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40s style accessories needed

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Hulababy Tue 09-Sep-08 11:11:15

I need to find some late 40s accessories to wear.

The dress I will be wearing is a yellow floral number, with blue and a red/pink colour to the flowers in places, and it has a large white collar. There is also a wide navy belt for the waist.

I need: shoes, bag and jewellry. And possible gloves and hat?

And all as cheap as possible, as not likely to use again.

Help!

boogiewoogie Tue 09-Sep-08 11:20:29

You could try ebay for cheap as poss. For authentic stuff, try the following:

www.rokit.co.uk
www.corsetsandcrinolines.co.uk
www.devoted2vintage.co.uk
www.martha scloset.co.uk

The following gives links to all sorts of vintage sellers:

Vintage fashion guild

Hulababy Tue 09-Sep-08 11:22:38

Just want it to be cheap really. It is only fancy dress after all, and for one day.

My dress in entirely authntic though - it is a freidn's great grandmothers. There are photos of her wearing it, and in the right year (1948 day we are having). It isn;t very glam, lol!

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