'Tis the Season for Timeless Treasures: My Vintage Christmas Gift Guide 2023
The Christmas countdown is on! As the carols play and festive cheer spreads, we know thoughtful gift-givers are on the hunt for presents with personality. Search no further – the My Vintage Christmas edit has arrived, packed with one-of-a-kind vintage keepsakes sure to delight. This year, we’re helping Santa suit up by unearthing wears from Christmas past perfect for your list of beloved friends, family and anyone who appreciates historical charm. Give vintage this holiday season to wrap loved ones in decades of nostalgia!
From statement jewellery and accessories to elegant eveningwear and luxe loungewear, our vintage collection offers rare retro finds even the most discerning recipients will fawn over. And with express delivery, you can still enjoy doorstep arrivals before the 25th.
This season, step back in time as you check names off your list. Watch loved ones’ eyes sparkle with vintage charm that celebrates enduring holiday style. Let us help deliver perfectly personalised presents straight from fashion history. Without further ado, explore our curated edit lifting retro through the ages just in time for Christmas magic...
Beautiful Vintage Embroidered Peacock Bag £22
This is an absolutely stunning vintage purse/bag which can be used as a clutch or worn on the shoulder. Black fabric embroidered with vibrant peacock and flowers design in purple, blue, red, yellow and green. Silver metal frame with snap clasp closure and removable silver metal chain shoulder strap. Inside the bag there is a black fabric lining with 8 individual card slots and a centre zipped pocket. Measures approx 9" x 5" with a 20" strap drop. In very good vintage condition.
1970s Designer Vintage Aquascutum Check Beret £65
Stunning and stylish beret, with classic brown and blue Aquascutum check/plaid. Domed beret with fixed inner band, inner circumference is approx 22". Looks great with a casual 70s outfit like flared jeans and a tight tee, with a brown leather jacket. Or wear in a more preppy 90s style. Non stretch and fully lined. In very good vintage condition.
1970s Vintage Goldtone Cocktail Watch £22
Beautiful vintage cocktail watch with a bracelet-style strap. Bright gold-tone metal, encrusted with sparkling diamantes. Oval face marked with 'M'. Quartz movement (needs a new battery) Fastens with a snap clasp. For wrists up to 7". In very good vintage condition.
40s/50s Vintage Patina Square Snakeskin Compact £30
A beautiful and highly unusual vintage compact by Patina. Simple square shape with a centre piece of black snakeskin. Engine turned case in gold tone. Opens with reveal a mirror and powder tray (empty). Each side measures approx 2.5" and diagonally 3.5". In very good vintage condition.
Vintage Reversible Japanese Kimono/Dressing Gown £52
Be glamorous at home or out and about in this beautiful original vintage Japanese silky dressing gown. Fully reversible with one side rgreen with stunning cherry blossom and lantern embroidery and one side black with the same green accents. Large multi-colour dragon on the back of the black side and lettering detail. Two pockets on each side. Belt loops with tie-belt attached. Non stretch silky satin fabric. In very good vintage condition.
1960s/70s Vintage Pineapple Lotion Bottle £18
Super retro vintage bottle from Avon, in kitsch pineapple design. Originally would have contained the Avon Pineapple Hand Lotion. Cut glass bottle with plastic pump action lid and green plastic leaf 'skirt' around the top that can be removed. Measures approx 7.5" x 4". In very good vintage condition.
1970s Vintage Tan Snake Effect Handbag £35
We love this large sized vintage handbag made in the 1970s. Rich tan brown faux leather with large snake-effect centre panel with a glossy finish. Fold-over flap with popper button fastening which opens to reveal 5 internal compartments, 2 of which are zipped. These zips are a little stiff but they do open and close. The strap has a useful and unusual feature of popper buttons at three different junctures, making three different lengths. Bag measures approx 12" x 7" x 4" and the three strap drops are approx 7", 13" and 16". In very good vintage condition.
1950s/60s Vintage 4pc Dressing Table Set in Original Box £42
This is a beautiful original vintage dressing table set from the late 1950s/early 1960s. Comprises a handheld mirror, hair brush, clothes brush and comb. Silver-toned with stunning pearlised fabric backing embroidered with gold and purple florals. Presented in the original box and looks unused. Label is "Delina" 4 p/c Dresser Set 8SS/E Made in England. Box measures approx 14" x 8", mirror 12" long, hair brush 10" long, clothes brush 6" long and comb 7.5" long. In excellent vintage condition.
1980s Vintage Burberrys Navy Plaid Lambswool Scarf £80
This is a stunning example of a very sought after and collectable vintage scarf by the iconic Burberry (or Burberrys as it was then known). Stylish and collectable vintage scarf from the infamous Burberrys of London. Classic Burberry plaid in navy with white and red. Tassels at each end and high quality 100% lambswool. Measures approx 11.5" x 58". In very good vintage condition.
1990s Vintage Louis Féraud Leather Belt £50
Make a style statement with this stunning designer vintage belt from the brilliant Louis Féraud. Black leather belt with striking gold metal LF front lettering and simple push-through fastening. Size is 84cm/33" but this will fit from 28" - 34" waist. Belt width approx 1.25". This is a fantastic piece and is in very good vintage condition.
As the sleigh bells ring out our vintage Christmas gift guide, we hope you found treasured keepsakes to delight everyone on your list – and maybe even treat yourself! Our team adores sourcing quality pre-loved pieces that fuse seasonal celebration with time-honored style stories. May our collection inspire festive looks anchored in nostalgia as you deck the halls this December. Let vintage gems from holidays past glisten as you make merry and bright memories that withstand generations. 'Tis always the season for fashion history at My Vintage!
Until next time
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