Best Places to Buy Vintage Clothing Online

Online vintage clothing stores have expanded the shopping horizons of those who love vintage style. Flea markets and niche boutiques can turn up some wonderful finds, but online stores provide even more choice, particularly if a shopper favors a particular decade or a certain designer. Vintage clothing offers the chance to wear unique pieces steeped in history. It is often whimsical, in addition to being excellent value and eco-friendly. To unleash your inner style icon browse the one-of-a-kind pieces in these online vintage clothing stores.

Rusty Zipper

From Rusty Zipper.

Rusty Zipper carries a comprehensive range of vintage clothing and accessories for both men and women. Collections include women’s dresses, suits, sweaters and swimwear, and men’s shirts, pants and ties. Women’s dresses are divided into eras ranging from the 1940s to the 1980s, with decade collections featuring 1950s shirt-waisters and 1980s power dressing shoulder pads.  There are retro prom dresses to take you back in time and psychedelic minis from the 1960s. Styles range from ethnic and hippie, to secretary, prairie and hourglass wiggle. Rusty Zipper accessories include retro sunglasses, scarves, gloves and hats.

Unique Vintage

From Unique Vintage.

Unique Vintage is a goldmine of retro fashion, stocking clothing from the 1920s through to the 1970s. They have glorious vintage prom dresses, vintage flapper dresses, retro swimwear and an excellent selection of plus size clothing.  This online store also specializes in vintage inspired clothing to mix and match with the genuine items. Their wedding selection includes dresses for the bride and bridesmaids, shoes, accessories and guest attire for vintage themed weddings.


For those with a taste for vintage designer clothing Farfetch features the top names from the world of couture fashion. You can shop for vintage Chanel and Jean Paul Gaultier, Versace and Yves Saint Laurent. You can discover unique vintage clothing designed by Thierry Mugler, Giorgio Armani, Pierre Cardin and Hermes. You can snap up an original designer bag to accessorize vintage suits and dresses. The vintage lines stocked by Farfetch are iconic and coveted, and won’t break the bank.

Wear it Well Vintage

This American vintage store specializes in handpicked items of women’s clothing, accessories and home decor. The store continuously updates stock so it is worth checking often to see if the style that entrances you is represented. Amongst the stock at Wear it Well Vintage, you can find retro trench coats, dresses, jumpsuits, blouses and swimwear from across the decades. The store also sells vintage bags, accessories and jewelry.

Designer Vintage

A Roberto Cavalli dress from Designer Vintage.

Designer Vintage is an online platform for a range of boutiques specializing in vintage designer clothing. All items are checked for authenticity before being promoted. Here you will find designer bags by Chanel and Louis Vuitton, clothes by Gucci and Dolce & Gabbana, and shoes by Saint Laurent and Valentino.

Guermantes Vintage

Aficionados of the 1920s to 1940s will appreciate the rare and unusual antique clothing collected by Guermantes Vintage. There are original flapper dresses from the 1920s, fabulous 1920s reversible coats and wedding dresses created in the 1930s. This online boutique is a must for vintage fans on the lookout for rare pieces.