Vintage never goes out of fashion! If you’re looking for a quirky way to refresh your wardrobe, getting your hands on a few stylish vintage pieces is definitely the way to do it. Here’s our list of the top thrift shops and vintage clothing stores in and around Braamies.
You’ll find this vintage hot spot at No 5 Beacon Road, Access City Building, Shop G31, New Doorfontein. Ask anyone who loves this kind of clothing and they will tell you all about the gems you’ll find at VintiQueen. There’s always a hearty mix of clothing, accessories and handbags from all corners of the world at prices to die for.
One thing’s for sure… if you choose to shop here, you’ll never have to worry about rocking up to a party wearing the same outfit as anybody else.
This store has been around since 2011 and has moved to Newtown in recent years. You can now find it at Corner Bree street and Miriam Makeba street, and enjoy much more flexible opening hours than before (it used to only open its doors on Saturdays).
The vintage clothes for sale are for both men and women, and there is also a variety of cool kids’ clothes to sift through.
Hospice Orange Grove
Now’s your chance to treat yourself to a few vintage creations whilst doing your bit for the community as well. At Hospice Orange Grove, all proceeds go to a good cause. What’s also cool is that you’ll find more than just vintage second hand clothing here. The store is also known for its many collectors’ items. You’ll find first edition books, old magazines, décor items, music records and DVDs, furniture and more.
There are a number of treasures that await you if you know how to find them! Make your way to 199 Louis Botha Ave, Orange Grove to have a look for yourself.
As the old saying goes… ‘Friends don’t let friends shop at chain stores’! So grab your mates and head on down to one of the aforementioned shops. Don’t forget to take photos of your best finds and share them with us on our Facebook page…