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
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
Fall is definitely my favourite season. Beside the cooler temperatures I also love the colourful leaves, and elegant fashion. Glamorous fabrics, as well as classy cuts are on top of my shopping list for autumn. In this blog post, I show you my ten must-haves for the Golden Season.
Let's continue with the outfits of the day of the days three and four from our summer vacation in Croatia. Like in part 1 of my style diary I will show my retro summer outfits with the appropriate links to the online shops.
Beside a striped top I wore one of my beloved 50s dresses
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.
I love vintage clothes as much as I love old newspapers and magazines. You can learn so many things about the life and lifestyle from a long gone past while paging through them. The idea of making some beautiful accessories out of old magazines, like Sara's Paper does, is just great.
Adding a little bit of color can be so much fun on grey and gloomy days. This blue dress by Mademoiselle Tambour is also perfect for a long party night and the 60s cut is very flattering.