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Shift Into Neutral

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Shift Into Neutral

Ever wondered how much you can do with one neutral piece of clothing?  A LOT. Neutrals are in and they’re all you need when it comes to building your wardrobe. These pieces are staples and set a solid foundation for countless looks. Well, what exactly falls under the neutral category? Neutral clothing is anything in tan, black, white and light earth tones. At Vintage Charm, we have expanded the category to include dark earth tones and light/ dark wash denim as well. Neutral looks are in-trend year-round. Yes... even white after Labor Day. Neutral colors are all seasonal colors. In our opinion,...

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Last-Minute Gift Shopping Guide

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Last-Minute Gift Shopping Guide

Welcome, eleventh-hour gift shopper. Still have a few more people to cross off your Christmas list? Hey, no judgment here. We’ve all been there. Even with all the preparation and careful planning, Christmas always appears to come out of nowhere. But don’t panic. Although Christmas is only a few days away, there is still plenty of time to find that perfect gift for your loved ones at Vintage Charm, Little Charm or Four Sons Mercantile. You don’t have to waste your time pacing the mall. Whether you are shopping for your mom, brother, niece or best friend, the 700 block...

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Holiday Fashion Show & Luncheon with IL MIO

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Holiday Fashion Show & Luncheon with IL MIO

Holiday fashion, delicious food and contagious fun was the theme at our Fashion Show last week benefitting CH Infant Welfare Society which was located at the highly loved Italian restaurant IL MIO in downtown Clarendon Hills. The event, that sold out in just a couple days, boasted cheery holiday vibes that will resonate with guests for the rest of the season. Vintage Charm and IL MIO welcomed over 100 women for a tasty luncheon and festive holiday fashion show. The show featured over 20 looks from Vintage Charm, Little Charm and Four Sons Mercantile. The models, whom you may recognize as your friend or neighbor, made their...

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Paige’s Pageant Picks 

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Paige’s Pageant Picks 

As a candidate in the Miss America Organization, I love finding unique pieces that will help me feel like the best version of myself for competition! These finds are perfect if you are a candidate yourself, looking for an ideal gift for a candidate you know, or just looking for something fun to add to your personal closet! I hope that you love my picks!  Travel Outfit:  Traveling to and from competitions can be crazy whether you are driving or flying! I love being super comfortable but also fashionable because first impressions are everything!  These pants are the perfect travel...

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Lollapalooza Looks Styled By Vintage Charm

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Lollapalooza Looks Styled By Vintage Charm

LOLLAPALOOZA is this weekend guys! Get pumped! Half of the fun (if not more!) of music festivals is planning out your outfits. Whether you’re going for the full four days or only one, we want to make sure that you are unique, chic, and slaying. If you’re going to get the attention of J. Cole, Dua Lipa, or Green Day, you’ll have to stand out of the crowd with your fits!   During recent years music festival fashion has taken a more casual spin. Celebrity styles set the tone for these events and become as large of a conversation as...

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