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Each nook and cranny of our charming space is filled with exquisite hand-picked treasures from every era and all parts of the world. Our beautiful displays are sure to entice you and excite your imagination. Come visit us and you will take pleasure in our unique shop filled with one-of-a-kind items that will awaken your own sense of style.
Our attentive staff can help you find the perfect unique gift or a fabulous wedding gown – that thoughtful keepsake to spark a memory, commemorate a new celebration.
Our selection is constantly changing, and we bring only the finest goods to our shop. You can be sure that each visit will be different from your last. We are regularly bringing in beautiful merchandise for you, and our search takes us on adventures all over the world.
For the wardrobe specialist of film, theatre, television, video or print, we have an extensive array of vintage clothing and accessories from the Victorian Era, Roaring ’20s, 1930s, ’40s, ’50s and ’60s. These pieces will also appeal to collectors as well as to those attending or sponsoring theme parties or other special events. Whether you are looking for a complete ensemble or just the right vintage shoes, hat, gloves or other accessories, we can accommodate your needs.
Cindi and Caitlin Ryland opened Retropolitan’s doors in 2003 to offer clients an opportunity to bring beautiful objects from the past into their homes and everyday lives. Since its inception, Retropolitan’s mission has been to provide upscale yet affordable treasures to all, and the store’s layaway policy is only one example of our desire to make luxury available to each customer.