Vintage Lifestyle Shop

167 Sales


Vintage Lifestyle Shop

167 Sales On Etsy since 2010

5 out of 5 stars

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1940s Wide Brimmed Hat, Pancake, Cartwheel
Handmade Vintage Style Hankie Card
1940s Princess Pat Hair Net, Black
1960s Black Angora Blend Beret, Kangol
1960s Ingber Black Sequin Evening Clutch
1950s Black Satin Beaded Evening Clutch
1960s Black Kid Leather Gloves, fancy
1960s Black Leather Gloves, Bracelet length
1950s Sheer Navy Wrist Length Gloves, Ruffled
1950s Vintage Filigree Lipstick Holder
1960s Felt Faux Fur Bucket Hat
Vintage Coro Rhinestone Earrings, 1950s
1940s Ranch Mink Fur Muff, 1950s
1960s Vintage Navy Wrist Length Gloves
Antique book, Rujub the Juggler by George Henty
1960s Mod Navy Blue and Cream Dress
1930s Ivory Beaded Evening Purse, Bride
Vintage Brown Doeskin Gloves, 1950s
Vintage Cufflinks and Tie Tack Set, Amber Stones
Vintage Book Henry the Eighth by Frances Hackett
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Average item review
5 out of 5 stars
Lydia Ross

Lydia Ross on Apr 27, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

Thank you for such a wonderful service, I love the dress and I can't get over how quick it got here!! I will definitely buy from you again!

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The Apple Doesn't Fall Far From the Tree

Love in the Afternoon is a vintage lifestyle shop where you'll find a fresh collection of carefully curated treasures from the 20th century. With over 20 years of experience in the field, the mother/daughter duo are dedicated to preserving the past by giving each piece a new home where they will be cherished for generations to come.


Shop policies

Last updated on July 29, 2016
Our vision at Love in the Afternoon is to bring romance to you, the modern day girl, by sharing our love for fashion and treasures of the past.

Accepted payment methods

  • Pay with Visa
  • Pay with Master Card
  • Pay with American Express
  • Pay with Discover
  • Pay with PayPal
  • Buy with Apple Pay
  • Pay with Sofort
  • Pay with iDeal
  • Accepts Etsy gift cards
Once a garment is sold, payment must be received within three days. Love in the Afternoon only accepts Paypal at this time. If you would like to purchase multiple items, we love to combine shipping to save you money.

RESERVES & HOLDS: A non-refundable 25% deposit is required to reserve an item. Items will be Reserved/Held for up to 7 Business Days, after which point the item will be taken off reserve and will available for purchase to other buyers. Please contact us for more information about reserves.
All items are shipped via Canada Post, and include insurance up to $100.

Items shipped within Canada include Tracking and Insurance up to $100.

All other Countries: If you would like to have your item(s) shipped with tracking and/or signature required please let us know and we can provide you with a quote for the additional cost.

Items shipped within Canada and US are shipped via Air Mail, shipping time is typically 6 to 10 business days.

All other Countries: are shipped via International Surface Mail, shipping time is typically 4 to 6 weeks. If you would like to have your items shipped via Air Mail (6 to10 business days) please convo us prior to purchase and we can provide you with a quote for additional shipping costs.

We ship three times a week so that you get your items fast. Please note that Love in the Afternoon is not responsible for any applicable duty taxes for orders shipped outside of Canada.

Please Note: In some cases the actual shipping cost may be less than quoted. We will refund any difference greater than $2.00
Refunds and Exchanges
Items are not returnable due to size compatibility. Check all garment measurements with your own prior to purchase. Please note that colors may vary from one computer screen to another. You may contact us prior to purchase if you are not sure of a garments exact hue. No warranty is expressed or implied regarding the usefulness or durability of any item. Due to the unique nature of vintage, there might be the occasional slight and trivial imperfection. Although Love in the Afternoon takes great care of our preloved garments, they have had a previous life. Again, vintage items are sold 'as is'.
Additional policies and FAQs
We are more than happy to answer all inquiries about your Love in the Afternoon treasure!

We check our etsy emails daily and will respond quickly.

Many dresses are photographed with petticoats to show fullness but these undergarments are not included with purchase.

Condition Guide

Mint: Beautiful and perfect. Possibly never worn.

Excellent: Little visible wear, lightly worn.

Very Good: Normal wear for the age of the garment. A few minor visible problems that will not detract from the overall look of the garment.

Good: A few obvious visible flaws. Garment construction is sound and wearable.

Fair: Well-loved and well-worn garments with obvious flaws in fabric and construction. Great for inspiration or costume.