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Hipsley Lane gets Hipper

by The Editor


Since opening last September, Hipsley Lane has moved quickly to entrench itself as the go-to retail outlet for vintage fashion. However, not satisfied with a successful first eight months, the doors are briefly closing to improve on the model.
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Hipsley Lane…throwing a fashion lifeline (and a party!)

by The Editor

UPDATED:  Check below for some photos from Hipsley’s Opening Night.

It’s simple, it’s uncomplicated, and it’s all coming together rather quickly.  Braddon’s latest boutique, Hipsley Lane threw its doors open last Friday, well ahead of the official opening this week.  But what is Hipsley Lane, and why should we be excited about this little dress shop?  Well, the answer is pretty simple…

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