I love pastel colours, especially during the cold season! They are very flattering for pale winter skin and cause spring fever, at least in my case. Now, even the sun comes out more often which makes me want to go outside. A walk in the fresh air is perfect to
Often, the little things really make the differnce. You don't need a new dress for every occasion, most of the time it's enough to add some sparkling earrings or hairflowers to transform a "normal" outfit into a festive one. And since Christmas is just around the corner, I would like
I own a lot of beautiful retro shoes for summer, it is however hard for me to find warm boots for atumn and winter. Though, there is one pair I really love: "Rosie Lea" by Irregular Choice with a lot of super cute detail. They are even one of my
First, they were an innovation, afterwards they were rare, then almost essential, and finally they are mainly fetish objects - I'm talking about fully fashioned nylon stockings.
The History of Nylon Stockings
Relased in 1940 they immediately were a great success is the USA. When the United States entered into World War
Gloves do not only keep your hands warm, they also add that certain something to every vintage outfit. Of course I don't wear leather gloves in summer, but there are also some very light options. In this blog post I show you my ten favourite gloves, from vintage finds to
Women and shoes have a very special realationship: On the one handside we love them because shoes can add that certain something to every outfit, on the other side we hate them because they can hurt terrificly and are able to ruin us (in terms of money). Despited the fact
Hats are brilliant: In summer they protect your skin from too much rays of sunshine, in winter they will keep your hair nice, and in the evening they are the icing on the cake of your outfit. My collection includes true vintage hats and fascinators as well as beautiful reproductions
Accessories add that certain something to every outfit. I especially love cute hair accessories in all colours and variations. Therefore it's no wonder that I really like "Sophisticated Lady" who offers in her Etsy shop a huge variety of hair flowers.
Wet clothes and frizzy hair - no, I don't like rain. But a funny umbrella brightens up the rainiest day. And the "It's Raining Cats" umbrella I bought at TopVintage really is such a piece. As you can imagine (if not: my name is RetroCat ;-)), I love cats so
Glitter Paradise is one of my favorite brands when it comes to vintage inspired accessories. All pieces are handmade in France and therefore unique. I love the extraordinary designs and how they add a little pop to every outfit.