Where you should go shopping for Designer black pumps
1297 Cambridge St. Cambridge;
(617)492-4792 According to its owner, this vintage clothing shop sells a little bit from each decade, from the Victorian age to the present day. If you’d like to dress as a ’20s flapper, a ’50s housewife, or a ’70s disco dancer, this is the place for you. Many items are helpfully marked with their original decade. Mr. C found a neon green ’70s bell-bottom suit for $32; a Jackie O style ’60s coatdress for $25; a ’50s full chiffon skirt for $28.
The shop sells basic clothing as well: Men’s wool suit jackets range from $16-$20. Lots of leather here a bomber jacket with a fake fur collar was $65.
This is also an excellent shop for accessories. Shelves of hats both plain and elaborate line one wall. The simpler ones were priced from about $10. Gold or silver lam6 pouch evening bags were just $8. Dragonfly also stocks vintage jewelry, along with glasses and chinaware, bedspreads, and tablecloths. Predictably, Dragonfly does brisk business around Halloween, but you’ll find affordable, wearable, and fun clothes here for the entire year. All sales are final. Open Mondays through Saturdays from 11 A.M. to 6 P.M.; Sundays from 12 noon to 5 P.M.