Welcome To Our Winter Vintage Wonderland
Set in the historic Old Finsbury Town Hall in the heart of Dickensian London, the fair is a one stop shop for unique gifts, gorgeous treats, one-of-a-kind party outfits and decorations that will make even the most hardened Scrooge melt and embrace the festive season fully.
Christmas shopping is turned into a glorious treasure finding quest with a plethora of gorgeous choices: for the ultimate party outfit, look no further than our international and specialist vintage fashion vendors who will have the very best party frocks and dashing menswear pieces to turn you into the most glamorous guest and the belle or beau of the ball: From Clarke to Vionnet, Anderson & Shepherd to Dior, our experts will guide the fashion novice and more seasoned collector to find a sensational ensemble.
With the special outfit sorted it seems only right to focus on gifts that will definitely not have a double sitting under the tree! Classic film poster art makes the perfect present for the movie buff and for the furniture and design fan there are vendors selling rare objets from the turn of the 20th century to the 1970s, to give home interiors an individual edge. Or opt for something special from our timepieces specialists who source rarities for men and women from Patek Philippe, Rolex and Vacheron Contantin to name but a few.
The quintessential gentlemen will be delighted with any of the wide selection of Edwardian grooming sets and will definitely find use in the antique silver and leather hip flasks for his post prandial dram. And for the ladies there is the unassailable selection of accessories, jewellery and millinery that takes in mid nineteenth styles of the Victorian Era right through to the power dressing and club-land culture of the 1980s and of course everything in between.
A Vintage Christmas doesn’t just stop with the gifts that you choose either; this year the Clerkenwell Vintage Fashion Fair is delighted to introduce upcycled vintage decorations and Christmas cards from Sarah Moore who will be signing copies of her fabulous book which is full of stylish ideas & creative projects for the whole family: Vintage Home
And with all the hard work done make sure you stop off at our much loved Tea Salon. Because it’s Christmas we will be serving mulled wine, mince pies and other seasonal treats. The delectably voiced Noelle Vaughan is also on hand as she will be serenading guests with Christmas Carols throughout the afternoon. The Tea Salon is also the perfect place to peruse and purchase pickles, conserves and other original culinary delicacies, either for a vintage spin on a hamper for that foodie loved one or just to stock up a pantry closer to home.
Founded by Savitri, the Clerkenwell Vintage Fashion Fair prides itself on being an immersive retail experience for both the vintage fan and those curious or new to the scene. The Christmas Fair is the first time that the fair has diversified into lifestyle products as well as selling the quality pieces from leading vintage fashion retailers that it always has and championing new product lines that reflect and are influenced by the very best of yesteryear. So make your Christmas a vintage one with a visit that guarantees all your seasonal needs are met.
The Clerkenwell Vintage Fashion Fair continues to be committed to championing the very best in vintage fashion, whilst making it accessible for all. Entrance remains £4 with NUS Concessions £2.