Vintage clothing is a unique world, with it’s own category of fashion and clientele. Whoever wins a vote for Best Vintage Clothing Store on Long Island deserves some real respect. When nothing but a World War II three-quarter coat from the Latvian Army will do, don’t waste your time digging through the thrift store racks. Go to the people you can trust. We bring you this year’s winners for Best Vintage Clothing Store on Long Island.
Long Islanders Voted Ooh La La in Long Beach Best Vintage Clothing Store on Long Island!
1. Ooh La La
Multiple locations. 134 E. Park Ave., Long Beach. 516-431-4070. www.oohlalaboutiques.com
With stores in Long Beach, Babylon, Sayville, Huntington and on Fire Island, Ooh La La has been offering women’s clothing and accessories that defy categorization—except that they are always sexy, hip, funky, feminine and gorgeous. Their total fashion experience creates unique looks that are simultaneously vintage and modern, casual and dressy, sexy and feminine, edgy and classic. Each shop in this local chain has the ambiance of every girl’s dream closet. So, what are you waiting for?
3 Newbridge Rd., Hicksville. 516-935-6680. www.facebook.com/shoputopia
This place is a mecca for all things vintage–not only clothing, but door beads, incense and everything else to help you relive a little of the past. Unique styles, great sales, this place is like…a utopia!
3. Free People
Roosevelt Field Mall, Garden City. 516-873-7380. www.freepeople.com
A unique vintage-style line, Free People is always coming out with classic, old-style looks no matter what your taste is. From elegant lace tank tops to vintage tees, this is a store you can get lost in for hours.