Welcome to Arbor Vitae Vintage! 

We understand the way someone dresses can tell a story about who they are to the outside world. Discover authentic, unique vintage clothing to help YOU tell YOUR story. Here you'll find a curated selection of vintage and upcycled clothing from the 1940's to 1990's.
True vintage fashion that will make you stop in your tracks and say "OMG! Tell me about that dress, jacket, shoe, handbag..." And we're here to do just that. We take pride in sustainable sourcing, responsible upcycling, and telling you the story behind each vintage garment. 


Family Owned Small Business Vintage Store in Brooklyn New York Where it Began Our Story

Owned by a brother and sister duo, first generation immigrants from Eastern Europe. Arbor Vitae Vintage started as a passion project and turned into a business... read more of our story here. 


"en la sala" for Arbor Vitae Vintage

Our curated vintage collection mixes modernity with authentic vintage and upcycled fashion to help you build a wardrobe that speaks for you. 

"en la sala" is a short film created in collaboration with Arbor Vitae Vintage, New York (2021).

Choreographer/Dancer: Joelle Santiago, @joellesantiagodanceny
Movement Direction: Savannah Gaillard, @savannahgaillard
Music Production: Gabriel Silviera, @officialgube
Director of Photography/Editor: Chun Fung Kevin Chiu, @kchiucinematography 

AV In the Press: 

Affordable Vintage Clothes in Brooklyn: Going Local NYC | ThroughTheBoros 

The Williamsburg Vintage Shops That Shaped My Style: Condé Nast Traveler 

NYC Vintage Map – Your Guide to Vintage Shopping & Thrifting in NYC: GEM