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The Manhattan Vintage Show Brings a Big Pop of Spring

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While New York may continue to be dreary, the semi-annual Manhattan Vintage Show at the Metropolitan Pavillion is here to remind you that spring really is in the air. Picture 80 of the country's most savvy vintage sellers on one massive sales floor vying for your attention. We stopped by yesterday evening to a curated selection of spring-friendly finds.

This season's special exhibition, "Lilly Pulitzer: Palm Beach Princess of Prints," is positioned right outside the sales floor and includes some of Ms. Pulitzer's famous brightly hued preppy chic prints. This sets the tone for what you'll find inside.

The sellers are most definitely catering to all of your upcoming spring occasions. We were impressed with the selection of timeless and artful florals, candy colors, prom and gala friendly dresses, and impeccably tailored pieces. We also found a great selection of sandals, silk scarves, men's ties, and accessories.

For those of you who are already fans of the Show, you'll be pleased to hear that they've reconfigured the floor map and there's now more breathing room for shopping and people watching. Many of the sellers permit try-ons and dressing rooms are available. Plus, there's also a crepe bar toward the back of the floor in case you arrive hungry.

Check out our gallery for a glimpse at some of the goods on offer. The Show continues today from 11am to 6pm, at the Metropolitan Pavilion at 125 West 18th Street. Admission is $20 at the door and they have also partnered with Housing Works to offer 50% off the admission price if you bring an item of clothing to donate. —Kiran
· Manhattan Vintage Clothing Show and Sale [Official Site]
· The Manhattan Vintage Show Returns With Lilly Pulitzer [Racked NY]
· Street Style From the Manhattan Vintage Clothing Show [Racked NY]
· Six Must See Booths at the Manhattan Vintage Clothing Show [Racked NY]

Metropolitan Pavillion

125 West 18th Street, New York, NY 10011 212-463-0200 Visit Website

Housing Works Thrift Shop - Chelsea

143 West 17th Street, New York, NY 10011 (718) 838-5050 Visit Website