Sydney Vintage Clothing, Jewellery and Textiles Show
WHEN: 17th - 19th April
WHERE: Canterbury Racecourse,Canterbury
WEBSITE DETAILS: http://www.lovevintage.com.au/main/page_program.html
This is the best vintage show around. Jam packed full of fabulous vintage fashion catwalk shows, vintage best dressed competition, vintage fashion workshops swing dance exhibitions and lucky door prizes. The best bit though is there are dozens of vintage stalls selling clothing, accessories, posters, fabrics and much much more.
Fashion Weekend - Sydney
WHEN: 14TH - 17TH of May 2009
WHERE: Royal Hall of Industries
WEBSITE DETAILS: http://sydney.fashionweekend.com.au/rhoi/
Presented by Shop Til You Drop Magazine, this is the first event like it in Sydney. Featuring a catwalk show, beauty makeovers, manicures, hair styling, cocktails and statement purchases from dozens of Australian designers at a fraction of their retail price!
It's not vintage but it's still a must for any girl who loves fashion!
The Finders Keepers Markets
WHEN: 15th-16 May 2009
WHERE: Carriage Works, Eveleigh, 245 Wilson Street
WEB SITE: http://www.thefinderskeepers.com/markets.php
A showcase of some 60 emerging designers and artists from all around Australia. The markets brings together new contemporary independent artists and designers of original and high creative standards. Art, Fashion, accessories, Jewellery - There's something for everyone!
The markets will feature free live music, with a cafe and bar open all day.
Vanity Fair Vintage Market
WHEN: 9 May 2009
WHERE: Leichhardt Town Hall, Cnr Norton and Marion Streets, Leichhardt
Held once a month in Leichardt, this is a great market for anyone interesting in vintage clothing and accessories. There is a plethora of fabulous finds including dresses, bags and items made from recycled vintage materials, vintage accessories such as bags and shoes, jewellery, sewing accoutrement's, linen and lace, boudoir items, gentlemen’s clothing and accessories, fashion art, shopping ephemera such as old catalogues and advertisements, patterns.
You name it, you can find it at Vanity Fair.