A 1940s Dress and Hotter Flare Sandals #OOTD
It can be tricky to find practical shoes to go with vintage dresses. For me comfort is a huge priority. I’m a busy mum and I do a lot of walking. A lot of my… View Full Post View Post

Baking – Chocolate Squares From a 1950s Recipe
It feels like ages since I shared a recipe on the blog. I’ve still been doing a lot of baking, but mostly for other projects and articles. I thought it was high time I shared… View Full Post View Post

Happy in Horrockses – Original Vintage OOTD
As an avid collector of original vintage, there are certain brands that get my heart all aflutter. One of these would have to be Horrockses. The brand made beautiful cotton dresses in the 40s and… View Full Post View Post

Voodoo Vixen Mabel Black Floral Dress Review
I’m feeling a lot of love for Voodoo Vixen at the moment, their last couple of collections have been so fresh and fun and I like the variety on their site. They aren’t producing the… View Full Post View Post

Candy Coloured Spring Wishlist
In the winter I get stuck in a bit of a style rut. It’s just so much harder to get dressed and I often find myself reaching for my comfy jeans and not making so… View Full Post View Post

Keeping it Casual in Collectif Dungarees
As well as wearing lots of beautiful vintage dresses and skirts, I love practical clothes that I can wear to run around with the kids. I thought it would be nice to share some of… View Full Post View Post

The Essential 1940s Style Blouse
I have a wardrobe absolutely packed with lovely dresses, if in doubt I always wear a dress. However hanging unworn and neglected I also have a lot of vintage separates, mostly skirts and trousers. This… View Full Post View Post

Little Red Riding… Cape
I love fairy tales, in our modern world they are a little piece of nostalgia that links us to childhoods gone by. Whether it be a princess falling in love or just defeating the big… View Full Post View Post

Vintage Intentions for the New Year
I can’t quite believe the new year is here! Having not really done anything to celebrate the beginning of a new year, last night kind of passed me by. I haven’t really thought about any… View Full Post View Post

My Top 10 Vintage Blogs
As well as writing a lot on this blog I love reading other people’s vintage themed blogs too. This mainly involves me gawping at other people’s amazing wardrobes and homes. These are a few of… View Full Post View Post