Category Archives: Australian

This Week in my Life: 18-24 July 2016

I continued with work experience I’m currently volunteering two days a week at a State Government department involved in natural resource management.  Not only am I having the opportunity to learn a lot for learning’s sake, but it could make … Continue reading

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Pretty Things List #22

It’s mid winter here in Australia, and I feel like putting together an Australian-company themed Pretty Things List for you all 🙂 First, let’s look at clothes!  I love Australian company Retrospec’d for their lightweight Queensland-worthy cottons, the flattering cut … Continue reading

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Win a Pinup Prize!

Hello lovelies! As part of my Pinup Doll Australia fundraising for the Black Dog Institute, I’m running a raffle where you could win a prize from one of your favourite pinup shops. Tickets are just ONE DOLLAR EACH!  AU$1, that’s … Continue reading

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Pretty Things List #21

Seeing as the weather has turned cooler and rainy (at long last!) here in Queensland, this Pretty Things List focuses on coats and jackets. Starting with Australian retailers, you can pick up this gorgeous Hell Bunny “Elvira” coat from Aussie … Continue reading

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Weekly Wardrobe: 13-19 June 2016

Monday Dress: Retrospec’d (Borrowed from my friend Miss Ally Cat) Earrings: Revere Folie Pearls: Vintage Shoes: BAIT Wednesday Dress: Pinup Girl Clothing Earrings: Revere Folie Necklace: Your One Stop Pinup Shop Shoes: BAIT Petticoat: Malco Modes Thursday Top: Pinup Girl … Continue reading

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This Week in my Life: 6-12 June 2016

I’ve had a hugely busy week, during which: I travelled to Brisbane to see Dita von Teese On Monday, a good friend and I drove down south to see Dita von Teese perform in Brisbane.  It was a long drive … Continue reading

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Pretty Things List #20

When I was typing the title of this post, I accidentally typed “Pretty Things Lust”…which I guess tells you what I think of this week’s items! I’m heading off to Cooly Rocks On, a massive retro festival at Coolangatta on … Continue reading

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