If you want to stand out this party season why not look back in time for one-off classics and bespoke tailoring? With vintage references all over the catwalk, let specialist clothing shop Vintage to Vogue inspire you to embrace a bygone era in a fresh and modern way

Photography by Jay McLaughlin

Left to right: 1969 moss crepe and satin Ossie Clark long dress; 1970s cotton paisley print dress with faux fur boa worn with a 1950s wool felt trilby hat and Belmore Bordeaux leather boots by Duo Boots (£230); vintage redskins leather jacket worn with 1960s Tootal scarf; vintage sheepskin leather flying jacket worn with a 1960s Tootal scarf

Left to right: 1930s three-piece silk and embroidered lounge suit; 1930s silk slip dress and 1930s silk kimono

Left to right: Vintage military jacket worn with 1950s wool dinner trousers; Edwardian wool frock coat worn with 1930s wool dinner trousers and vintage Alexander McQueen cotton shirt; 1920s beaded flapper dress with red silk underdress; 1970s Bill Blass crepe and lamé long dress

1930s panne velvet silk-lined opera cape worn with a 1930s silk slip dress and a 1920s beaded headpiece

1980s tweed fitted jacket worn with 1980s Celine houndstooth wool skirt, 1960s knotted tie and Thornbank boots in rustic brown leather by Duo Boots (£295); 1950s windowpane tweed thornproof suit worn with 1950s Paisley cravat; 1960s Donegal tweed jacket worn with 1950s pleated wool trousers, 1940s wool felt trilby and vintage
Burberry knitted tie


Clothes supplied and styled by Vintage to Vogue: Imren Lowin and Charlotte Melling; vintagetovoguebath.co.uk
Wardrobe assistant: Betsi Hughes
Photographer: Jay McLaughlin; jaymclaughlin.co.uk
Hair and makeup: Frontlinestyle – Alex Morris for hair and Taya Redman for makeup; frontlinestyle.co.uk
Models: Freya Thomas, Rio Pennington, Laurie McCroddan and Will Moore, supplied by Gingersnap Models; gingersnap.co.uk
Boots supplied by Duo Boots; duoboots.com
Shot on location at Lucknam Park Hotel and Spa; lucknampark.co.uk