Why Hepwrights?

At Hepwrights you will find wonderful hand picked vintage clothes, accessories, homewares, textiles and collectibles. Our city centre boutique in Southampton is colourful, airy and inviting and we are surrounded by delightful cafes and restaurants so you can make your shopping trip into a relaxing treat.


New stock hits the floor every day so make sure you pop back in often to make sure you catch those one off vintage treasures before someone else snaps them up.


If you have a particular item in your sights, make sure you register with Hepwrights. We can keep details of your requirements on file and go vintage hunting on your behalf.

HEP for:

Audrey HEP-burn
Katherine HEP-burn
and all the HEP-cats

HEPcat (plural hepcats)

  1. (informal, music) A jazz performer, especially one from the 1940s and 1950s.
  2. (informal) A person associated with the jazz subculture of the 1940s and 1950s; a hipster.

[edit] See also

  • beatnik
  • bebopper

Queens of Vintage is Back

This great website went on hiatus for a while not sure why but I am pleased to see it back. I think there is space for a Big Beast alongside the plethora of blogs that make the vintage/fashion sector so vibrant.

This is a piece they wrote about Hep when we were still Spybaby back in the day! Maybe its time they updated it?