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  • Behind The Scenes At Our Spring 2015 Photoshoot

    Here is a sneaky peek behind the scenes at our Springtime Vintage Fashion photoshoot. The photos were taken at the Rochford studio of excellent photographer Ian Treherne, with truly marvellous hair and make-up by Betty's Rock and Rollers. Our lovely models were Marli Norman, Susie Williams and Kerri Webb. We used a colour palette of cheery pastel tones, mixed in some floral prints, chiffon, crochet trim, a few umbrellas (a Springtime essential!) and some balloons for good measure. After the fun and frolics we're now fully in the mood for a change of season ... All clothing featured in the...

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  • Visit Our BIGGEST EVER Vintage Sale!

    Our BIGGEST EVER Vintage Sale is online NOW! Over 250 items have been reduced in price, and you can also use any offer codes against sale purchases too, for an even bigger discount! We've reduced items from every section of the store, from daywear to evening gowns, tops and skirts to suits, shoes, accessories and more. Have a browse and grab a bargain without having to fight the crowds on the high street - your order will be picked, packed and delivered to your door. Easy! The picture below shows just a tiny sale teaser of what is on offer...

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  • Latest Vintage Discount: £5 Off Orders £30 Or Over!

     It's beginning to look a lot like CHRISTMAS! This month our special offer is £5 off spends of £30 or over. All you need to do is enter the word star at checkout. This offer is valid from 1st December 2014 and applies to both UK and overseas orders. You can use the code unlimited times during the offer period. We'd like to take this opportunity to wish all of our customers a VERY MERRY CHRISTMAS!

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  • Christmas 2014 Last Posting Dates

      Christmas is always a super busy time for everyone, so to ensure you receive your goods in time here are our deadlines for posting items in the UK, Europe and Worldwide: UK: order by 3pm on Thursday 18th December 2014 Europe/Ireland: order by 3pm on Friday 12th December 2014 USA/Canada: order by 3pm on Tuesday 9th December 2014 Rest of World: order by 3pm on Wednesday 3rd December 2014 Within the UK, we can also offer a next day special delivery service. Just call us on 01277 212134 and tell us the SKU numbers of the items you wish...

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  • Happy Birthday To Us, Special Offers For You!

    We are ELEVEN years old this November!To celebrate our birthday and as a big THANK YOU to all our customers, we have a discount offer AND freebie this month! You can claim 11% off your order just by entering the rather inspired code word: eleven at checkout In addition to this offer, EVERY customer who places an order during November will receive a FREE £11 gift voucher to use as you wish - buy yourself something fab or perhaps treat a friend for some good karma! Discount code details: The 11% discount offer code can be used unlimited times during...

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  • Prepare To Scare ... Hallowe'en Party Time!

    If you are off to a Hallowe'en Party this October and need a vampish vintage outfit, look no further! From vintage capes to velvet, lace and ruffles, you are sure to find something suitably spine-chilling at Candy Says. View our top vintage Hallowe'en picks here! And remember, you can claim 10% discount on all orders this month with code: pumpkin at checkout!

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  • Candy Says Rides Again At The Classic Car Boot Sale This September!

    Yes, it's that time again! We are revving up our engine and getting our motor running for the next Classic Car Boot Sale! This unique and immensely enjoyable event is definitely one of our favourites. It is a vintage enthusiast's paradise where you can browse a treasure trove of vintage fashion, vinyl, collectables, homewares and more, trading from over 100 awe-inducing classic cars and vintage vehicles. Organised by the people behind the Vintage Festival, the weekend of fun starts on Saturday 20th September 2014 from 10am. This time the action takes place at a fantastic new venue, the Queen Elizabeth...

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  • Margate Retro Rooms - Holiday The Old Fashioned Way!

    With the arrival of the Turner Contemporary gallery in 2011 and the much anticipated Dreamland scheduled to open its gates once again in 2015 as the world's first heritage amusement park, the Margate renaissance is gathering pace as a place where art, fashion, fun and frolics all meet for a jolly seaside jaunt. Margate Old Town is the perfect destination for those who love to hunt for vintage treasures, as it boasts a fine selection of shops and traders offering vintage and retro clothing, furniture, homewares and more. The only problem is, when I visit I never want to leave!...

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  • Spring and Summer Vintage SALE!

    We're having a major Spring and Summer clear out to make way for new stock, so make sure you pay a visit to our vintage sale section to browse through hundreds of cut-price bargains!Lots of new items have been added to the sale this month, from summery maxi dresses and tops to eveningwear, suits and accessories. And don't forget, you can use our discount codes against sale purchases to get even more of a bargain!      

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  • Win a pair of tickets to Hipsville in Space 60s garage go-go weekend!

    HIPSVILLE is back, and this time it's in Space! This three day event is set to be swingin'est sixties go-go garage party in the galaxy, and so we are excited to be able to offer our lucky customers the chance to win a PAIR OF WEEKEND TICKETS! Now in its second year, Hipsville 60s go-go garage party is happening over the weekend of 16th - 18th May. Hosted at a super-retro venue, the Bisley Pavilion in Surrey, prepare yourself for step back in time and space. This unmissable weekender boasts sets from the best international bands and garage rock DJs,...

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