1st star: The staff, without crying, the girl took down the dress from one of the dolls. Played with my baby while I tried the suede leather dress.
2nd star: Suede leather dress! £50...not cheap for a second hand "Kookai", but I wanted it.
3rd star: all sorts, not just old stuff...its more second hand than vintage.
4th star: big selection switch/turnover/new stuff.
Not so cool: not vintage,...more
I'm definitely a fan. Imagine getting firly cheap second hand designer clothes! Ok so not everything is designer but I got a really cool adidas hoodie for £20...would have been about £50 originally and it looks and feels new! They have some of the big boy designers such a s Channel, Jean Paul Gaultier and Alexander McQueen, gotta check this place out!more
Now what would you do if you had a bright purple Dolly Parton dress that made you feel like a princess but everyone else thought you were wearing fancy dress each time you wore it?! It might seem like a far fetched situation but in the world of me that's not.
So I bought this dress from a vintage place for about £25 and really loved it. No one else did and the comments actually made me so sad...more
Wow, and not in a good way! When you hire teenagers that look trendy and cool, you always run the risk of them being total asshats. Which, I discovered in Bang Bang is sadly the case. A fun shop, Bang Bang has an odd mix of vintage, designer and... H&M. I spotted some seriously funky jewellery and shoes that, had I the cash to spare, would have been mine. Unlike other 'vintage' stores I didn't...more
This shop is intended for people ignorant of, or too lazy to use eBay. They buy designer stock in cash from the general public at 30% less than the price they sell it for. Fine in theory, it's a business not a charity after all but for those of you that know your Miu Miu from your Marc Jacobs, it just doesn't add up. In selling terms it would only be advisable to use this method for two...more