The Countdown to Goodwood Begins!

August 28, 2015

 

Are you ready for Goodwood? It's the kind of event where it's safer to overdress than underdress. Go big or go home, we say!

We’re fast approaching that time of year when every other lady who comes into the boutique has but one word on her lips.   “Goodwood”.   For those not in the know, the Goodwood Revival Event is a 3-day festival held at the Goodwood Circuit in Chichester. Every September, lovers...
View full article →

The Judy Dress- A Fantastic Forties Inspired All-Rounder

August 21, 2015
The Gorgeous Judy dress has been one of our top picks this summer- and here's why.
Hey Jude! As you know, we love navy at Revival Retro and often feature it in both our evening and day styles. It’s a great alternative to black, which can wash out many complexions. We also love flattering, easy to wear, feminine day dresses. And we love stylish floral prints...
View full article →

Fabulous and Functional Forties: Feminine and Practical.

August 14, 2015

In the 1940s women had to navigate between practicalities of war time and expressing their feminine style. What came out of it was an iconic decade in terms of style and fit. Find your 1940s feel at Revival this summer!

The Second World War caused a revolution in the way women dressed. We were now workers and patriots. Our clothes were strong, practical, comfortable, and yet decisively feminine, clinging ever so slightly to the glamour of the 1930s. That’s why it makes such a fabulous era to draw on for...
View full article →

Behind The Scenes on the Look Book Shoot: A Weekend Escape!

August 06, 2015

The dream team behind the scenes!

When it comes to work, here are few things more exciting for me than going on a location shoot for the new season look book. Normally I have to stay at home and look after the baby (because as shop manager that’s what I’m supposed to be doing!) but this time...
View full article →

Our fabulously sexy summer dress: Arabella

June 29, 2015
It’s a rare and special feeling: trying on a dress, seeing yourself in it for the first time, and LOVING it.   Not just the ‘Aw, this is nice,’ feeling, but the ‘Holy mother of dresses, that’s me?!’ feeling! Regular ladies in store will be nodding their heads sagely at...
View full article →

White Dresses: Your Friend Not Your Enemy

June 08, 2015
 Charlotte has some sage advice that will make you rethink your attitude about wearing white. I don’t want to jinx anything, but it looks like Summer is finally here (cue clap of thunder). The evenings are getting longer, we’re getting more wedding invites than we can shake a stylish, yet comfortable shoe at, and the Summer holidays are looming.   So, for your Summer wardrobes...
View full article →

What to Wear to Ladies Day

May 26, 2015
 Sarah gives us her outfit tips on 'What to Wear to Ladies Day'
   SHOP LADIES DAY DRESSES AND SHOES Have you got a Ladies Day event to go to? Are you fretting about frocks? Dizzied by dress codes? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. First of all, let's think about what your day will *actually* entail: Lots of sitting down? Walking around...
View full article →

Sarah Recommends: The Arabella Dress

May 10, 2015
 Sarah Recommends It’s a rare and special feeling: trying on a dress, seeing yourself in it for the first time, and LOVING it. Not just the ‘Aw, this is nice,’ feeling, but the ‘Holy mother of dresses, that’s me?!’ feeling! Regular ladies in store will be nodding their heads sagely...

Floral Dresses for the win!

April 14, 2015
I love me some florals- throughout the year I must add, but there’s nothing like a new floral dress at the start of spring. The nights are getting longer, we’ve had the first few sunny days of the year, and my fellow Londoners seem a little less grumpy and more...
View full article →

Pick your own bridesmaid dress

March 24, 2015
Are you one of the lucky women for whom the bride uttered those fabulous words ‘wear something you like!’ Bells ringing, Joyful day. There is hope. Celebration. (and that’s just in my heart, not even for the wedding day).   It’s easier said than done though. There are rules and...
View full article →