Over the years music and fashion has changed but one thing that has never totally disappeared is our love and fascination for the 50’s and it’s lifestyle. Today, Miss Happ takes all these classic influences, mixes them & brings you a range of clothing for the girl with a desire to be an individual.
Miss Happ is a local, original, South African produced and designed clothing and accessory range. Find us at our retail store, Retrospective, 215 Long Street, Cape Town
Cheers to the ending the year! On the 23rd we had our staff Christmas party which we decided to have this year at Jerry's Burger Bar, Bloubergstrand.
It was a great afternoon with many laughs, delicious food and a great team to share it all with!
Wishing all a happy festive season and an awesome New Year in 2016
note our factory & head office will be closed for the festive
season from 24 Dec & will reopen on 11 Jan 2016, however, our retail
outlet Retrospective Cape Town will be open throughout the season (excl
public holidays), so do pop in!
Please note that Miss Happ has moved! Our head office & factory has a
new location, & our retail outlet in Cape Town is now officially RETROSPECTIVE CAPE TOWN, 215 Long Street
(opposite Mamma Africa/Pepper
*Please note that we will no longer have a shop at our offices. Our Milnerton shop has closed*
Our new store is even better and bigger than ever before and not only sells our locally manufactured brands, but also a few of the international pinup and rockabilly brands we love. Besides the clothing, we stock accessories, bags, belts, shoes and wall art.
If you are in the City, make a turn at the store...you won't be sorry!
Yes! It's that time of the year again, time to dust off you dancing shoes, get your swing dress ready and grab your greaser for the 2015 Dusty Rebels & The Bombshells Festival.
As usual, there will be something For Everyone to be Sampled, Bought, Tasted, and Tried at the festival this year.
The organisers have dug deep and provided Cape Town’s finest lifestyle vendors for the Dusty Rebels and The Bombshells Rockabilly Festival (DRTB), making sure anyone and everyone has something to see and do at SA’s premier 40s and 50s lifestyle festival.
Here’s the full rundown of all that can be sampled, bought, tasted and tried between 12 noon and 12 midnight at the West Coast Ostrich Ranch on Saturday 14 November 2015.
First of all, don’t go hungry…
The NOB’s famously huge burgers are worth saving yourself for. Add a Chip n Dip. Jack Rabbit’s specialised comfort food options are always a pleasant, event-specific surprise, while Wahineoffers Asian and Polynesian food, with vegetarian o…
We are working like crazy ladies behind the scenes here at Miss Happ HQ.
Our seamstress are sewing, machines are buzzing, fresh patterns are
being made, fabrics & beautiful products are being sourced. New
Beauty products are being tested, and garments are being fitted. Vintage
Jewellery has be stocked up (Oh yes! your read right!
Watch this space
for our Miss Happ authentic range of Vintage jewellery coming soon!!)
Now...all we need SUMMER!
Watch our page for exciting news and
We have some fabulous accessories in for winter, but right now our favorite is definitely our brand new spotted chiffon scarves. The great thing is that they are big enough to wear as a head scarf with a cute little bow or even as a neck scarf for that classic 50's look.
We have assorted colors available in the mini spot from black to mint green, butter yellow, pink and red, and in the bigger polka dot there is a black and lastly in the mesh we have the classic black with white spot.
All are available online at our Etsy store and are a great addition to any pinup or rockabilly gals wardrobe!
The Miss Happ team made the journey
upcountry to attend the 1st Dusty Rebels and the Bombshells do pretoria
and we had a fantastic time. Finally we could put many a name to a face,
and also met some really cool new peeps. The day was a buzz of activity with so much going on, but our own Miss
Mandy managed to fit in the delightfully cute little Hannah, and before she knew it she was sporting a perfectly pinup hair-do complete with a hair flower she wanted..with a little help of Suavecita
and some hair spray they were A for away!
Our local Cape Town pinup gal, The Little Harlequin was also with us upcountry and was our Suavecito lady for the day and she looked AWESOME!
We have not ONE but TWO new stockists after our trip to Viva, USA. For
our gals from Utah, you can now get our fabulous Lucy Chevron Dress and a
few other limited pieces from Endless Indulgence Retro Wear.
Catch this lovely store at 136 Historic 25th St, Ogden, Utah - Super exciting!