How To Style Vintage Dresses

Vintage is a keyword for Autumn/Winter 2019 thanks to the ‘grandma’ silk scarves, traditional tweed suiting and ’80s silhouettes that are spotted on the fashion runways.  Many people shy away from vintage clothes because they do not want to risk looking like they are wearing a costume to a fancy dress party.

If you are a Dita Von Teese fan and it suits your personality and lifestyle, you should go for it.   Also, if you wish to wear vintage dresses but do not want to look like you just stepped out of a time machine, well fret no more.  You can find many beautiful vintage dresses from Zapaka,  a popular global online retailer which specializes in fun, feminine and flattering clothing inspired by classic garments from bygone eras.  Zapaka offers a modern twist on vintage fashion with a fit designed for the modern woman.  Using only high-quality fabrics, lining and trims their dresses fit every style to ensure they are not only flattering but comfortable for women of all shapes and sizes.  Scroll down to take a look at some of the dresses that are currently trending.

Some simple rules to wear and style vintage dress to make it look modern is to pair the dress with modern shoes, bags and sunglasses.

Wearing belts is a great way of ensuring a better fit of for those shapeless and voluminous vintage dresses.  Go for a slim one or a shade close to your vintage dress to avoid chopping your frame visually.  Metallic belts and glittery belts are modern styles that can balance your vintage feel.

This lovely green asymmetrical vintage dress is also perfect for prom, wedding or parties.


Although these maxi dresses are inspired by the styles of the 1970s, they may also be worn to suit an earlier 1950s style.  Enhance a vintage style with accessories such as brooches or handbags.

Zapaka is also available at  zapaka.co.uk and zapaka.com.au.  Their range of dresses is very wearable, comfortable, and highly versatile. Many of our their dresses make a great day to dinner dresses, which is perfect for work, and even for a night out!  What’s great is that their affordable prices keep women looking beautiful and classy without having to dig deep into the pockets.  Great news for vintage dresses fans.  You can get 10% off the entire order by using this Discount Code :  BLOG10.

So hurry and take the plunge into the world of vintage clothing.  Check out Zapaka’s Instagram page here to view more.

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