not be thinking ...

Sonia Rykiel

09/18/2016 07:09:26 AM

Another original post from Blue17 “I don’t know if I’m perceived as being provocative. I suppose it’s an attitude that I’ve had since Day One. I am not swayed by anybody else. Who cares what they think?” Sonia Rykiel. The influential ...

London fashion capital

09/16/2016 02:39:12 AM

Another original post from Blue17 The city of London has always ranked highly in the fashion stakes. London Fashion Week is a sought after affair in the fashion calendar bringing fashionistas flocking to the capital each season. London fashion ...

Fashion muses – Luisa Casati

09/12/2016 06:35:47 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Luisa Casati was wonderful: bold, eccentric, decadent, and irresponsible with a taste for the lavish that bordered on the ridiculous, and so rich that even when she spent every last penny she had on pet leopards, ...

Mens clothing SS17 trends

09/10/2016 05:38:53 AM

Another original post from Blue17 Soon the capital will be a flutter with fashionistas for the upcoming womens shows for spring/summer 2017. Menswear has already seen its time in the spotlight and gives us a cheery insight into the warmer seasons ...