Thursday, April 22, 2010

Featured Seller: Lenny & Me

1. How would you describe the style of your pieces?
Lenny & Me carries an eclectic array of Vintage Men and Womens clothing from the 1970s and back. Everything from embroidered western shirts to 1950s party dresses. We love treasures from the past, anything covered in sequins, 1960's bohemian, costume jewels galore and timeless statement pieces. We are drawn to all that is old, anything that has lived a life to tell a story...

2. What inspires you?
The attention to detail and quality vintage clothing can have, classic actors, Film Noir, the love of history and the part fashion will always play. From reading F.Scott Fitzgerald to listening to The Kinks, to just looking at all the amazing fashionable people who live in this city. Inspiration is literally everywhere!

3. Who is your fashion/design icon?
This changes with the wind, but as of right now, Vintage Yves St. Laurent, Vivienne Westwood, Patti Smith, Dolly Parton, Katherine Hepburn, Polly Magoo, Sean Connery as 007, Cowboy Clint Eastwood...

4. Who is your kind of customer?
There is a vintage piece for every personality! The shopper who is willing to try something new and different.

5. Where can people find you?
Our store is located at 1323 N. Milwaukee ave, Chicago IL. You can also find us on Facebook: Lenny Milwaukee and don't forget to stop by our Etsy shop:!