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Summer nun

This pretty gingham dress evokes many memories it seems. The security guard at my local Tesco told me it reminded him of the Catholic nuns’ dress who raised him, while I’m always attracted to anything that makes me think I could still play Maria in my childhood favourite movie, The Sound of Music. 94 more words


You're Motoring

Here’s a cool ad in my June 1919 Motor Age magazine. Note the stockings, the Mexican poncho splayed across the demure seated one’s lap, the backwards baseball cap (oh, that’s just a perspective issue), and the fact that Boko, although marketing to dealers, was reflecting women drivers nearly 100 years ago. 10 more words


Gimme Some Lovin'

Hello, I’m Astrid! I suppose an introduction is necessary, although you can find more in-depth information over on my ‘About‘ page.

I am a passionate 1960s enthusiast, founder of the… 169 more words