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Las Vegas has more stores than anyone could physically tackle, but somehow we always keep returning to the usual suspects. To break out of the rut, we've asked some local shopping and fashion gurus to provide their hidden retail gems — those unique stores around Las Vegas that we might not all know about. Welcome to Shopping Confidential. Fashion savvy and want to share your favorite local boutique? Drop us a line and tell us why you should be featured.
Grace Russell keeps it chic with her job as a publicist for Wynn Las Vegas. When she's not busy working at one of Vegas' most glamorous resorts, she has her own style blog, GR|PR Style, where she shares her style inspirations (including her grandmother) and her fashion finds. One true love for Russell? Vintage, and here she shares her favorite vintage shop where she stocks up on fashion finds.
Glam Factory Vintage [Photo: Facebook]
What is your favorite local boutique in Las Vegas?
Glam Factory Vintage located in the Arts District.
Why do you like shopping there?
The experience, the clothes and the owner. This is the happiest little shop ever, full of fun vintage clothing. I feel like I'm playing dress up in my grandmother's closet when I'm there. The owner, Stephanie, sources each piece locally and every piece has a story. I've bought things because of the stories. I've snagged a couple of glamorous items that belonged to a former Vegas showgirl and socialite.
What are some of your favorite finds there?
I have found several items including a 1960s Joseph Magnin dress (pictured) and a 1940s Hawaiian wrap dress. But my favorite is a vintage high-waist two piece swimsuit — it was definitely a hit at pool parties.
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· Glam Factory Vintage [Facebook]
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Top photo: Grace Russell [Photo: Chelsea McManus]