Monthly Archives: May 2016

Item Review: Lady Vintage Eloise Dress in Teal Butterfly

I recently purchased a couple of dresses from Australian online retailer Wild Kitty Clothing, one of which was this beautiful Eloise dress from Lady Vintage/Lady V London. Made in London, the Eloise features a shorter style skirt, coming in at … Continue reading

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The Week in my Life: 23-29 May 2016

I had a super, super busy week, during which: I travelled to Nambour to attend a specialist appointment at the hospital On Monday afternoon, my mum and I drove the three and a bit hours south to stay in beautiful … Continue reading

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Weekly Wardrobe: 16-29 May 2016

This is a two week combined post, due to being away with uni for some of the time. Wednesday Top: Pinup Girl Clothing Strappy Bra: Bras n Things Skirt: Bonsai Kitten Belt: Ebay store Pretty in Pinup Shoes: Rivers Necklace … Continue reading

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Item Review: Bonsai Kitten Circle Skirt

Recently I was able to get my hands on three skirts from Bonsai Kitten, via Aussie online retailer Your One Stop Pinup Shop.  In addition to the magenta skirt featured here, I purchased a teal, and a red tartan colourway. … Continue reading

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Pretty Things List #19

So at long last, Autumn has graced us here in Queensland (after what has seemed like an unending, miserably hot Summer).  With cooler mornings arriving, I finally got the chance to bust out my new tartan Bonsai Kitten skirt, and … Continue reading

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How To: Heat Curling Your Hair With A Curling Wand

You don’t always have the time or the patience to do a wet set on your hair.  Sometimes – maybe because you’ve just finished work, or maybe because you were too tired the night before – you need to use … Continue reading

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Time Warp Festival and Pinup Pageant

On the weekend, I travelled three hours south to attend the second annual Time Warp Festival at Palmwoods, Queensland.  Leaving home at 7:30am, I arrived at Maryborough by 9, where I met Miss Milla Cherry.  We travelled the rest of … Continue reading

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