Monthly Archives: November 2015

Item Review: Deadly Dames “Vamp” Top in Tiger Print

I was recently fortunate enough to snag the Vamp top in tiger print secondhand on a Facebook buy/swap/sell page.  I was pretty excited to get my hands on it because I’ve long admired the cut of the bustline and the … Continue reading

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Weekly Wardrobe: 23 November to 29 November 2015

Friday Dress: City Chic Earrings and Brooch: Erstwilder Lipstick: Rimmel Colour Rush Saturday Dress: Cherry Velvet Necklace: Ms Katt’s Kustom House Earrings: Erstwilder Shoes: My Ju-Ju Dance Fever Hair Flower: Handmade by me 🙂 Sunday Top: Deadly Dames from Pinup … Continue reading

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Red Lips – a Comparative Review

I love wearing bright lipsticks – pinks, magentas, roses and purples.  But the classic colour I always come back to is red.  I enjoy the contrast between red lips, pale skin, blue eyes and blonde hair. Today I’m going to … Continue reading

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This Week in my Life… 23-29 November 2015

I took advantage of the American-led “Black Friday” sales to purchase some beautiful dresses from Lindy Bop Lindy Bop is a UK company that specialises in vintage-inspired clothing at an affordable price.  They’re particularly well known for 40s and 50s … Continue reading

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Item Review: The Collectif “Hilda” Wiggle Skirt

I’ve never really been one for pencil or wiggle skirt styles – always super aware of my chunky thighs, I stick to swing skirts that skim rather than highlight my legs and bottom. But when I recently made a purchase … Continue reading

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Weekly Wardrobe – 16 November to 22 November 2015

Thursday Dress: Hearts and Roses Necklace: Erstwilder     Friday Dress: City Chic Brooch: Erstwilder Lipstick: Australis Velourlips in Shang-hi   Saturday Dress: Banned Petticoat, Hair Flower and Brooch: Your One Stop Pinup Shop Shoes: Homy Ped   Sunday Top: … Continue reading

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Pretty Things #8

It’s been a little while since I’ve done a “Pretty Things” post, what with one thing and another, but today felt like a good day to do one, so here goes! This week’s Pretty Things list is inspired by one … Continue reading

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