personal, vintage

So, I opened up a shop!

I've been thinking about sharing my knitting patterns for a while now. I have 'saved' so many vintage magazines, and I want to share these with the world. I'm too afraid people will cut my magazines up (there are people who actually sell individual pages of magazines so people can use this as decoration and… Continue reading So, I opened up a shop!

books, non-fiction, review, vintage

Review: the Little Dictionary of Fashion by Christian Dior

Christian Dior is credited to be the inventor of the New Look in 1947. His use of fabric after the war was equally scandalous as it was amazing. Fabric became a luxury in the war, and the New Look used a lot of fabric to get the fullness in the skirt. Long story short; Christian… Continue reading Review: the Little Dictionary of Fashion by Christian Dior

books, fashion, non-fiction, review, vintage

Review: 100 Years of Fashion by Cally Blackman

Did I get this book because Audrey Hepburn is on the cover? Maybe. Do I regret it? Not at all! Title: 100 Years of Fashion Author: Cally Blackman Pages: 400 Published:  May 16th 2012 by Laurence King Publishing ISBN: 9781856697989 This book documents in pictures the most exciting and diverse period in fashion: from 1900… Continue reading Review: 100 Years of Fashion by Cally Blackman

knitting, personal, review, vintage

My Favourite Vintage Knitting Etsy Stores!

Since about a year, I've taken up knitting. Why, you may ask? Because there are tons of clothes I see the pretty ladies in movies wear, that I can't find anywhere! I love the 1950s style, but I either have to sell my kidneys to pay for it, or I can't find anything like it.… Continue reading My Favourite Vintage Knitting Etsy Stores!

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Good Housekeeping

A few months ago, I made a blogpost about my vintage magazine collection. Since then, it's gotten out of hand (as you'll notice in upcoming posts...) and I wanted to share with you why I collect them, and maybe inspire you into collecting them too! Though, I hope not too many of you will, as… Continue reading Good Housekeeping

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Favourite Outfits September 2018

Here we are with another fashion post! Here are my favourite looks from September 2018, enjoy! Jeans: Collectif Clothing Top: Topvintage Boutique Cardigan: Banned Clothing via Topvintage Boutique Shoes: Clarks Dress: Collectif Clothing Cardigan: Voodoo Vixen via Topvintage Accessories: Zowee's Retro Boutique Shoes: Clarks Dress: Collectif Clothing Cardigan: Voodoo Vixen via Topvintage Shoes: Clarks Dress: Collectif… Continue reading Favourite Outfits September 2018