Category: vintage

Top Tips for the Curvy Fashionista this Season.

This Autumn/Winter season is jam-packed with possibilities for us Curvy girls and Plus-Size style savvy. The high street has caught on to the fact that the average size in the U.K has historically NOT been represented and has bought its Curve ranges to the…

Help! How to make WW1 relatable to the younger generation??

 

Ms Curvaceous UK Model Competition 2019

Last weekend I thought I’d better prove to myself and others that I had fully embraced this body positive mind-set and decided to attend one of the Ms Curvaceous UK modelling competitions. For those women who applied you would have two options, to attend…

Do it before you Die.

So as some of you may be aware from my previous Blogs, my Mother unfortunately has terminal cancer. She hasn’t got long left. it is because of this that I have started to rethink how I want the rest of my life to be…

Confront your fears.

I have always loved to sing, in my room alone or with my sister when we shared a family home but unless I have had a few drinks inside me I find it so difficult to sing in public. so in the spirit of…

Etsy! New listings available in my shop

we have some gorgeous Vintage, Pinup and Retro pieces newly listed in the shop! Just click on the VINTAGE BOUTIQUE  tab on the front page.

This week’s Fashion Inspiration.

Tuesday’s Look! Tuesday’s are for making a statement! You have rolled out of bed on Monday looking like The old guy from Steptoe and Son but by Tuesday I find I can relax into my weekly wardrobe and be a bit more creative, don’t…

First forays into Vintage Sewing. Help!

Above is my Grandmother’s beautiful Singer sewing machine. I am hoping to start learning to sew and make my own clothes and home furnishings. I know that my Grandmother said that It had something wrong with it but I am not sure what. How…

Choo Choo! Here comes The Vintage Express!!

Amazing 1940s weekend filled with steam trains, lindy bopping and war nostalgia.