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Vintage Pressing: Dawn O’Porter doesn’t do things by half

Porter juggles her busy life with launching a vintage fashion collection

28th February, 2016
The Women are Boss dress £180 Picture: David Loftus

Dawn O’Porter’s passion for vintage clothes is a multi-faceted one. She loves the look, of course, but also believes that vintage is much more personal than modern fast fashion.

“Back-in-the-day, clothes were hand-stitched or saved for, and I think they were more valued,” she says. “I think that’s why you find vintage clothing in excellent condition, because people cared for their clothing so much more than we do now.”...

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