Fashion has always been a means of personal expression and now, thanks to recent blockbuster exhibits such as “Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty” people around the world are realizing it can also be a good investment. Doris Raymond, a prominent vintage collector who specializes in modern vintage fashion with contemporary wearability, shares her knowledge, expertise and tips on how to start and build a killer vintage fashion collection.
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While we adore our clients who are able to visit The Way We Wore in Los Angeles, having the chance to interact with customers all over the globe has been an incredible opportunity. One year ago, we became one of the inaugural members of the Vintage Couture and Fashion segment on 1stdibs and the it’s been a match made in heaven. We’re absolutely thrilled to have regular customers with cultivated eyes all over the world.
“As the site’s Vintage Curator, I knew Doris had a unique collection and that with her unerring eye combined with in depth knowledge of the history of fashion, represented the best of international fashion design,” explains 1stdibs’s Clair Watson. “From priceless rare items of European couture to iconic American ready to wear, Doris’s astute offerings on 1stdibs are snapped up by the discerning, and her collection is envied and respected by her peers worldwide.”
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