My vintage magazine collection

I love vintage magazines, not only do they show a real glimpse into the past, it’s also history you can actually touch. I love to read them, I love to look at the photos and pictures, and use them as inspiration for my life and clothing! I only started collecting late 2018, but it’s already […]

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Favourite Outfits of November 2018

Here we are again with some outfits! November/ December is the busiest time for me of the year, as I work in retail, so not a lot of time to dress up! I only ever wear jeans and a sweater, because that’s just the most practical haha. Here we go! Dress: Collectif Clothing  Dress and […]

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Vintage & Chronic Illness

Instagram has been full of unpopular opinions of vintage fashion, lately. And I noticed a few things: people are tired of the “rules”. Which is funny to me, fashion has no rules. Like, ever. There were certain types of fashion during certain eras, but that doesn’t mean you have to follow those. As I’m chronically […]

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Review: Bésame Cosmetics Lipstick in Victory Red

Now, I didn’t write the most positive review when I first tried Bésame Cosmetics lipsticks… But, looking back on it, I think it’s because I just had SUCH high expectations. Unrealistic ones even. So I bought another lipstick, with my expectations lowered, to see if I’m still not too thrilled about it.  How did this […]

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Review: Vintage Secrets Hollywood Diet and Fitness by Laura Slater

As you probably noticed, I love history, I love Hollywood’s Golden Era, I like reading and I like learning something new. I read Laura Slater’s other book, Vintage Secrets Hollywood  Beauty, and was so excited about that one, I got the next one in the series too! Raw food? That’s so last century! Pilates? They’ve […]

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Review: 1940’s Hairstyles by Daniela Turudich

I can’t start writing again, without starting to review a vintage-styled book! I’m mostly a 50s kind of gal, but lately I’ve been enjoying the 1940s style more, so I wanted to read a book about hairstyles, as the 1940s have some beautiful hairstyles for the working girl, and as I am a new working […]

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Review: Vintage Secrets Hollywood Beauty by Laura Slater

I’ve read so many vintage beauty books that I’m surprised that I haven’t read them all yet! This is the newest one to my collection, and I was a bit weary reading it. I’m not sure why, but I was! Did my gut feeling prove me right? A stylish and informative guide to beauty from […]

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