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About

My name is Cristin and I am a resident of lively and lovely Austin, TX where I run Merletto Vintage. I am a professional archaeologist and textiles expert when not diving into my vintage collection.

being an archaeologist specializing in ceramics and textiles, my passion for finding and wearing unique vintage artifacts is a natural. My shops and blog (http://merlettovintage.blogspot.com/) are dedicated to the celebration and research of the fabulous fashions spanning the ages.

the name: Merletto is an Italian word which translates to lace in English. I named the shop to pay homage to my 1st exhilarating BIG vintage find, a lovely 1920s lace wedding dress excavated from a dusty thrift shop.

what is unique about Merletto Vintage? Finding unique and classic quality pieces in marvelous condition are of utmost…

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  • Joined July 14, 2010

Favorite materials

Rayon, Silk, Crepe, Novelty Prints, Tulle, Rhinestones, Bakelite, Lucite, Celluloid, Brass, Vintage treasures

Shop

Merletto
fine vintage clothing for women and men

About

My name is Cristin and I am a resident of lively and lovely Austin, TX where I run Merletto Vintage. I am a professional archaeologist and textiles expert when not diving into my vintage collection.

being an archaeologist specializing in ceramics and textiles, my passion for finding and wearing unique vintage artifacts is a natural. My shops and blog (http://merlettovintage.blogspot.com/) are dedicated to the celebration and research of the fabulous fashions spanning the ages.

the name: Merletto is an Italian word which translates to lace in English. I named the shop to pay homage to my 1st exhilarating BIG vintage find, a lovely 1920s lace wedding dress excavated from a dusty thrift shop.

what is unique about Merletto Vintage? Finding unique and classic quality pieces in marvelous condition are of utmost importance to me. Check out what my customers say: stellar feedback reflects a commitment to putting the best vintage on the market at an affordable price.



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