However, one lingerie line has taken vintage to a whole new level by creating a collection of undergarments made out of second hand fabrics.
Itsy Bitsy Vintage lingerie showcased their quirky designs on day two of Fashion's Finest showcase for London Fashion Week at the Westbury Hotel in Mayfair, London ... and it was quite the eye-popping spectacle.
Vintage: Itsy Bitsy vintage lingerie showcased their daring line of barely-there underwear for London Fashion Week yesterday
Dare to bare: The lingerie collection is made from carefully selected vintage fabrics by designers Oonagh and Tracy who began their business after hosting underwear swapping parties
The design duo originally ran clothes swapping party's but soon realised they could combine their talents to design their own creations.
Bespoke: The design dup offer customers the chance to build their own outfits with different styles from the current collections or commission a one-off piece
They offer customers the chance to build their own outfits with different styles from the current collections or commission a one-off piece, choosing your own fabric from their vast archive collection.
Designs on show included lime green corsets, fringed babydolls and a selection of showgirl-inspired pasties.
New life: Tracey and Ooonagh are passionate about searching for and discovering all sorts of materials that have had a former life