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Vintage Fashion: 8 Shopping Secrets The Experts Didn't Want You To Know

Vintage fashion is having a moment. So, be the master of vintage shopping this season with our round up of the best insider secrets from those in the know.

Nothing could be more annoying than spending time rummaging through the bargain bin to find that when you get your prized piece home there’s a sneaky hole or two under the arm. You won’t be able to take it back - most vintage shops don’t do refunds - so it’s always worth taking the time to check over your purchase. When it comes to aftercare, listen to the experts. Follow Blitz on Brick Lane's lead, and: 'Don’t wash your vintage denim, it's always best to dry clean.’ Ask in-store for alterations, you will often find they have a in-house service.

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