SUPPLIERS AND HIRERS OF VINTAGE CIVILIAN AND/OR MILITARY CLOTHING
 
 
All of the following specialise in period clothing and will be happy to offer advice. Please ring before visiting, to check opening times and stock availability.
It may be necessary to arrange appointments as not all stock will be on display.

Showtime Dance Shoes
Site URL: http://www.showtimedanceshoes.com
Description: Ballroom dance shoes and Chrisanne Dancewear for the social or professional dancer. We carry Supadance, International and Freed of London dance shoes. Guaranteed quality. Largest supply in the United States.
 
CIVILIAN CLOTHING

BIBA LIVES
Biba Lives vintage clothing
Allfies antique market
13 - 25 Church Street
Marylebone
London NW8 8DT
Tel : 020 7258 7999
We deal in vintage clothing and accessories from the 1930's - to - 1980's. All for hire or to buy.

'ROCACHA'
Retro clothing company specialising in 30's-40's styles(zoot suits,peg
pants etc.)
 'CLOUD CUCKOO LAND' - British and American womens clothing and shoes,
1930s - 1950s. 6 Charlton Place, Camden Passage, Islington, London N1. Call
Abigail or Chrissie on 020 7354 3141.
'ROCKAROUND' - Imported vintage American clothing and shoes for men and
women. Shop in Reading, Berkshire and visitors by appointment in Hayes,
Middlesex. Call Phil or Jo on 020 8561 3912.
'THE GIRL CAN'T HELP IT' - Ground floor at Alfie's Antique Market (G100 &
G116), 13-25 Church Street, London NW8. Vintage American clothing and
accessories. Mostly womens, some menswear. Call Sparkle on 020 7724 8984.
'ORSINI OF KENSINGTON' - High-quality womens period clothing at 76 Earl's
Court Road, London W8. Call Tino on 020 7937 2903.
'RADIO DAYS' - Specialising in genuine British period clothing and
accessories. For sale and/or hire. Mens and Womens. 87 Lower Marsh,
Waterloo, London SE1. On Lower Marsh too, at the opposite end, is 'WHAT THE BUTLER WORE' for more vintage fashion and accessories.
'THE ANTIQUE CLOTHING SHOP' - British period clothing for men and women. 282
Portobello Road, London W10. Call Sandy on 020 8964 4830.
'295' - Vintage clothing for men and women. 295 Portobello Road, London W10.
'DOLLY DIAMOND' - Womens and mens vintage, for sale or hire. Specialists in evening wear. 51 Pembridge Road, Notting Hill Gate, London W11. Call Dolly
on 020 7792 2479.
'ANNIES' - Womens high-quality vintage. 1900s - 1940s. 12 Camden Passage,
Islington, London N1. Call Annie on 020 7359 0796.
'CENCI' - 50s, 60s and 70s clothing. Mens and womens. Please take note that CENCI, the fantastic vintage clothing and accessories shop has left Monmouth Street for a vast warehouse in West Norwood at 4 Nettlefold Place, London SE27 OJW tel& fax 020 87668564 Open to the public Tue and Wed of every week and the first weekend of every month Fri Sat and Sun 11am to 6pm or by appointment.
'BLACKOUT II'  Vintage clothing from the 20s to the 70s. For sale or hire.
51 Endell Street, Covent Garden, London WC2. 020 7240 5006.
'CORNUCOPIA' - Period fashions and accessories. 12 Tachbrook Street, London
SW1. Call 020 7828 5752.
'MODERN AGE VINTAGE CLOTHING' - Large selection of genuine period mens and
womens fashions for hire - call for appointment. 65 Chalk Farm Road, London
NW1. Call Basil or Julia on 020 7482 3787.
'VINTAGE CLOBBER' - Period clothing 1940s - 1970s. 874 Christchurch Road,
Boscombe, Bournemouth BH7 6DJ. 01202 429794.
'ECHOES' - British vintage clothing, womens and mens, 1900s - 1950s. 650a
Halifax Road, Eastwood, Todmorden, West Yorkshire OL14 6DW. Speak to Pat on
01706 817505.
THE GLAMOUR PALACE Specialists in 1940s - 1970s vintage clothing and
accessories. 211 Woodhouse Road, London N12. Call 020 8368 2117.
'THE LONDON VINTAGE FASHION FAIR' - Sunday 10th March and Sunday 28th April
at Hammersmith Town Hall, King Street, London W6. 10am - 5pm. Admission
?4/?2.50. Shop for all your Jitterbug Ball clothes and accessories and get a
sneak preview of the venue. Call 020 8543 5075.
 
 
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MILITARY CLOTHING

N.B. It is rare to find a complete WW2 uniform in a single visit. Usually
these need to be put together over time. We recommend that you speak to
people for advice and consider hiring if it's your first time!
 
 
'SABRE SALES' - Wide variety of genuine WW2 militaria for sale and hire.
Mail order welcome. 85-87 Castle Road, Southsea, Hants. Speak to Richard on
02392 833394.
'PAUL ROBERTS MILITARIA' - Mail order USAAF uniform, clothing and
accessories and other vintage items. Call or write for list. Paul Roberts,
14 Campden Road, Hebden Bridge, HX7 6BZ. 01422 842314.
'FNG SUPPLIES' - Militaria dealer. Call Lee on 01344 451563 or e-mail
lee.fng@btinternet.com
'LAURENCE CORNER' - Vintage uniform and civvies for hire. Period-style army
surplus for sale. Helpful staff. 62 Hampstead Road, London NW1. Call
020-7813 1010.
'MISH MASH' - Militaria and army surplus. British and American. Wellington
Street, Kettering, Northants. Call Sheila on 01536 518030.
'LONDON MILITARIA MARKET' - Saturday mornings at Camden Passage, Islington,
London N1. Several dealers with a variety of militaria. A good place to
start the search for genuine uniform.
'H and S MILITARIA FAIRS' - Regular militaria markets in the South East.
Call Gary on 01892 730233 for more information.
'G I JOE'S' - 29 Dairy Road, Haymarket, Edinburgh. 0131-313 1943
'THE COSTUME STUDIO' - Fully stocked costumier. A rare opportunity to hire
genuine wartime uniform or civvies. Montgomery House, 159-161 Balls Pond
Road, London N1. Call 020-7837 6576 or 020-7388 4481.
 
 
REPRODUCTION UNIFORM
(Made to Measure)
UK - SUTLERS STORES, 11 Columbia Road Bournemouth. 01202 268176
USA - WHAT PRICE GLORY, California. 001 831 754 2351
 
 
FANCY DRESS
Fancy Dress shops will be listed in Yellow Pages and other local listings.
They may be able to help with reproduction or modern interpretations of
1940s fashions.

HepCat On Line Vintage store
The online store for all people into retro living such as hot rods, 50's rock'n'roll and rockabilly.
We supply music and accessories for swing, blues and jive dancers and music lovers. If you're into dancing lindy hop, jumpin' to ska, surf and psychobilly this is the place for you.
Here we try to supply you with all you need for your retro lifestyle.

DJ Sugarlips spins tunes from the 50s and 60s on the last monday of every month @ INDO
133, Whitechapel Rd, E1, 8pm

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