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Juke Jive

Juke Jive

For that rockabilly who prefers to maintain a sense of elegant and sophisticated fashion that is reminiscent of the 1920s to 1950s era, Juke Jive, a german Store has everything that you need.

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The quality and craftsmanship of the shirts, jackets, and trousers at Juke Jive are second to none. Many of the garments are sewn are sewn according to the original or vintage pattern. The attention to detail coupled with originality make Juke Jive the online men’s store for classic fashion.

The sporty motorcycle jackets are not only well-fitting, they have intricate stitching on the sleeves and on the back. Though the jackets can be made to match perfectly to make an outfit with other items purchased, the wearer should be creative and mix the jacket with other pieces in his wardrobe. This can create an edgy look, while still maintaining a sense of timelessness.

Juke Jive certainly has no shortage of men’s shirts. These shirts are classic and original and can and should be combined with trousers and jackets from the shop as, well as other pieces in your wardrobe.

Well-made and fitting trousers are essential to every man’s wardrobe. Again, the attention to detail, craftsmanship and quality material that is trademark at Juke Jive is sure to please even the most discriminating male.

Juke Jive also has a wide array of accessories-shoes (creepers, boots,and Chucks), belts, and hats. And if you need to create a special look for a date with your pin up girl, you can even purchase pomade for your hair and sideburns so that you can have that Greaser look.

If pricing is an area of concern for you, there is a reduced price section. It is important to note here that just because these items are sold at a reduced price, you will not be purchasing an item of lower quality. You will still get the same quality as with the more expensive pieces.

From head to toe, and everything in between, Juke Jive has everything a man needs to keep his look timeless, classic, and current.

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Uncategorized Vintage

Sitting Pretty at Prettie Lanes

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Sitting Pretty at Prettie Lanes

Amidst hundreds of 1950’s inspired vintage clothing shops, it’s hard to know which garments are truly unique and authentically retro.

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Franziska Schlupski has set her brand apart by not only designing but also creating each and every garment offered at Prettie Lanes. From pin up sailor dresses to rockabilly high waist pants, each item is carefully handcrafted by Franziska with only a very limited number of each design.

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Her goal is to recapture the feminine romance of 1950’s fashion as authentically as possible, even down to the finest details of construction. While Prettie Lanes may not have the widest selection of vintage clothing to be found, this is by design. Franziska designs and then creates only a handful of pieces in each size so that every garment is limited edition and quantity.

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This ensures against that embarrassing moment of, “She’s wearing my dress!” at parties and gatherings and also will set you apart in unique vintage outfits not found anywhere else. Designed and made in Switzerland, Prettie Lanes does ship worldwide and is one of the very few retro fashion shops that still hand-stiches every piece.

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In sizes from small to extra-large, these pin up dresses and rockabilly frocks can flatter every body. Beside their clothing line (including the original line of Prettie at the Sea), Prettie Lanes also offers accessories and actual vintage items from other manufacturers in limited quantities.

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You’ll find hand-crocheted ivory gloves from Go Gloves to add a pretty flair to any pin up dress or sweetheart top. Most exciting are the true vintage items fore sale: one of a kind pieces from the 1930’s, 40’s and 50’s that are still in new condition. Most of these are in the accessories category, including handbags, jewelry, and hairpieces.

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Occasionally, Franziska will find a true vintage dress or other clothing item and sell it on Prettie Lanes. These items disappear quickly though, so it’s best to check back regularly or follow her on social media to know exactly when they will appear. Lovely ladies looking for handcrafted rockabilly dresses or true vintage handbags know Prettie Lanes is the place for both: a truly vintage shop.

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