vintage fashion

A practically perfect Mary Poppins look

Just before Christmas, my husband and I went to see Mary Poppins Returns, and I adored it. So, a week later, I went to see it again with my mum and sister, and I still adored it. Of all the things I loved (the songs! The penguins! Emily Blunt!), I think I loved the costumes… Continue reading A practically perfect Mary Poppins look

Dorothy

Returning to work after losing a child

*Trigger warning - baby loss, neonatal death, bereavement, grief* I will start this post by saying that I am in a fortunate position - my workplace, managers and colleagues have been very supportive and caring since Dorothy died. I am aware that not everyone has the same experience, and I'm sorry if you're finding returning… Continue reading Returning to work after losing a child

Reviews · vintage fashion

Review: The House of Foxy shawl collar blouse

I've been experimenting a bit with fashion lately, so when the lovely team at The House of Foxy asked me if I would like to try one of their shawl collar blouses, I was very excited. The blouse is 1930s inspired, and is designed to be tucked into things (skirts, shorts and trousers mainly, although… Continue reading Review: The House of Foxy shawl collar blouse