There are many fabulous events on the calendar for vintage lovers but none more significant than the Goodwood Revival race meet.
It has gained popularity since 1998 when it was first organised and now boasts a three-day festival held every September.
EVERYONE gets dresses up for Goodwood. Clothing styles from the 1940s 50s and 60s reflect the period that the racing cars and motorcycle that would have competed the circuit during it's original period—1948–1966.
circuit throughout its active years. Between 1948 and 1966 Goodwood hosted contemporary racing of all kinds, including Formula One.
"It's like walking back perfectly into a black and white photograph, except it's in colour and 3D, it's amazing."
Revival Vintage specialise in clothing and accessories from those decades too. Here are a few ideas for women from our current stock. In order of appearance...
Here's some ideas for 1940s sweethearts.
If you are lucky enough to be making the trip to Chichester Let me know what you are wearing or what outfit you would put together from our own beautiful vintage
clothes and accessories. Aim high, there is always a best dressed competition at Goodwood!
This beautiful lady has just sent me this picture of herself top to toes in Revival vintage. "Hi, I bought a 40's dress from you at the Kelham Island event in Sheffield. I wore it yesterday at Croft Historic event and won the 'best dressed' competition so thanks very much!"
If fifties style is more your thing take a look some of our 1950s clothing and accesories ideas selection.
We have original and reproduction dresses with petticoats as an option. Nice cardigans, plus swing trousers too. Not forgetting accessories such as handbags.
Picture yourself as a sixties doll? Then take a look at our 1960s style ideas.
Here you'll find lots of shift dresses, shirts, blouses, bags and more.
Which is your favourite decade, share your pictures with us. We love to hear from you especially when it's to let us know about the prizes you have won. We get pleasure when you get pleasure from our vintage.
Next up ideas for the fellas...