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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

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What to wear to a vintage wedding, part 2 – 8 weeks to go

'Twas the Sunday before Christmas, And all through the house, Came the sound of complaining, Because this bride-to-be is suffering her first hangover of 2015. It was our annual pre-Christmas party last night, where The Boy and I open our doors to as many of our lovely friends as possible, mull some wine and be… Continue reading What to wear to a vintage wedding, part 2 – 8 weeks to go

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Why I love 1950s fashion – 28 weeks to go

This week, something very exciting happened (not quite as exciting as The Boy proposing, or that time I found a solid chocolate KitKat, but very exciting nonetheless). I was included in a feature for Woman's Own, one of the UK's leading women's weekly magazines. As regular readers of this blog will know, I entered Miss… Continue reading Why I love 1950s fashion – 28 weeks to go

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What to wear to a vintage wedding: Lady Vintage – 45 weeks to go

Happy Easter one and all! I hope you've had a wonderful day, whether it means church, family or something else entirely to you. I'm sure many of you will either be working your way through your Easter eggs, or teetering on the edge of a sugar coma, and don't want to listen to me prattling… Continue reading What to wear to a vintage wedding: Lady Vintage – 45 weeks to go