Thursday, 28 March 2013

Vintage Advert: Dandy Fashion - Cavalli Shoes (1969)

                                              THE IMMANENCE OF THE PAST

Reminiscence of spats gone very new. Ankle-high shoes with laced uppers of brown-and-beige mottled toadskin, vamps of black patent or brown aniline calf. Handmade by Cavalli of Bologna, 30gns; to order from Russell & Bromley, New Bond Street W1.

                                                                   IMAGE CREDIT
Image and original text scanned by Sweet Jane from QUEEN magazine 19 March 1969. Photograph by John Vaughan.


  1. Gorgeous ad! I love old fashion ads, they were so intense! :)
    Following you!!
    BTW, I'm moving to Dublin in about 2months, is there any vintage store?? :D

  2. Hi Raquel, yeah there's a really good vintage fashion scene here, lots of Vintage shops and markets, you should check out Lucy's Lounge in the Temple Bar area when you get here and also Harlequin, Jenny Vanders and A Store is Born x


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