Vintage Vinyl ,Retro Clothing and Quirky Gifts Boutique in Portsmouth and Southsea
Dress Code established 1996.
Situated on Southsea's well established, uncompromisingly bohemian Albert Road, Dress Code have been selling fine and fabulous shit to the sub culture vultures, wax heads and vintage fanatics of Portsmouth for over 20 years. Established in the 90's creating Westwood-esque custom couture from jumble sale bargains, over two decades later we are now one of the longest running and most diverse vintage stores in Southsea, Portsmouth. We are an independently owned family run boutique for pop culture lovers, as close to an alternative Mom and Pop style family shop as you can get with our friendly staff regularly contributing to local music scene, charity events and supporting our local independent community and music scene by showing the corporate wankers how it's done.
Restocking our vintage vinyl section with rare records has become our pride and joy over recent years, with deliveries weekly .. With the best selection of unusual and collectable records spacialising in classic rock, punk, reggae, ska,metal, post punk, prog rock and pop from the 1950s onwards, there is enough good stuff to keep even the pickiest of cratedigger happy here ! We also have a large sale section of vintage and retro vinyl under £5 and our newest venture a fabulous selection of original cassette tapes ,vintage music books and even 80s music videos . The vinyl is only available in store ,to encorage crate digging ,so come and have a browse ,the atmosphere is always laid back and the music is always loud and good !
Along side of the retro records in out emporium of sub culture ,we have a great range of vintage clothing in Southsea ! Speciallising in 80s and 90s vintage sportswear ,90s grunge check shirts, denim jackets and shell suits , for men and women . From Dr Martens boots and glitzy 50s gowns for the office Christmas do or special ocasion we cater for any style, size and preference.
While your here check out our fabulous range of unusual and quirky gifts , exclusive jewellery and hair flowers by local designers , posters , greetings cards and smoking accessories , also ,In association with The University of Portsmouth Anime Society, our Anime and Manga collectible plush toys are updated regularly with an ever changing range of merchandise including Pokemon, My Neighbour Totoro and Death Note characters.
If you want to dress up , dress down or even dress sideways -always use the dress code !.
Dress Code sell a fabulous range of:
Anime Goodies including wallets,plushies, postcards, key chains and mugs.
The best selection of band T shirts from Adam Ant to XRay Spex
Vintage clothing for men and women from the 1950s - 2000
Vintage Vinyl records, books and memorabilia
Exclusive jewellery and hair flowers by local designers .
Cassette tapes from various artists and eras
Vintage footwear and Dr Martens boots.
Obscene and Obscure gifts and kitsch homeware
Jewelry and artwork from local makers and shakers
And much, much more...