My favourite vintage style and vintage reproduction brands in the UK and beyond.
One Pretty Retro dress, four looks
Styling one Pretty Retro 1950s shirt waister dress four different ways.
Review: Collectif Judy dress and Lucy cardigan
A review of the Judy teacup stripe dress and Lucy forget me not cardigan from the Collectif SS20 range.
Festive frocks: Christmas party chic
It's time for the third in my series of festive frocks, with ideas on what to wear for any sort of occasion. So far, I've written about a gorgeous Gatsby Lady frock for posh evening parties and a quirky Lindy Bop novelty print for daytime shenanigans. Today, I'm writing about a Collectif dress, paired with… Continue reading Festive frocks: Christmas party chic
Review: Collectif Pearl coat
Collectif Pearl Coat review
R is for Vintage Reproduction Brands: the A-Z of a Vintage Girl in a Modern World
As a vintage-loving girl with a waist that's really rather a lot larger than ladies from the 1940s and 1950s, reproduction vintage clothing is a somewhat vital addition to my wardrobe. Luckily for me, there are lots of fabulous repro brands around. These - in no particular order - are my favourites: The House of… Continue reading R is for Vintage Reproduction Brands: the A-Z of a Vintage Girl in a Modern World
*Bonus post* I said yes to (100) dresses! – 15 and a bit weeks to go
Photo by Lisa Jane Photography I know, I know - I usually only post on a Sunday, and here I am posting on a Friday, throwing out everyone's week. Sorry, sorry. I promise it's worth it. Because I'll be talking dresses, unicorns and Victory Sisters (oh, my!). As those of you who read this blog… Continue reading *Bonus post* I said yes to (100) dresses! – 15 and a bit weeks to go
An ode to The Boy – 36 weeks to go
In the past couple of weeks, several people have said to me, "You seem really calm and relaxed about the whole wedding", therefore making me a) feel like I'm abnormal and b) stress out about the fact I'm not stressed (thanks Mum - I could have gotten your figure or your height [a lofty 5"4,… Continue reading An ode to The Boy – 36 weeks to go