1940s · 1950s · body confidence · vintage fashion · vintage underwear

U is for Under Garments: the A-Z of a Vintage Girl in a Modern World

Underwear, undergarments, foundation wear, that uncomfortable stuff under your outfit...call it what you will, it can be a pretty important part of dressing vintage. It doesn't have to be, of course, but for me, wearing something vintage-inspired underneath my dresses makes my outfits feel a little bit more special. In the run up to our… Continue reading U is for Under Garments: the A-Z of a Vintage Girl in a Modern World

General wedding musings · Wedding to-do list

Ticking off the to-do list – 18 weeks to go

First things first, I found out this week that our wedding venue is going to be hosting The Vintage Wedding Festival on 22 November, and I am excited. It's billed as offering the best wedding services for the unique, creative and vintage-loving bride, and on a good day, I like to think I'm all three.… Continue reading Ticking off the to-do list – 18 weeks to go

Wedding accessories

Pearls and wedding pants – 27 weeks to go

The Boy was away all last week for work, so not much happened on the venue front. Taking pity on me (and wanting to look at sparkly things), one of my bridesmaids suggested we pop to London for some wedding accessory shopping, along with much needed time away from the stress that is wedding logistics.… Continue reading Pearls and wedding pants – 27 weeks to go