Mar 19, 2015
Hollywood's hectic awards season has just ended and the feathers, fringe, and sequins have barely settled. But for intrepid vintage hunter Doris Raymond, the work has just begun. Vintage fashions are in big demand on the red carpet, and The Way We Wore®'s supply of evening gowns and cocktail dresses has been seriously depleted. Follow Doris to the Whitaker Auction, where she'll score garments by Christian Dior and Alexander McQueen while bidding against a group of invisible online contenders with very deep pockets.
Mar 26, 2015
Concerned that her vintage boutique shop may be seen as too high-end, Doris Raymond decides to rebrand the store's website to attract a newer and more youthful clientele. Challenges arise, and the relaunch deadline is rapidly approaching. But Doris and The Way We Wore® team do not let that slow them down for a minute. Follow them as they dress burlesque artist Dita von Teese, sell design inspiration to celebrity stylist Jen Rade, and take a private studio tour with revered jeweler to the stars, Joseff of Hollywood.
Golden Age of Hollywood
Apr 02, 2015
There's a reason Doris Raymond's vintage clothing boutique is in L.A.: It's where glamour meets fashion. Home to the biggest celebrities, top stylists, and award-winning costume designers, it's also the place where vintage clothes from cinema's golden age set modern trends. Follow Doris on her biggest coup ever as she helps stylist Gaelle Paul find the perfect '40s film noir outfits to fill a huge magazine spread. Then see her talented staff help costume designer Lou Eyrich pick the right pieces for a pivotal scene in "American Horror Story."
The Frock Market
Apr 09, 2015
Vintage clothing boutique owner Doris Raymond and her store manager Sarah race to Chicago after receiving a hot tip from an estate liquidator. A Dior model has left behind a treasure trove of rarely worn designer clothing, and Doris is thrilled to have first dibs. Meanwhile, back in L.A., Diane Salinger enters in search of a costume for her role as Hollywood siren Tallulah Bankhead, and jazz singer Mara Hruby hunts for a '50s dress for an upcoming gig. It's a wild time at The Way We Wore® and even Michael Jackson's glove gets into the act!
Quest for That Special Dress
Apr 16, 2015
The Way We Wore attracts a variety of shoppers, each on a quest for the perfect vintage piece. Often that quest turns into a race against time and it's up to Doris and her team to save the day. Watch the madness unfold when actress Mia Sara arrives to help her godchild find a dress the day before prom. Next, a desperate bride-to-be enters the store just days before her wedding. Even the crew gets into crunch time when "L.A. Frock Stars" director Lauren Thompson finds herself in need of something special for the upcoming Emmy awards!
From Grit to Glamor
Apr 23, 2015
It's another busy week at The Way We Wore® when two of Hollywood's top costume designers drop by in search of 1970s frocks for upcoming projects, including a television series from Martin Scorsese. A visit from Moschino's head designer Jeremy Scott along with a group of Woodbury University design students only adds to the level of excitement. Even in the midst of all this action, Doris finds time to leave glamor behind for a priced-to-sell day at the Rose Bowl Flea Market.