Some of my all time favorite shops- local, online, and abroad.
Rowena– My favorite place to shop in Edmonton. A fabulous, one of a kind shop on Whyte Ave. This shop is brimming with gorgeous dresses by Bettie Page, Pin Up Couture, Hellbunny, Collectif, and the list goes on. And don’t forget to check out
RetroGlam.com, Rowena’s online store.
Rockabetty: Hailing from Winnipeg, Manitoba, Rockabetty is a rockabilly dream come true. Custom made circle skirts, and wiggle dresses, in all the raddest prints- think Elvis, cherry, monsters, cupcakes, and hearses. Not only do they sell custom Rockabetty goods, they have select items from Heartbreaker, Bettie Page, and Sourpuss. Rockabetty also carries mens and childrens items; they have child size versions of their custom circle skirts, so mom and baby can be rockin together! Check them out on facebook to for promotions and updates.
Pinup Girl Clothing– “Nifty thread for girl girls and bodacious bombshells”. Pinup Girl Clothing sells vintage inspired clothing in amazing fabrics, patterns, colours, and shapes. Their dresses and skirts hug all the right curves, and make you look like a total knockout. Pinup Girl Clothing features their house brands: Dixiefried, Deadly Dames, Pinup Couture, and Eldorado Club, as well as a handful of others. Be sure to check out their facebook page, as well as their website and sign up for their e-newsletter to hear about special sales and promotions.
Miss Candyfloss– Vintage Inspired clothing, reminiscent of the 30’s, 40’s, and 50’s. All Miss Candyfloss garments are made in Europe, under fair trade standards which means their seamstresses get fair wages and rights this also means top quality product. , Miss Candyfloss, makes drop dead gorgeous items, including dresses, skirts, tops, trousers, and jackets. With $6 shipping anywhere, Miss Candyfloss is one site you don’t want to pass by- have a look and see for yourself. http://www.miss-candyfloss.com
The Oblong Box Shop –selling vintage inspired clothing and tiki wear! Sign up for their newsletter to receive special discounts, including a once a month 30% discount! This online shopped in based out of California and while predominately an online shop, they will have pop up shops every once and a while! Follow them on facebook to hear about discounts/sales and new products https://www.facebook.com/oblongboxshop
Erstwilder- Cute, quirky, and vintage inspired resin brooches, made in Australia. These brooches are all meant to be limited edition, which means once sold out, they may not remake a certain style again! So if you have your eye on one, get it quick, becuase Ertwilder has made a big splash in the pinup and rockabilly scene. You will find everything from pooches to milkshakes, and birds to cacti available for sale in delightful brooch and earrings. Head over to their facebook page to keep up to date on new designs https://www.facebook.com/erstwilder