The Vintage Advantage

Ipswich

This treasure trove of vintage and collectables inhabits Ipswich's narrowest shop, with mosaic tiles at the front that still bear the name of the 1950's occupant and ladies wear shop Lutvey's.

And there's every chance that a garment that walked off the racks new more than fifty years ago has found its way back onto a rack in here today, such is the range and eclectic nature of the clothing (and goods) to be found here. A quick rummage turned up everything from a flapper frock to pantsuits, brunch coats and beaded bags to safari suits, top hats, a Fireman's outfit and a retro Qantas steward's jacket.

Fashion aside, here's the place to find figurines, stockings, beauty cases, ivory cigarette holders, silver compacts, Bakelite canisters, crystal sets, 1960's jugs, coloured glass tableware, tablecloths and Royal Doulton tea cups. There's also memorabilia from the golden age of childhood- think Little Golden books, porcelain dolls and matchbox cars.

And, for more great things to see and do in Ipswich, visit Discover Ipswich HERE.

 

The Vintage Advantage

185 Brisbane St

Ipswich

Opening Hours

3202 2223

Map

185 Brisbane St Ipswich

Top Things To Do In Brisbane This Week

Don't miss Brisbane's biggest and best ladies shoe sale
Revisit Captain James Cook's arrival in the Pacific 250 years ago
The Big Band Cabaret Dinner & Show returns to Cloudland
The Home Collective Market is a must-visit for the home & garden lover
Share an evening with Julia Gillard as she discusses Women and Leadership
Take a tour and traditional Japanese tea ceremony
Join this lively online discussion between siblings, Benjamin & Tammy Law
The classic board game Cluedo comes to life at Baedeker Bar

Winter on the Water

With the abundance of warm winter sunshine on the Gold Coast it's time to get out and enjoy the water
Winter on the Water
Come & Play on the Gold Coast:
CONTENT RESUMES ON SCROLL
ADVERTISEMENT