What does vintage mean?

The word vintage is often used to describe a specific style, especially in the wedding and event industry.

To us, vintage describes anything old, beautiful and classic from any bygone style or era: victorian, mod, midcentury, retro, modern, classic, art deco, elegant, cottage chic, rustic, glam, indie, whimsical, boho....

How do the dictionaries define vintage?

Vintage is.......

....used to describe something that has the best qualities or characteristics of the things made or done by a particular person, organization, etc

....used to describe something that has the best qualities or characteristics of the things made or done by a particular person, organization, etc

......period: The period of time when something appeared or began, or when somebody was born or flourished. 

......period: The period of time when something appeared or began, or when somebody was born or flourished. 

... of old, recognized, and enduring interest, importance, or quality: classic

... of old, recognized, and enduring interest, importance, or quality: classic

...of the best and most characteristic —used with a proper noun

...of the best and most characteristic —used with a proper noun

.... too old to be considered modern, but not old enough to be considered antique

.... too old to be considered modern, but not old enough to be considered antique

.....used to describe something that is not new but that is valued because of its good condition, attractive design,

.....used to describe something that is not new but that is valued because of its good condition, attractive design,

...dating from the past

...dating from the past

....retro, recently out of style with potential to make a comeback

....retro, recently out of style with potential to make a comeback

 ....group sharing characteristics: A group of people or things that are similar or belong to the same period of time. 

 ....group sharing characteristics: A group of people or things that are similar or belong to the same period of time. 

....of best: Representing what is best or most characteristic of somebody or something.

....of best: Representing what is best or most characteristic of somebody or something.

What does vintage mean to you?