Mid-Year Update: Favourite Books

We’re almost halfway through the year already. Which, honestly, doesn’t feel like it to me! Summer is my favourite season so it feels like it’s still winter to me! I’ve already reached my reading goal of the year (more than 50 books and counting!) so I felt like it was time to have a look […]

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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 […]

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Review: Addicted to Americana by Charles Phoenix

If there’s anything you need to know about me, I love kitchy 50s stuff. This book seemed right up my alley! Let’s have a look: Title: Addicted to Americana Author: Charles Phoenix Pages: 176 Published:  October 10th 2017 by Prospect Park Books ISBN: 9781945551192 Raised on a used-car lot, Charles Phoenix was destined to become […]

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Popular Books I Won’t Be Reading

There are so many books out there in the wild, and some people take their love for books a little bit too far. Ok, granted, books are my life, but you aren’t a horrible person for not reading a certain book just because it’s so popular. If you are looking for a reason to drink […]

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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 […]

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Review: Frontier Grit by Marianne Monson

I’m secretly obsessed with 19th century American history. Well, it isn’t so secret anymore if you read my blog regularly! I came across this history book about kick ass ladies while browsing on Bookdepository. Discover the stories of twelve women who “heard the call” to settle the west and who came from all points of […]

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Reading Wrap-Up: April 2019

Let’s talk about books! Let’s be real, that’s one of the few things I’m really good at, haha! Because of Saar’s illness, I didn’t really read this month. I much rather wanted to take care of her than to read, and after her passing I didn’t feel like it even more!But, I did read some […]

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April 2019 Book Haul

Let’s start this party month with some books! I love books, I can’t have enough of them! Let’s take a look at all the books I added to my collection over the month of April! Murder Underground by Mavis Doriel Hay Continental Crimes edited by Martin Edwards I absolutely adored Mavis Doriel Hay’s other book, […]

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New releases I’m excited for!

I wrote a similar post a few months ago, but honestly, thanks to Goodreads and especially fellow blogger and goodreads user Chaima  I realised there are so many more books I’m excited for! All links for the pre-order are affiliate links, but feel free to use your own way to pre-order them! 🙂 the Descendant […]

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Reading Wrap-Up: March 2019

February hasn’t been a good reading month for me, but March definitely made up for it! I’m honestly surprised by it, as I got really ill this month plus I worked 6 days a week! Let’s get started, as per usual I will skip the picture books, but you can find them on Goodreads if […]

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