New Retail Website, Banned Retro!

  It is with great excitement that we announce the launch of our new retail web store Banned Retro! You can now shop directly from your favourite vintage brand right here; www.BannedRetro.com Banned Apparel has been a purveyor of the […]

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New Season SS18 Collection

It’s that time of year again when we are excitedly getting ready to launch our new season SS18 collection! The long, dark days are on their way out and longer, brighter days are making their return. Our new season ss18 […]

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Plus Size Fashion

Banned Apparel Plus Size Collection Here at Banned Apparel HQ we have had an increasing number of requests to produce more plus size clothing. Considering that the average size of today’s woman is 16-18 it did make sense to increase our […]

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Our Footwear Designer

Banned Apparel Footwear Designer Here, at Banned Apparel headquarters, we are fortunate to have some of the most talented artists and designers who are dedicated in delivering to you the most beautiful fashion, footwear and accessories. Our footwear has always […]

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Christmas Outfit Ideas

Christmas Outfit Ideas Are you planning your Christmas wardrobe? Whether you are looking for something beautiful and elegant or cosy and snuggly our worldwide Banned Apparel retailers will have something for your Christmas festivities. Our new season pieces cater for […]

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History of the Petticoat

History of the Petticoat The petticoat, petycote (probably derived from the Old French petite cote, “little coat”) appeared in literature in the 15th century in reference to a kind of padded waistcoat, or undercoat, worn for warmth over the shirt by […]

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1940s Victory Rolls

1940s Victory Rolls, just one of the reasons why the 40’s is one of our favourite decades along with the emergence of beautiful, feminine fashion and style. After the stresses and strains of World War II and the economic troubles that came […]

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Vintage Inspired Shoes

Our vintage inspired shoes echoes similarities from the war torn 40’s and dazzling 50’s. Shoes in the 1940’s, because of the Second World War, became very difficult and expensive to buy and heel lengths were restricted due to rationing of materials such as […]

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Banned Apparel at LondonEdge

The countdown has begun! Only 18 days to go until Banned Alternative Apparel will be at September’s LondonEdge ( 6th – 8th ) the planet’s only commercial platform for authentic, subculture fashion brands today. This September will be the 32nd […]

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