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Hi I'm Kate.

Hi I'm Kate.

Hello, and welcome to Strawberry Vintage! Let me introduce myself, my name is Kate, I'm in my early 40s, I work full time in ladies fashion, I'm a mum to a 6ft 2 , 15 year old boy who has just sat his GCSEs and is soon about to embark on college life, and I'm a writer. I write about what I love, what I feel and what I see.
Social Media - I wish it didn't exist, but I'm glad it does.

Social Media - I wish it didn't exist, but I'm glad it does.

Why I wish it didn't exist.  Rose tinted glasses. Everyones life is perfect. Attentions seekers. Keyboard warriors. Anger. Complainers doing nothin...
Mapping the Destination.

Mapping the Destination.

When Courtney and I joined forces to start the Strawberry Vintage Store as a go getting vintage clothing company in 2018, we made a promise that th...
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How to makeover your vintage garments in a few easy steps.

Being the owner of fabulous vintage garments is undoubtedly the first step to greatness. But what do you do with them once you have them? Of course...
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Are You Getting the Most Out of Your Colour Mood? A real moody blog!

So why do we dress the way we do? Sometimes its comfort because your planning on slowing around the house and not getting up to much. Or maybe your out to impress on a first date or meeting new people for the first time so you want to look fresh and stylish.
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Over forty with a passion for fashion? What can go wrong?

You shouldn't worry about what other people think for a start. Screw them. If you want bright red hair that clashes with your favourite yellow coat, then do it. Confidence is key. If you feel good then
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What's Vintage Clothing? What's Retro Clothing?

What's Vintage Clothing? What's Retro Clothing? Vintage Clothing normally means clothing manufactured at least 20 years before the present day. Vintage garments were often hand made with top quality fabrics and today can often mean paying less than a lesser quality new item. Retro Clothing refers to new, old or modern.....
Meg's 1950s Make Up Tips (video)

Meg's 1950s Make Up Tips (video)

Meg showing us how to get the vintage era make up look

Why not go to our collections and treat yourself with something to go with that new look. 

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You Can't Handle The Youth

The term 'teenager' didn't really exist in the forty's. There were babies, children, youths and adults. To be classed as an adult was less about reaching a milestone birthday such as 18 or 21 and more aligned to getting
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Fashion Shoots. It's Not All Black and White. Here's a quick guide.

If your under the impression that taking part in a photo shoot of any kind, is glamorous then you are a little off target. Don't misunderstand me, they can be immense fun and totally rewarding. Particularly when you
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Go Figure - Top hacks for dressing with confidence

Take the stress out of those "I have nothing to wear" moments, with my 5 Top Hacks. A simple guide to help you feel and look great.
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The V Word

Im addicted to vintage. Ok, so it's not like I need rehab or anything, but it has certainly grabbed a massive part of my life. I can very happily spend hours looking for pre-loved clothing, decor, and accessories, without to much thought for all the other boring things I should be doing.