What is avant-garde fashion? It is essentially fashion that is a step out of the ordinary or expected; fashion that is beyond its time. Is it possible for vintage fashion to be considered avant-garde? We think so and here’s why:
- It’s an inspiration to modern fashion and future designs. In order to get ahead, you must know where you came from. The world of fashion is no different. It sets a precedent for what designers create today.
- It reminds us of our roots. It was once considered normal for the average household to have a sewing machine to make clothing. Vintage clothing echoes this practice with its delicate stitching and tailored fit.
- It speaks of political & cultural movements. One of the reasons we love vintage clothing so much is that each decade is so iconic and original. Changes in fashion reflected the changes in time.
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