I’m finally all moved into my flat and so have time to write again! Yay!! Last weekend was one of the big events in the vintage calendar – Festival of Vintage at York racecourse. It’s two days of live music, dance classes, fashion shows,cars, shopping and general fun and games! It was lovely to meet… Continue reading Frolicking at the Festival of Vintage
“Treat your makeup like jewelry for the face.” Francois Nars Apparently it was National Lipstick Day last Friday! This completely missed me as I was too busy rocking my giant bow and celebating my dad’s birthday (what to get a shopaholic’s father? An amazing shirt of course!) Also every day is lipstick day for me!… Continue reading Flat out fabulous!
The other month I went to Andrew Wood photography for a boudoir photoshoot. My friend had won a shoot and a picture and didn’t want to go alone so dragged me along to! Well a month has passed and the piccies have arrived! And I have to say I was surprised at how many I… Continue reading Pink is the colour of passion…
One thing that Dita Von Teese swears by is drinking lots of water. In the morning with lemon, out of a bottle during the day…. She even has made a video about it! When I started WWDD this was one of my biggest challenges. Where I work can get very busy and when running about… Continue reading WWDD – Keeping hydrated
In 2011 I split up from my boyfriend. I’d wasted most of my 20s on him and was feeling very down. So I did what any sensible woman does and implemented a makeover! So I chopped my hair shorter and dyed it bright red, bought a load of clothes in Oasis, and spent an obscene… Continue reading Following my nose!
Last weekend was a bit of a crazy one for me. I foolishly agreed to perform with a couple of other ladies from the chair burlesque class at a vintage fair. It was absolutely terrifying! The torrential rain on my way there didn’t help my mood, and neither did the zip breaking on the playsuit… Continue reading Show me how you burlesque…
“I advocate glamour. Every day. every minute.” In case you hadn’t noticed, as well as Mr. Blahnik, I love Dita von Teese! And so when given a chance to do a pinup shoot I thought why not? At least I’d get nice hair and makeup! The shoot itself was really fun, I won’t get to… Continue reading Embracing my inner pinup!