As we emerge on the other side of this global pandemic, many of us have been relishing the return of nights out and evenings with friends. Instead of cosy socks and all-day pyjamas, it’s high heels and dresses. And instead of zoom quizzes, it’s after-work drinks in the sunshine. After being tucked away inside, we’re all ready to dress up, head out and make up for lost time spent in loungewear.
If you’ve got upcoming celebrations, treat your loved ones to gifts that go the extra mile. Vintage designer gifts can be a perfect way to treat someone special to something luxurious. Plus, buying vintage designer gifts has its benefits too.
The benefits of buying vintage designer gifts
There are plenty of benefits to buying vintage, but there are some extra perks to buying vintage gifts too.
- You’ll find something completely unique
- You can save money and buy from a luxury brand at a fraction of the original retail cost
- Vintage gifts are usually more sustainable
- You might come across something exceedingly rare
Our top vintage designer gifts
Whether you’re looking to treat a friend on their birthday, or you’re spoiling a partner for your anniversary. Here are some of our top, hot off the press vintage designer gifts that are calling out for sunshine.
1. Chanel Sunglasses
Perfect for sitting by the pool, wandering the deck or hanging out on rooftop bars. Chanel has a fantastic back-catalogue of frames, often featuring the iconic CC monogram that is synonymous with this timeless brand. A pair of authentic vintage Chanel sunnies are a perfect treat for a fashionista friend or fiancé.
2. Louis Vuitton Mini Pochette
A Louis Vuitton classic, the Mini Pochette is a perfect bag for those on the go. The two most iconic styles are the LV Monogram and Damier check.
3. Gucci Monogram Boston Handbag
Adorned with the staple Gucci red and green, this pre-loved Boston handbag is a Gucci classic. With its iconic history of fiery family feuds and timeless designs, the Gucci brand is a great option for gift buying.
4. Prada Promenade Saffiano Leather Handbag
Crafted with one of the most luxurious leathers in the high fashion world, a vintage Prada Promenade is a perfect gift for Prada admirers. With its minimalist style and timeless design, it works well with endless outfits, from city breaks in Italy to weddings.
5. Chanel Jelly Tote Bag
Perfect for wandering to the beach, carrying to the pool and even holding gym wear. This pre-loved Chanel Jelly Tote Bag is coloured with a refreshingly bold watermelon pink and it’s embossed with the Chanel logo.
6. Chanel Sports Line Tricolor Backpack
Perfect for the sporty friend who loves the timeless history of Chanel but also loves being on the go. This pre-loved Chanel Tricolor Backpack is perfect for hikes and adventures.
7. Rare Louis Vuitton Tennis Racket Cover
If your friend’s summer will be spent hitting rallies on the court a rare little Louis Vuitton racket jacket could be just the thing to up their game.
8. Chanel Waist Belt Bag
Know a friend who’ll be hitting up all the best festivals this summer? Treat them to a festival-ready chic waist bag from Chanel.
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