Fave Finds: Marisa’s Antique Mall Dress

Who: Marisa from The Shades of Monet Chronicles

What: Navy dress with a striped, mint collar

Where: An antique mall

How much: $8

When I use it: “I wore it for the first time to my sister’s wedding rehearsal on the beach, but also plan on donning it on date nights with the Mr. and perhaps [at] a casual holiday party.”

Shopping tips: “I find some of my favorite dresses in antique malls. Don’t hesitate to get to know the vendors that set up shop there. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve walked away with free pieces of clothing — even bags of it — that they have wanted to get rid of to move new inventory in. They are almost always willing to work out deals with you and give you a lower price on something if you just ask.”

DO YOU HAVE A FAVE FIND? We know you’re the cleverest vintage hunters around, and we want to hear the story of your Fave Find! E-mail favefinds@modcloth.com with a photo of you with your vintage find (a rare record, a retro dress, or other treasures), and answer the following: Who, What, Where, How much, When I use it, and Shopping tips!

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2 Responses to Fave Finds: Marisa’s Antique Mall Dress

  1. My Vintage Curves 11/20/2012 at 11:11 am #

    Cute! I love the colors combo

  2. Alyssa Pritchett 11/20/2012 at 2:30 pm #

    For $8???? This is amazing :)

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