Dot Com Gift Shop Christmas Preview
Now its September, I think it’s just about acceptable to start talking about Christmas. I’ve been saving up a few posts from some of the Christmas in July events I went to this year. I’m… View Full Post View Post

A Charming New Bracelet
As you may know my jewellery collection is a pretty big one. I love accessorising all my outfits with pretty pieces and I’m always on the lookout for lovely things to wear with my clothes.… View Full Post View Post

Jess’s Bedroom Makeover – Grey, Mint and Peach Themed Children’s Room
Last week Jess was away on a school trip for a few days and I decided this was the perfect time to give a her room a bit of a makeover. I’d already discussed loads… View Full Post View Post

Salute To The 40s Returns to Chatham Dockyard This Weekend
It’s been a fab year for vintage events and I’ve been to more this year than ever before. With the festival season coming to a close, there is one more big event on my Calendar… View Full Post View Post

Twinwood Festival 2016 – Most Marvellous Outfits
A couple of weeks ago, I went to Twinwood Festival for the first time. The festival celebrates all things vintage, from music and dance to fashion, with a lot of history thrown in. I went… View Full Post View Post

August 2016 Birchbox Review
So yet again I’m a bit late to the Birchbox party! August has been a bit of a busy one for me. Not only have the kids been off school and keeping me very busy,… View Full Post View Post

A Seventies Style Maxi Dress for Autumn
September is one of those times of year when the weather can go any which way. One day can be sunny and the next wet and windy. Although I adore the summer, I love the… View Full Post View Post

Demerara Ginger Cake From a 1950s Recipe
After a bit of a break, my baking buzz is well and truly back. I’ve had a good look through all of my vintage cookbooks and have found plenty of lovely recipes to share with… View Full Post View Post

1950s Summer Party Dresses
As the beautiful warm weather continues there’s still plenty of time to wear beautiful vintage summer dresses. In this fantastic guest post Nick from Mela Mela Vintage, shares some of his 1950s favourites… Does a… View Full Post View Post