Winning Style With Vintage Winter Olympic Fashions
Have you been as riveted by this year's Winter Olympics in Beijing as we have? The highs, the lows, the wins, the losses-the competition is on and we just can't stop watching! But for us here at Goldsmith Vintage, the real contest lies in deciding what to wear when you're standing on the sidelines cheering on your team! Be it skiing, skating, snowboarding or sleighing, we've got the perfect outfit to keep you nice and toasty while you enjoy the show. Here's a round-up of some of our favourite vintage Olympics items as well as gorgeous winter activewear pieces.
This cool vintage windbreaker from JCPenney bears the iconic Olympics logo embroidered on the left breast in black and pink. It's made from a thin black weather resistant material, has a white mesh lining and comes in a generous oversized fit offering practicality and comfort-ideal for layering on those chilly days! It has blue panels across the chest and down the inside sleeves and pink panels down the sides of the body and features two zippered hand pockets, ideal for stashing your gloves.
This stunning luxury, fitted ski-suit from Descente is a must-have on or off piste! It's an all-in-one quilted suit which is both stylish, comfortable and functional and of course-very warm! Featuring a concealed zip up front with gold buttoned down flap, two zipped side pockets with gold buttons, zips and gold buttons on the ankles and a stylish gold buckled belt. Features Descente grey leather panels on inside ankles
Check out this lovely fleece which features the famous USA Olympics primary coloured rings logo embroidered on the left breast. It comes in a rich navy colour in a lovely soft fleece fabric, with elasticated cuffs and a high neck, guaranteed to keep you warm while you're on the grandstand!
Hit the slopes in style with this authentic, quilted Carhartt ski-jacket. Comes in a fashionable grey and black tartan design in a weather resistant fabric and features a drawstring hood, a concealed zip with buttoned down flap and zippered hand pockets. Carhartt logo is displayed in black on the left breast.
You'll definitely be spotted in the crowd with this awesome USA Olympics jacket! It features a striking star-spangled banner print all-over the front and on the back, the infamous Olympics multi-coloured rings logo. This vintage bomber-style jacket comes in a very thin, water repellent fabric, perfect for layering on those chilly days and has ribbed, elasticated collar, cuffs and waist to hold in the heat.
This ski jacket from Adidas is perfect for the piste! Comes in eye-catching fluorescent orange, pink and blue in a comfortable regular fit for maximum agility whilst being active. Has an elasticated waist and cuffs to keep in the heat and branded zippered hand pockets. Features a branded zip, hood with drawstring and Adidas logo branding on left breast, all in fluorescent yellow.
Stay warm when you're cheering from the sidelines with this vintage  Olympics sweatshirt. Features gold embroidered text saying 'Go For The Gold' at the top with large gold Olympic rings logo and the text 'Official License of the USOC'. With a ribbed round neck, long sleeves with ribbed cuffs and a ribbed waist to preserve warmth.