Saturday, 28 May 2011

Elegant Vintage Evening Dresses

1950s Purple & White tulle Prom dress

1950s Pistachio ruffle tiered Prom dress

1940s coral rayon draped gown

1950s Sage green taffeta gown

1960s Malcom Star lime beaded gown

1930s blush pink peplum gown

1950s Couture pink & blue lace & tulle prom dress

1950s yellow stripe silk & tulle evening gown

1930s Chartreuse velvet evening gown

These fabulous gowns are so gorgeous and would be perfect for bridesmaids, debs or any formal event you could think of.
As always, this is just a tiny sample of the beautiful evening gowns that we currently have in stock.
Make sure you make an appointment to come in and see us soon!

Friday, 27 May 2011

Glamorous vintage cocktail dresses...ooh la la!

1950s red floral silk burlesque dress

1950s Cobalt blue rose silk wiggle dress

1950s Olive organza & lace peplum cocktail dress

1950s Yellow Gingham & Lace Prom Dress

1950s blue & white stripe prom dress

1950s red silk chiffon prom dress with rhinestone detail

1950s sky blue & lace bubble cocktail dress

1960s Abstract pink, yellow & white mini tunic

1960s blue,red, white& yellow stripe party dress

1960s Coral beaded cocktail dress

Here are just a few of our gorgeous, fun party dresses just in. We've concentrated a lot on sourcing vibrant colours, pretty fabrics and stunning details.
We have so many more in stock, this is just a taster!
Come and see our new collection soon! 

Beautiful Vintage Wedding Dresses just in!

1950s Town & Country Gold brocade beaded wedding gown

1960s Sybil Connolly cream crochet wedding gown

1960s Ivory Satin & Lace wedding gown with pearl beading

Edwardian Tatted Lace Cotton Batiste wedding gown

1920s Fully beaded Cream Flapper wedding dress

1950s Blush lace & Tulle Prom

1950s Ivory Lace Wedding Prom

1950s Off White Tiered organza wedding gown

1950s Ivory Lace Wedding Prom with scalloped Hem

1950s Ivory lace Bridal Prom with tulle layers

Above is just a selection of some of the utterly divine wedding dresses we have in stock. We have oodles more so hopefully I'll get more photos up next week.
We're fully booked over the weekend but our hours return to normal from next Tuesday.
If you haven't made it in to us yet make sure you get in soon as our wedding dresses are flying out the door!!!

Tuesday, 24 May 2011

New Stock looking fabulous!

Ooodles of beautiful lace & tulle wedding dresses!

Gorgeous jewel colours

So many gorgeous vintage dresses!

A selection of 1950s accessories

Even more fabulous colours

Vibrant oranges, yellows and blues

Stunning Occasion dresses

Phew.... We still have a lot to do but at least we have all of our fabulous new dresses out on display.
Here are just a few shots of Dirty Fabulous and the gorgeous American vintage collection. I'll be posting us images of the individual dresses in the next day or two.
Hope you like!

Saturday, 21 May 2011

Rainbowtastic shoot featuring Dirty Fabulous on icone du jour


Frida Dagis Boström (cropped blond), 1st Option (L’Oreal Colour Trophy Model for Davey and Davey)

Misty Barker (long dark hair), Rebecca De Havalland Model Agency

Dee Morrissey (peroxide shaved head), Rebecca De Havalland and House Model for Brown Sugar and Make-Up Forever (Ireland’s Most Stylish Person 2010 by Public Vote at the Irish Fashion Awards hosted by Faye Dinsmore)

Roxy Israel, 4-years-old, debut to the fashion scene.

Credits for Shoot Production

Hair styled on the day by The Peter Mark Style Club, 12 South William Street, Dublin 2. 01 – 472 24 44

Make-Up by the Make-Up Forever Team, Annie Gribbin, Alanna Wallace, Lauren Enright Aaron Corcoran. 38 Clarendon Street, Dublin 2. 01 – 6077923

Photographer: Rory Mo-ran

Styled by: Rory Mo-ran and Deirdre Morrissey

Location: The World’s End Studio, Gary Connolly, Foley Street, Dublin 1

Credits for Fashion

Dresses from “Dirty Fabulous” Vintage – Wicklow Street, Dublin.

1950s Ivory& silver Wiggle dress with baby blue satin sash, and
matching jacket €480

1960s White pleated front gown with pearl and crystal studded chiffon
cape €520

1970s Dusky pink rayon draped goddess gown with chiffon cape €310

1940s Midnight blue silk cheongsam €240

1980s Avant Garde Tadashi black ruched cocktail dress €320

Accessories from “Om Diva” Drury Street, Dublin

Thursday, 19 May 2011

Our best sourcing trip ever... in America!!!

Our understated holiday house!

Not our car...not enough trunk space in this beauty!

We've just returned from our big sourcing trip in America which went amazingly!!!

It's all hands on deck now as we sort all of our fabulous vintage wedding and party dresses, bags, jewels and headpieces.

We'll be open from Tuesday 24th for our first customers, it's going to be a busy week as we're fully booked!

Our hours return to normal from Tuesday 31st so you can make an appointment to see our new collection or just pop in after 3pm.

See you soon in Dirty Fabulous!

Friday, 6 May 2011

Closed from May 8th, reopening on the 24th of May with Gorgeous Vintage Goodies!

It's that time of year again...
We're off to America to source the finest vintage wedding gowns, cocktail and prom dress, jewels, bags and headpieces.
We'll be closed from May 8th until the 24th to give us ample time to find the most amazing vintage goodies!
From the 24th of May we will only be taking appointments for our first week back and unfortunately we are fully booked.
You can make an appointment or drop in after 3pm from May 31st, when our hours will have returned to normal.
If you need to contact us whilst we're away you can get us by email on or leave a message by phone on 01 6111842, we'll answer it as soon as we return!
See you all soon...eeek we're very excited, it's one of our biggest sourcing trips of the year!!!

Thursday, 5 May 2011

Gorgeous 1950s Dirty Fabulous Bride!

I am in love with these pictures!!!
Stephanie makes an absolutely stunning bride, rocking 1950's glamour whilst reflecting her own fun personality with the killer red heels and lipstick.
Congratulations to you both!