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Vivienne Westwood style

Eye on Glamourous Style: Vivienne Westwood

Vivienne Westwood has always fascinated me and it was not just that orange hair!  It is the determination and creativity that she used to bring about a whole new fashion era with punk.     She was born Vivienne Isabel…

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My Favourite Online Vintage Boutiques

Yes probably the most popular place people go to find vintage clothing is Ebay but more often than not it can be difficult to find something among the poor quality pictures and lack of detailed descriptions. Going through rails…

audrey hepburn in rain

5 Best Vintage Style Umbrellas

As you all know the UK certainly isn’t famous for its glorious sunshine, more the unsettling weather we get and summer is no exception.  We all get that sense of denial that summer is just around the corner, but who…

Iris Apfel, fashion icon

Eye on Glamourous Style: Iris Apfel

You cannot mention glamourous style without thinking of Iris Apfel.  An interior designer and a true fashion icon.  Her style is so well regarded that The Costume Institute at the Metropolitan Museum of Art located in New York premiered…

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Vintage / Retro Hairstyles to try

I thought it would be fun to share with you my favourite videos which show you how to create that vintage / retro hairstyle.  Let’s face it we all adore some vintage glamour in our lives.  So to add…

Eye on Glamourous Style: Dita Von Teese

I have to admit that Dita would be my number one in the glamour stakes.  Don’t you think so? Dita has to be the most well-known celebrity to wear vintage clothing.  For me she has a ‘vintage’ soul. She…

5 Ways to Wear A Vintage Brooch

Versatile is one word I use to describe vintage brooches.  So here are 5 fantastic ways to wear that vintage bling brooch. On your jacket is the most traditional and popular way. It doesn’t have to stop there though,…