This is something a bit different for me and the blog - a proper, full-on 1920s look. The dress Two years ago, I went along to the Vintage Pop Up Shop, to cover it for Vintage Life (which sadly doesn't exist anymore). While I was there, I fell in love with a long, black 1920s-style… Continue reading The roaring (19)20s
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A while ago, I wrote a post with tips for buying plus size vintage, which goes into detail about what to consider when buying vintage clothes and mentions some of the sellers I know of that often have plus size vintage clothes in stock. Since the post is a few years old now, I thought… Continue reading Where to buy plus size vintage
Styling one Pretty Retro 1950s shirt waister dress four different ways.
A review of the Judy teacup stripe dress and Lucy forget me not cardigan from the Collectif SS20 range.
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
The story behind the Dorothy collection, my collaboration with Miss Bella's Blooms, raising money for charity Remember my Baby.
A special edition of what I'm loving this week, all about vintage style coats.
When I was little, I really, really wanted multi-coloured hair (I have a vague memory of a cartoon character with pastel coloured hair, but cannot remember for the life of me who it was). For obvious reasons, my mum said no. Then I got to sixth form, and really wanted to experiment with hair colours;… Continue reading Pink hair, don’t care
Christmas cards are (mostly) written, wrapping is...well, nowhere near done, but I've bought the wrapping paper, so I'm already ahead of where I was this time last year. Miracle on 34th Street is playing in the background and I'm feeling very 'week before Christmassy'. I am also INCREDIBLY excited to show you the latest dress… Continue reading Festive frocks: Mrs Claus chic