The Handbook’s Contributing Fashion & Lifestyle Editor, Astrid Carter, has been a lover of vintage clothing for as long as she can remember. A regular in London’s vintage stores and a sucker for a good pre-loved market, her wardrobe leans heavily on pieces that have lived a life before. Read on for her top tips on how to shop for vintage, from ignoring the sizes to always checking out the menswear department… 1. Be Open-Minded First, vintage shopping is more of an experience than a task. There is an element of kismet to finding a vintage piece you’re going to […]