Love In Vain

at , Derby, DE1 2DB United Kingdom

love in vain specialising in vintage clothes, retro, modern classics and military surplus. Helpful friendly staff. All welcome.

Love In Vain

Derby DE1 2DB
United Kingdom
Contact Phone
P: 07932 438474


Love In Vain was established in January 2014 to provide affordable pre-loved, retro and vintage clothing, footwear and accessories for Derby’s discerning vintage fashionistas. We stock a wide range of vintage clothing, bags, footwear, jewellery and accessories for men and women. Our range includes: classic Levi’s with that perfect worn in look, vintage sportswear from adidas and Puma amongst many others, vintage dresses vintage, retro and preloved blouses, shirts, jumpers and tops vintage accessories such as bags, belts, jewellery and more The largest selection of Army Surplus in Derby City Centre The shop is located in Derby’s historic Market Hall on the balcony. The shop was completely refurbished in December 2014 revealing original features from the fabric of the Market Hall that have been incorporated into the shop’s new look. The refit has provided our customers with a bright, pleasant and inviting vintage clothes shop in which to shop for vintage, retro and preloved clothes and accessories.

Opening time

  • Tuesdays: 10:00- 16:00
  • Wednesdays: 10:00- 16:00
  • Thursdays: 10:00- 16:00
  • Fridays: 10:00- 16:00
  • Saturdays: 10:00- 16:00


Price category
$$ (10-30)

Company Rating

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I've now started sourcing stock for the autumn/winter the first pieces will be in the shop this week. Watch this space.

Published on 2014-09-01 08:49:41 GMT

Love in vains website is now up and running and by next week it will hopefully be linked up to my eBay shop that I haven't built yet:)

Published on 2014-04-24 18:42:31 GMT

Love in vain is closed tommorrow for the bank holiday.

Published on 2014-04-20 21:30:35 GMT

Got some great jackets just come in. One of thems a barracuta harrington jacket.

Published on 2014-04-12 11:12:18 GMT

All the new stock is now in the shop. Running out of space but I think I can squeeze a few more foot of rails in yet.

Published on 2014-04-05 09:56:12 GMT

Traveled all the way to London and back last night to get some stock for the shop. I'm very tired but it was worth it, the quality of the stuff is amazing and will be going in the shop over the next few days starting today.

Published on 2014-04-02 09:14:58 GMT

Women's denim cut offs are selling very well. Also got plenty of men's denim cut offs aswell.

Published on 2014-03-24 11:15:10 GMT

Sorry that's 21st June

Published on 2014-03-21 16:53:58 GMT

We still have pitches available for our vintage and alternative fare on 22st June.

Published on 2014-03-21 16:53:31 GMT

Got some mens suits in here at love in vain. They start at just £30.

Published on 2014-03-20 00:02:42 GMT

Tomorrow we shall have a selection of men's suits in love in vain.

Published on 2014-03-19 00:38:54 GMT

We have a selection of prom dresses at love in vain. They start at just £40 and the most expensive is £100 but this particular dress would have cost almost £300 originally.