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 […]

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. […]

Begin The Beguine

Hello internet. My name is Rosa and I love lipstick, underthings, the past, flowers, glamour and lashings of gin. I’ve come to share my knowledge of beauty gone by, my feelings on products and clothings, pretty objects and perhaps a dash of person style. I work as a vintage hair and makeup stylist in Ireland. […]