Mädchentraum – It’s As If You’re In The 1940s
The fantasy and allure of the 1940s captures many a girl’s heart. The soft colors, prints and fabrics paired with simple yet classy designs, causes a vintage ladies heart to pitter-patter like they’re in love.
No one knows this feeling of rapture better than German designer Ann Kathrin Schmidt. Creating the very essence of her dreams and historical imagination into a physical manifestation. Mädchentraum literally translates into “Girls Dream” and a dream it is!
Mädchentraum is a beautiful store crafted from a young girl’s long-time dream. Filled with 1940 inspired garments, the flirtatious floral prints and and broad collared dresses capture the glamorous spirit of the past.
Ann knows vintage inspired quality and aims to administer just that to her customers. Obtaining a degree in fashion-design, where she specialized in fabricating period costumes, Ms. Schmidt is confident in her abilities to dress a woman like she’s just been through a time machine.
Ever since Ann was a teenager, producing retro dresses with her dads rustic sewing machine, she has imagined owning and operating Mädchentraum shop. Now it is a blossoming store filled with beautiful pieces of historical artwork. Mädchentraum shop offers 1940 inspired dresses, blouses, long pants, pencil and pleated skirts, fur collared coats, off shoulder shirts, belted jackets and fashionable capes.
The love for pastel colors and absence of bold prints is obvious while browsing though Mädchentraum’s hand crafted collections. The summer and spring lines are aglow with vibrant colors such as corals and bright flawless whites. The fall and winter assortments are darker than expected when browsing around the mint-green homepage of Mädchentraum shop. Deep royal blues, soft grays and natural browns fill the collection, offering timeless elegance to a lady during the teeth chattering cold months.
Every item is form fitting and feminine. This darling little online shop is perfect for dedicated vintage ladies, remaining true to the historical designs of dresses in the forties. Ann makes sure that every article of clothing is honest with what would be found and bought in the golden era of fashion. Mädchentraum shop is sweet and simple, so flawless in it’s character it’s as if it was created from the soft fluffy clouds of ones dream….