Perfect vintage style gifts for vintage women

Finding unique and beautiful gifts for the vintage woman in your life can be difficult but by shopping around online you can find some great products which you won’t find on the high street.

All women love beautiful gifts, whether it is something to wear, or something for the home. Classic vintage styling never goes out of fashion and will go with any outfit or room theme. Here are some great ideas for original gifts that she will love to show off.

Accessories for the home 

Dressing table accessories such as an ornately decorated picture frame or an elegant mirror will make great gifts. Something which is beautiful as well as practical is sure to be a hit. If they have a lot of stuff they are sure to appreciate a keepsake or trinket box where they can keep important items. Jewellery boxes or jewellery rolls will keep all their jewellery items safe and well organised within easy reach. If they have more space a set of vintage style hatboxes make a perfect storage solution.

Pretty candle holders or tea light holders decorated with delicate hearts or butterflies make a beautiful dressing table accessories or a great addition to any room in the house.

Accessories she will love to wear 

Clothes can make a fantastic gift but only if you are certain of the style and fit. Buying a gift only for it to be taken back to the store as it is the wrong size or colour is disappointing. Alternatively it may be kept at the back of the wardrobe and never worn. Unless you are certain of the kind of styles she will love it may be best to stick with accessories which she can mix and match with her own clothes.

There are many accessories for women to choose from. Choosing something in vintage or classic styling will add a unique touch to her outfit letting her stand out from the crowd. A soft silk scarf in a pretty feminine design will lend a touch of elegance to any outfit, there are many designs and colours to choose from. Consider the colours she usually wears or what will enhance her eye colour or skin tone. Jewellery is perfect accessory which can be used to dress up a favourite outfit. You can either buy a matching set of jewellery or one key statement piece.

It is not possible to own too many handbags, whether it is large multi pocket bag for everyday use or something more glamorous for a night out there are plenty of options to choose from.

Practical gifts 

Storage boxes and baskets can have many different uses in the home and their soft classic styling will ensure that they add a touch of vintage glamour to any space.

Many women lead busy lives and love gifts which are practical. A notebook to keep all her lists and memos, covered in pretty fabric is a perfect, take everywhere accessory. Stationery sets and pens are also great gifts for those who prefer writing a letter than sending an email and make great dressing table accessories.


Claire Janes is a fashion and lifestyle blogger who writes regularly for a number of different websites. Click here for further information about great vintage style gifts.

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