Bustown Modern

by jennine on August 4, 2009

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One of the things I love the most about finding new vintage shops, is seeing how someone appropriates vintage clothes, some people maintain the original vision, others put their modern spin on it. Somehow I stumbled upon BustownModern what I love about this shop is how they style and taylor the pieces so much like their contemporary counterparts. While many vintage sellers do this, I really like how they’ve managed make the vintage pieces seem new by breathing a new life in them. BustownModern also sells Mid-Century furniture like this gorgeous lamp, gosh, it’s like my two favorite things in one shop!

Here are some of my picks currently on auction…

  • 80’s military style rain-cape
  • 80’s draped minidress
  • 80’s floral jeans
  • 80’s slouchy lace minidress
  • Full bow, full skirt same cut, but with tree print

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1 Leia August 4, 2009 at 4:37 am

Wow, I love those skirts!
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2 Fajr || Stylish Thought August 4, 2009 at 7:01 am

I love Bustown Modern as well. The models are always so great and the clothes definitely have a modern appeal to them.
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3 Carolyn August 4, 2009 at 8:37 am

Though skirts are amazing…I love what they paired them with.
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4 PAPERFASHION August 4, 2009 at 8:58 am

Those skirts are adorable!
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5 James Field August 4, 2009 at 9:36 am

I love the skirt also…:( Does this Bustown Modern sell men’s clothing?…Do they have a website?
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6 Sal August 4, 2009 at 9:52 am

How could you NOT love those bow-waist skirts?
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7 Alicia August 4, 2009 at 10:01 am

OOH! I love how the clothes are styled!
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8 jennine August 4, 2009 at 10:02 am

oh thank you for the lovely comments! i too am drooling over the bow skirts…


9 eyeliah@stylesymmetry.com August 4, 2009 at 3:51 pm

Love that black dotted skirt, so cute.
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10 Lizbeth August 5, 2009 at 3:13 pm

So great to see another way to wear vintage!
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