30s Fashion: The impacts, styles & icons
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The Great Depression, poverty, unemployment, and political tensions on the one side, technological progress, and innovations on the other side: The 1930s were a quite turbulant decade. All these political and socio-economical incidents, of course, also had an inpact on
The story of ladies' trousers & styling tips
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Looking around in the streets nowadays, you will almost only see women wearing trousers; skirts and dresses are an exception. About 100 years ago, this was completely different. For a very long time, women weren't even
I simply love the glamorous fashion of bygone eras! Figure-hugging cuts, sparkling accessories, and elegant stockings - these are all things that make everyday-life much more beautiful for me. Of course I'm not always perfectly styled. However, I always try to bring the best out of me and the time
Since we already had snow this year and I'm so not ready for winter now, I decided to escape to the South for a few days. A wonderful idea, as the weather in Padua, one of the oldest cities in Italy, was simply amazing. Despite the clear blue sky, it
Rachel Jensen from the blog Chicago Chic is one of my biggest inspirations. She always looks so ladylike and glamorous. So it's no wonder that I was over the moon excited when I saw that she designed a dress for Voodoo Vixen. Well, actually she designed two dresses and one amazing skirt.
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
Sometimes I like to keep it simple: a perfectly fitted skirt, turtleneck and fake-fur collar and I'm ready to go. The 1930s flutter skirt by The House Of Foxy is one of my all time favourites anyway and I also wore it in this and this blog post.
Party season approaching and as always, I'm thinking about the same question: What to wear on all these Christmas parties and other festive occasions? Of course I'm not able to buy new clothes for every party and therefore decided to create looks with pieces I already have. For this 1930s
Midi skirts, flowing fabrics and amazing hats - the fashion of the 30s was beautiful and elegant. While you find a lot of 50s and 60s reproductions it is really hard to get 1930s inspired clothing in Germany. In the end I found some very pretty pieces at The House Of Foxy, a
I love fancy vintage hats. The older the better. Unfortunately it is really hard to find old hats in good condition. This is why I was very happy that I found these two great pieces at Vintage Love in Muich. The black one is from the 50s while the sparkling