vintage fashion · vintage reproduction

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

1940s · 1950s · A-Z of a vintage girl · vintage fashion · vintage style

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

non wedding post · vintage fashion

*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