Friday, 20 November 2009

Retro Winter Coats

Retro coat

If you haven't got your winter coat sorted then check out our new arrivals! We have rare, genuine vintage M65 USA Fishtail Parkas back in stock for ultimate mod style warmth! We also have superb black snorkel parkas, vintage duffle coats, 70s style leather bomber jackets and vintage Swiss wool pea coats to warm up your winter indie wardrobe.

But the ultimate versatile retro coat for this winter has to be the militray vintage pea coat, dress it up and look sharp with your sammy scarf and winklepickers or go casual with your skinnies!

Check out our range now at

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Friday, 6 November 2009

50s Prom Dresses

50s prom dress

Knock 'em dead at that Christmas party with a unique 50s style prom dress. Honeypie Boutique stocks a mix of unique vintage and hand customised new vintage style dresses so you can be sure you won't run into anyone else looking as fabulous as you do! The boutique also offers very reasonably priced 50s style wedding dresses on a made-to-order basis.

Available now at Honeypie Boutique.

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Saturday, 24 October 2009

Snuggle Up In a Vintage Faux Fur Coat

Vintage faux fur coat

What better way to keep snug than with a 70s vintage faux fur coat?! Rainbow Retro have a range of unique vintage furs in various colous and styles. If you are after one of these little gems, then keep your eye on the shop as we have new vintage stock arriving regularly!

Don't forget to accessorise with a vintage scarf and a pair of vintage sunglasses!

Check out our range now at

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Wednesday, 21 October 2009

50's Style Wedding?

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If you're planning a retro 50s style wedding, be sure to check out The 50s Style Wedding Blog for great inspiration!

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Wednesday, 14 October 2009

Winter Warmers

Indie hats

Forget keeping a cool head, with our rubbish weather what you need is a nice warm retro hat and scarf to keep that winter chill out!

Try a classic flat cap or a neon peruvian hat to keep your ears warm. Our peruvian hats also come in more subdued colours for those who want to avoid the beacon effect! Our best selling style is our long beanie hat which is very popular at the moment.

For serious warmth you can't beat our faux fur Russian cossack hat and our retro leather and fur bomber hat.

And don't forget to finish your look off with a scarf, check out our skinny stripey indie scarf and our red and black checked desert scarf.

All these items are available now at

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Tuesday, 6 October 2009

Rock Star Style

Rock star fashion

Get ready to face your fans in Rainbow Retro's finest rock star attire!

Our essentials for this look include the absolute classic that is the 70s style skinny black leather bomber jacket, the black straw trilby and black skinny drainpipe jeans.

Accessorise the look with wooden rosary beads, or give it a Jarvis edge with our clear lens geek glasses!

Alternatively, go for a military slant with one of our vintage jackets, and don't forget your black plimsoles!

All these items are available now at

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Tuesday, 29 September 2009

Mod Revival!

Mod fashion

Look sharp and revive your wardrobe with our range of mod gear!

Our most popular mod revival staples include our skinny fit black polo neck tops, our fantastic white patent leather 2 strap winklepickers, and the classic M65 fishtail parka which is coming back to the store for autumn!

Update the look by adding a pair of super skinny black jeans, a mesh scarf, skinny braces or a smart cropped trench coat.

Grab all your mod gear now at

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Monday, 28 September 2009

Get the 50s look at Rainbow Retro

50s fashion

Get the rockabilly look with our fab range of 50s clothing and accessories.

Our 50s style rockabilly polkadot swing dresses come in red or black and are sure to get you noticed! We also have tiered 50s net petticoats in red, white, black and pink to create that fabulous 50s volume under your full circle dress or your 50s style tea length wedding dress!

Complete the rockabilly look with our 50s style accessories, check out our fab kitsch leopard print rockabilly bow hair clips, giant rose corsages, and our retro polkadot wayfarer sunglasses that come in a range of bold colours.

And don't forget to take a look at our sexy rockabilly sailor pencil skirts, an essential for any self respecting rockabilly gal's wardrobe!

Find all of these items at

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Friday, 18 September 2009

Do September in Style - Vintage 70s style leather bomber jackets

Inject some instant indie swagger into your autumn wardrobe with a vintage 70s style skinny leather bomber jacket. True to the classic in every way down to the fabric waistband. You can get your hands on one now at

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Wednesday, 26 August 2009

50s style net petticoats back in stock!

Finally we have taken delivery of our fab 50s stlye net petticoats! Grab them while you can at

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Tuesday, 4 August 2009

Because men need bags too!

Feast your eyes on this stunning, unissued vintage Eastern Block military messenger bag. Brilliant detail inside with lots of pockets and compartments for all your stuff. This has to be the ultimate original man bag, check it out now at now!

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Friday, 31 July 2009

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Monday, 27 July 2009

Our fave retro sunglasses yet!

We have just had a delivery of retro sunglasses and we just love them! We've posted a few here and have loads more styles in the shop. If you're not sorted for that late summer fastival yet (or even if you are, you can never have too many pairs of sunnies eh?!), be sure to check these out at now!

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Turn up the volume - 50s style petticoats!

How could we list those fab 50s wedding dresses without seeking out the best in tiered net 50s style petticoats to give those dresses the wow factor?

The first lot we had sold out in a matter of days but don't despair we have more on the way in a range of colours! Our petticoats are top quality with two layers of satin bound net to give a fab full look to your circle skirts and dresses!

Check them out at now!

You can also order the fab 50s style wedding dress shown below here!

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50s Wedding dresses on trial!

We have finally got some sample 50s style wedding dresses on trial on our sister site Honeypie Boutique, and what a pair of beauties they are...

Click here for 50s polkadot wedding dress

Click here for classic 50s tea length wedding dress

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Friday, 22 May 2009

50s Wedding Dresses Coming Soon!

I am so excited about the new line of 50s inspired wedding dresses and net petticoats we are working on, keep an eye out for them over the next month at Honeypie Boutique!

Click here for 50s polkadot wedding dress
Click here for classic 50s tea length wedding dress

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Festival Season

This is my favourite time of the year, lazing in a field with good mates, great music and a beer, not mention those crazy hats, sunnies and wellies. Get kitted out in style at

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Monday, 16 March 2009

Spring has arrived!

I have to say I'm glad to see spring and a glimpse of the sun! The recent turn in the weather has inspired us to add some fab dresses to our collection. More to come soon...

You can buy them at

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Sunday, 1 February 2009

Loads of Retro Sunglasses!

Hi guys, sorry it's been a while, I've been very busy finding and listing loads of fab retro goodies!

This month we have added loads of retro and vintage inspired sunglasses which are proving to be very popular despite the dismal British weather!

There's plenty of styles and colours to choose from, check them out now at

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