Dating vintage St.Michael labels (Marks & Spencer)

Dating vintage St.Michael labels (Marks & Spencer)

Guide to dating vintage St Michael labels
Marks & Spencer dropped the St.Michael brand in the year 2000.

Most vintage fashion enthusiasts at some time or other will inevitably come across the St Michael brand from Marks & Spencer, especially if you are in the UK or Canada. The St.Michael brand was dropped in the year 2000 but has its roots way back in the 1920’s. Dating St Michael labels on vintage lingerie garments can be tricky if you are not aware of the subtle changes in label design that can point to a certain period in time. I wrote an article outlining some of the label design features to look out for which I hope may be of use: https://nylonnostalgia.com/st-michael-label-dating