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Flapper Girl - get the look!

Over the last week, I’ve been focusing on the iconic flapper girl style. Before I continue to explore the 1920’s wardrobe in detail, here’s the key items to achieve a flapper look – perfect for that Gatsby inspired theme party! 16 more words


Spectacular Roaring Twenties-inspired figure skating costumes

The colours, the sequins, the fabrics, the cuts — there truly is no other sport as fashionable and glamorous as figure skating. I wanted to make a list of my favourite costumes in figure skating history, but that would’ve been a ridiculously long post (that may have to wait for another day). 523 more words


Halloween 2014

For Halloween this year, there were no homemade costumes for the kids, though darling daughter made outfits for the animals. Darling Daughter got to dress up for dance class, and she took full advantage of that. 117 more words

DIY Flapper/ Gatsby Girl Halloween Costume

Truth be told, I don’t get a lot of chances to flex my creative makeup skills. So chances are, when I come across a costume that relies heavily on makeup, I have or will dress up as it. 294 more words


Great Gatsby Event

Back in September, my friend Sasha invited me to be her “plus 1″ at the Harvard Business School (HBS) Great Gatsby party.  It’s an annual event that kicks-off the school season for both first and second year HBS students.   207 more words