Browsing through Heather Ramey’s collection of rare vintage is like entering a portal to another world. Her wardrobe opens a veritable Narnia for fashion’s smartest, most insatiably curious (and sartorially daring) shoppers. From turn-of-the-century finery to meticulously constructed mid-century dresses, this century-spanning selection of apparel and accessories for men and women offers elusive (and alluring) relics from fashion’s history.
This satchel wears its rich history with pride, as evidenced in the visible repairs and replacements. Allegedly it was a messenger bag during WWII—today it makes a characterful conversation piece. Slide button closure. This vintage garment is in fair, “as-found”. condition. Repairs over the years are visible, and most of canvas lining has been removed. Still sturdy and ready to acquire some new chapters to its story.