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A 1930s Evening with Revival Retro at the Fashion & Textile Museum | 18th October

September 17, 2018
Earlier this year we hosted a salon style fashion show at the Fashion & Textile Museum to celebrate their Louise Dahl Wolfe photography exhibition.  It was such a wonderful night and a huge success, so much so they have invited us back! This time we are celebrating the glamour of...

Adventures in textile design! | 27 September

September 11, 2018
London Design
When we are young, we are encouraged to develop skills in areas where we display natural talent. But what about all the things we always dreamed of doing, and were too scared to try? Can anyone learn to dance, cook, write, draw - if you really put your mind to...
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Royal Vintage Shoes AW18 Preview Party | 30 Aug

August 19, 2018
Royal Vintage Shoes
Royal Vintage Shoes are gaining quite the following and we want to show you why. Fantastic vintage style shoes that are well made, comfortable and will withstand a northern winter. Yes “winter is coming”. It’s time to think about next seasons footwear and planning for the colder weather.   At...
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Revival Retro at Goodwood Revival | 7th-9th September

August 08, 2018
Goodwood Revival 1940s OutfitWe can't wait to attend this fabulous vintage weekend.
One of our favourite events in the vintage calendar is Goodwood Revival so we are pleased to say that Revival Retro will be there!  Goodwood will have some new and exciting additions this year. In the Marketplace you will find a new fashion and beauty area. There will be catwalk...
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Joan Crawford at Revival Retro

July 31, 2018
"Joan Crawford became a star because Joan Crawford decided to become a star"  (Frederica Sagor Maas) Thursday 26th July, we teamed up with the British Film Institute to celebrate all things Joan Crawford.  It was a night of fun, fabulousness and festivities! Joan Crawford is one of our heroines and...

Jungle Red – A celebration of Joan Crawford | THU 26th JUL | with BFI

June 20, 2018

Joan Crawford Ceebration

25 lucky women will get their nails done for free, painted Jungle Red just like they did in the movie, The Women. “It’s the colour everybody’s talking about you know.”

A night of film fashion and beauty at The Revival Retro Boutique. Get your nails painted 'jungle red', hear a brow tutorial, get millinery advice, meet and mingle with women at this night celebrating one of our favourite women; Joan Crawford. Let’s step back to 1939 when Joan Crawford was at...
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Vintage Hair Workshop with Miss Rockabilly Ruby | SUN 22ND JULY

June 01, 2018
Watch and learn from one of the best vintage hair stylists all the way from LA!
Vintage Hair Workshop
We are thrilled to be hosting a vintage hair workshop with award winning international hair stylist Miss Rockabilly Ruby! Those of you who already follow her on Instagram will know she has the magic touch when it comes to hair.  From Hollywood waves to stunning up dos, she leaves us...
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4th June: An evening with Revival Retro at BFI.

May 24, 2018
Pandoras Box Louise Brooks It Girl     To kick off a new series of events Revival Retro is inviting you to a special screening at BFI Southbank. See the iconic Louise Brooks dazzle on screen as Lulu the spirited but innocent showgirl, whose sheer sexual magnetism wreaks havoc on the lives of men and women...
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London Hat Week 22-28 March 2018

March 21, 2018

Revival Retro gives you the low down on London Hat Week 2018. There are so many great events, some of which you don't need to book like Hatwalk a fantastic excuse to wear your favourite hat and a great photo opportunity with the London sky line as your back drop.

London Hat Week

Thursday 22 – Wednesday 28 March 2018 If you’ve ever said that you love hats but never have opportunities to wear them ...they don’t suit you ...London Hat Week can fix that!   London Hat Week is a collection of hat related events run by individuals and organisations across...
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A Good Hair Day with Miss Victory Violet

March 19, 2018
Curling, Setting, Brush Out!
Yesterday Revival Retro was host to Miss Victory Violet's latest workshop.  12 lucky ladies were shown how to create a classic 1940s hairstyle. Learning the correct technique for curling. Then waiting for the curls to set whilst watching Ella demonstrate the all important brush out. It was all worth it....
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