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Vintage Queen

I thrifted this dress, which will appear in a haul at a later date, at one of my local shops and thought that it looked so close to the 50’s floral dresses housewives used to wear. 123 more words

Eye Candy

Beauty / Tying a Head Scarf

We all have days when our hair is messy and greasy and just downright rebelling against us. In most cases a ponytail/topknot or hat would be a suitable solution, but what about changing things up a bit and adding a little interest to any outfit with a headscarf around your rats nest, a la 40s/50s housewife?  260 more words


Shower Time! Bridal Shower, that is.

While the wedding is the bride’s “big day”, a bridal shower, usually an afternoon of food, games, and gifts, is such a special way to get the bride and her loved ones excited as that day approaches. 589 more words

Wordless Wednesday: Fashion Forgotten

I have so many words for this Wordless Wednesday… about everything from her hat to her eyebrows to her shoulders. Enjoy.


Lady Grey

On Being A Lady

Retro Recipe Friday!

Some of you may already be aware that I am a collector of vintage cookbooks. I have a lovely collection with cookbooks dating back all the way from 1912! 191 more words