New Year. New You. Dream Job?

January 01, 2016
New Year. New You. Dream Job? Could you land your dream job in 2016? Could working for Revival Retro be the new start you need? Working for a small company is different. If you've not done it before, then the first thing you need to know is that you have to have the care factor, or...
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Top 10 of 2015: Seeing Double and Triple in Store!

December 23, 2015
Great minds think alike! My top 10 Double (And Triple) Trouble pictures taken in store this year.

I love it when ladies in store choose to try something I'm wearing- or something they've spotted someone else trying. I try my hardest to make sure I snap a picture (because I love this sort of thing!) - and then I put it on our Facebook, Twitter or Instagram, as...
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Shop Independent for Special Gifts this Christmas

December 17, 2015
As a small independent shop we pride ourselves on having some very special gifts that you won't find in the chain stores on the high street. We have jewellery, bags and purses for her and braces ties and cufflinks for him. At Revival we are inspired by beautiful bygone eras...

Opening Hours for Christmas & New Year.

December 07, 2015
Due to high demand from our Click and Collect customers, we will be open from 8am on the following days: Monday 7th December 8am- 7pm Tuesday 8th December 8am- 7pm Wednesday 9th December 8am- 7pm Thursday 10th December 8am- 9pm: Late night shopping Friday 11th December 8am- 7pm  Saturday 12th December 11am- 7pm Sunday...
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Will Black Friday 2015 be the death of my small business?

November 20, 2015
Black Friday 2015 UK Small Business Revival Retro With Small Business Saturday just around the corner I’ve been speaking to other shopkeepers. The question on some people’s lips is “Will we still be in business by Saturday 5th December or will Black Friday have closed the door for good?   Horrible wet weather is never good for bricks...
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Time Out Award Winners!!

November 18, 2015

Winner winner, champagne dinner!

In which we get the chance to glam up and go to the ball- The Time Out Love London Awards! (And yes, we were the best dressed there)

Yes! Yes, yes yeeeeees! We won! Thank you SO much for all of your support. Every vote, heart and review has meant the world to us. We kept a daily check on the voting page- any time there was an increase in hearts or a new review it got squeaked...
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Vintage Clothing - Searching for 1920s, 1930s and 1940s

November 12, 2015
Searching for Glamorous vintage clothing or shoes is harder than you might think. In recent years, the term vintage clothing has come to have such a broad application! For someone born in 2001, even the eighties and nineties are seen as ‘vintage’, whereas to our readers it might simply be...
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Fabulous Fridays at Revival Retro

November 06, 2015

Take one Friday, add one thing that makes you feel good to your outfit (or more, depending on your appetite), and voila! Your Friday is Fabulous! 

So, in the wake of our #Thursdate socials with the girls on Team Revival and our regular customers, I was chatting with a guy friend of mine. He works in technology, and was lamenting the lack of opportunity to dress up. (I had been saying that many people in store say...
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Our Time Out Love London Awards nomination!

October 24, 2015
We've been nominated for the Time Out #LoveLondonAwards!
Excited is not the word!
The first we heard of the awards, was after the deadline for nominations had passed. Rowena and I were extremely annoyed. Then we shrugged it off, and noted it in the calendar for next year. It would be an amazing opportunity to be nominated- and imagine winning! So anyway, one...
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Best Shop in London Time Out 2015 Nomination

October 21, 2015
We are over the moon at Revival Retro. we have just found out that we have been nominated as one of the best shops in London in the Time Out #lovelondonawards How marvellous!!! Obviously it is a commendation to be nominated and we would like to acknowledge and thank our...
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