Fave Finds: Maria’s ’80s Dotted Dress

Fave Finds: Maria

Who: Maria from Avenue M

What: Navy button-up dress from the ’80s

Where: “The ‘Smiley’ op-shop in my local town in Southern Queensland, Australia – there’s a giant smiling face on the sign, hence the loving name.”

How much: $3

When I use it: “This dress is very flattering and easy to wear. It’s perfect for shopping as it’s easy to slip on and off, so I can try lots of other vintage clothes without too much hassle!”

Shopping tips: “A lot of wonderful op-shops are overlooked because they are independent businesses. Give all op-shops a go! The ‘Smiley’ shop in my town is a treasure chest full of beautiful pieces all under $10 and not many know about it!”

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 Comments

  1. Sarah 01/10/2013 at 9:48 am #

    You wear that dress very well! So lovely!

    x missdottidee.blogspot.com

  2. ettututu 01/11/2013 at 10:51 am #

    Super pretty! What a great find!

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