Category Archives: Atomic Beauty Parlour

Item Review: Hell Bunny Calaveras Dress

Some pinup girls just aren’t into sweet and pretty prints. ¬†So what’s a girl to do? Hell Bunny has recently come out with a great Day of the Dead print that errs on the side of tough, not sweet. ¬†Featuring … Continue reading

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Item Review: Hearts and Roses “Eliza” Dress

Last weekend I drove to historic Childers to meet up with Miss Milla Cherry and take some blog photos of two outfits to share with you, my lovely readers.   I’m showing you the first of these outfits today: The … Continue reading

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Weekly Wardrobe: 6-12 June 2016

Monday Top and Skirt: Pinup Girl Clothing Petticoat: Malco Modes Shoes: Red Ginger Stockings and Garter Belt: What Katie Did Brooch: Erstwilder Tuesday Cardigan: Wheels and Dollbaby Bustier and Skirt: City Chic Heels: Red Ginger Turban (scarf): Borrowed Tuesday Night … Continue reading

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Item Review: Banned “Last Dance” Dress

The Last Dance dress by Banned is one of those items that gets comments all the time from strangers and family alike. Made from stretch cotton (97% cotton, 3% spandex), this is a comfortable and lightweight dress that’s perfect for … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes of a Photo Shoot: Part 2 – An Afternoon of Photography

Part one of this post can be found here. Mid afternoon, those of us who have had our individual shots taken quickly change into our next outfit, and everyone heads just down the road to a beautiful historic railway station, … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes of a Photo Shoot: Part 1 – The Preparation

Part two of this post can be found here. Recently, I was one of seven pinup models who took part in an all day photo shoot for promotional material for an independent retro clothing and beauty store, Atomic Beauty, in … Continue reading

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