Tag Archive | vintage

Quote of the Day

“The beauty of a woman is not in the clothes she wears, the figure that she carries, or the way she combs her hair. The beauty of a woman is seen in her eyes, because that is the doorway to her heart, the place where love resides. True beauty in a woman is reflected in […]

Fashionista Of The Day: Grace Kelly

It’s been more than 30 years since Princess Grace of Monaco died, but her chic, elegant, flawless style is timeless, with women the world over still attempting to emulate some of that wholesome glamour. Grace was wealthy even before she went on to be a model, a movie star and then a princess as her […]

Get The Look: Dita Von Teese

  I’m a big lover of all things vintage, and how can you be a fan of a retro look without being a fan of the fabulously classic Dita Von Teese? The queen of burlesque also has a modelling career, acting credits, a beauty book and an underwear line under her suspender belt, and she […]

This Week I’m Loving…

The celebrity looks I’ve been drooling over this week… Kelly Osbourne I can’t help it. I love it. I tried to hate it. Kelly Osbourne wore a bright colour blocking outfit at NYFW teamed with nude peep-toes, a houndstooth clutch and a tall top knot do. Love! I can’t admit to being a massive Kelly […]

Things I Learned From The Women’s Institute

  Aah, the WI. Those two little letters conjure up images of little old ladies knitting, making scones, drinking tea and flower arranging (I’m sure they do a lot more than that, and I apologise for my shameful stereotyping). But the WI has long been a great resource for handy little tips that have definitely […]

Fashionista Of The Day: Marina Diamandis

Vintage, Cheerleader, Cartoon. That is how Marina Diamandis (better known by her stage name, Marina and the Diamonds) describes her style in three words. Her look has aspects of vintage Americana with a twist of Old Hollywood, just more quirky and fun. She does dark and brooding as well as she does wacky and offbeat. When […]

Fashionista Of The Day: Dita Von Teese

  OK, some of you might see a pattern emerging here. I love love love vintage. Has anyone seen inside Dita’s house? I nearly died of jealousy. That is dedication to vintage, transporting your entire life back to the 40s and just living in a totally fabulous time warp every day. Dita is obsessed, as […]