Monthly Archives: August 2015

Wet Set Pin Curling

After last week’s foam roller fail, I decided to give pin curling a try.  Pin curls are formed by rolling damp sections of hair in a coil from tip to root, then pinning it in place against your scalp to dry. … Continue reading

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Item Review: Cherry Velvet “Elly” Dress

So…my dad sang “Lady in Red” at me when I turned up today 😛  Perfect choice of song, of course, because this dress is the most impressively vivid red when seen in person. Welcome to my review of the Cherry … Continue reading

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Giveaway Winners!

I’m very pleased to announce that the winners of the giveaway competition are as follows: Purple prize pack: Kitty DeVine Pink prize pack: Billie-Jean (Facebook entry) The winners have been contacted and have until Friday to claim their prizes – … Continue reading

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Liveable Vintage: Vintage Makeup Brushes

One of the vintage items that I use everyday is my set of makeup brushes, inherited from my grandma via my mum. My set is actually made up of two parts.  The white celluloid stand and a single matching eyeshadow … Continue reading

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VS Sassoon Curl Secret Troubleshooting

So you’ve got one of those things that sucks your hair in and goes “beep”…and you’re terrified that you’ll end up with giant bald patches or hair burnt to a crisp. Welcome to my problem solving guide to the VS … Continue reading

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Product Review: Voodoo Vixen Mila Cardigan

What: The Mila cardigan by Voodoo Vixen Where From?: I bought mine secondhand on Facebook, but you can pick up Voodoo Vixen items from their UK website or from Australian online retailers such as Atomic Cherry and Trash Monkey.  The Mila retails for a penny … Continue reading

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When Foam Rollers Fail

In the past, I’ve reviewed the use of bendy foam rollers in a wet set, the brush out the following morning, and the use of the VS Sassoon Curl Secret. Tonday I want to show you the fail that occured with my first ever use … Continue reading

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