L. A. Frock Stars cast: standing: Jascmeen Bush, Shelly Lyn Erdmann; seated: Doris Raymond, Kyle Blackmon

L.A. Frock Stars

Fashion trends are fleeting, but good vintage garments are forever. That's the philosophy of Doris Raymond, whose West Hollywood clothing store brings vintage glamour to Hollywood's most influential stylists and costume designers. Follow Doris and her team of "vintage virtuosos" to estate sales, expo shows, and flea markets in search of vintage gems. Their fabulous finds give designer gowns and fine vintage frocks a second chance to shine in the spotlight at today's biggest red-carpet events.


    • Saturday
    • 8:00am
    Feb 21
    • Saturday
    • 8:30am
    Feb 21
    • Tuesday
    • 10:30am
    Feb 24

Episode Guide

  • Doris Raymond and consultant Kyle

    Vintage Fashion Hunter

    Follow Doris Raymond in New York as she prepares to bid at the Augusta Auction, one of the few auction houses that specializes solely in vintage clothing, rare textiles, and costume jewelry.

  • Actress Debi Mazar shopping for vintage dress

    The Business of Vintage

    Being L.A.'s "vintage fashion guru" means that Doris Raymond must have the best inventory in the city. And she makes sure the whole town knows it.

  • Doris Raymond holding vintage dress

    If This Dress Could Talk

    Enter Doris Raymond's vintage clothing boutique, The Way We Wore?, a museum of glamorous garments and decades of high fashion from iconic designers.

  • Clothes being delivered to vintage clothing store The Way We Wore

    Quest for the Holy Grail

    Vintage clothing store owner Doris Raymond is on the prowl for the "Holy Grail," a piece that has been touched by one of the world's great designers.

  • Doris Raymond holding vintage dress, with customer

    The Awards Season

    Award season means four months of high-exposure events. It also means four months of madness for the vintage clothing boutique The Way We Wore?.

  • Burlesque artist Dita von Teese

    Vintage is the New Black

    See what catches Doris Raymond's eye at a premiere vintage fashion expo in Santa Monica. See how she makes the choices that put her store at the forefront of fashion, from Dita von Teese searching for Dior to dressing the cast of "Glee."


  • SARAH<span>Vintage Virtuoso</span>
  • DORIS <span>Vintage Clothing Guru</span>
  • KYLE<span>The Ambassador</span>
  • SHELLY LYN<span>The Fixer</span>
  • SARAH<span>Vintage Virtuoso</span>

    SARAHVintage Virtuoso

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    "Vintage fashion gives us a tactile connection to who we were, where we came from and how we strive to be what we want to be."

    Sarah has worked with Doris for 20 years and is the backbone of the business. She manages the store, making sure the customers, staff, and Doris stay in line. At every auction, she brings her common sense and business savvy to tame Doris' maverick enthusiasm. Her amazing ability to edit through thousands of pieces to find one perfect gem is one of the store's greatest resources.

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