Glamour in a cold climate: retro winter inspiration 1930’s

Oh to live in a country of eternal autumn. See I’m not fan of hot weather. I enjoy the sun and haze but alway rather a skirt and cardigan to a simple frock. Irish winters tend to drag on until march but autumn and spring are always my favourites. However as with most, I romanticise […]

Taking liberties: Mrs Pomeranze Review

I had a big themed post planned for last week but sadly work got in the way I missed my chance! Instead I thought I would do a little outfit post! I was asked to do a quick hair and makeup for the ISPCC’s vintage high tea fundrasier. It was at the very luxurious Hayfield […]

Magic Beans

I recently arranged a little one on one session with a very talented young photographer called Kate Bean. In my line of work I usually only have professional photos of me taken in the middle of a heady work session. Makeup-less, exhausted, hair in my eyes, look of concentration. I decided recently to do a […]

Flash Back OOTD: Le Chat Noir

Top and Flower Crown: Pennys, Vintage Skirt: The Loved One, Apron: Vintage The perfect ensemble for a long hot day of doing hair and makeup at Le Chat Noir Vintage fair at Castle Martyr Resort back at the beginning of August. It was such an amazing day, I just I had had time to wander […]

Collectif Penny Dress Review

So if there is one dress that’s a staple amongst the vintage/retro/curvy bloogers recently, it’s the Collectif Penny Pencil Dress. Black, skin tight, cross straps? Heaven. And amazing on a vast variety of shapes and sizes judging by it’s popularity! So recently Collectif have AN INSANE 50% off everything sale and I leapt at the […]

Daytripping

Outfit: a 60’s inspired autumn ready look. Top: Toast, Cardigan: Whitestuff, Skirt: Charity Shop, Necklace: Pennys Face: 60’s, heavy liner (mac liquid last), pink rose lips We took Zelda (I am naming her so after my idol Zelda Fitzgerald, another high drama yet irresistably charming charecter) down to the little seaside town of Ardmore today. […]