In fashion, describing the phenomenon/trend in which clothing manufacturers have appropriated vintage style by making new clothing that looks old.
Ex 1. "Wow where did you get that sick coonskin cap?"
"It's just mintage buddy, I got it at the Gap."
Ex 2. "This mintage craze confuses me, why would anyone pay 50 bucks for a fake old t-shirt when they can get a real old t-shirt for like 5. "
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