Halloween is over and all the Christmas occasions are just around the corner. As I told you in this blog post last year, I always try to plan my outfits for festive season in advance. If I don't do that, I always panic because I normally can't find a proper outfit, and
The gloomier the weather, the more colourful my clothes. If it's rainy and wet outside, I want at least my outfit to be cheerful. A wonderful companion for those dusky days is the retro dress "Enya" by BlackButterly. The classy cut with a fitted top and flared circle skirt flatters
Days are getting shorter, the nights longer, and now pumpkins are not only in my soup, but also on my dresses - Halloween is just around the corner! It's finally time for cozy evenings on the couch, spooky movies and yummy teas. Do still need a proper dress for Halloween? In
Hats, stockings, gloves, and long sleeves - autumn definitely arrived. Unfortunately the actual Golden Season isn't always as pretty as it should be. Not uncommonly it's grey and gloomy outside. In this case, light colours are always great to raise my spirits.
Perfect for gloomy Days: The Retro Dress "Grace" with
As you maybe already know, I'm a big fan of little black dresses. They are perfect for nearly every occasion and look always classy and elegant. Since I already own a lot of black garments it is time to expand my wardrobe by a black dress with gorgeous colourful details.
Mad Men isn't my absolute favourite series, nevertheless I really enjoy watching it every now and then, mainly because of the wonderful retro fashion. Janie Bryant, the costume designer of Mad Men, did a great job and created absolutely authentic looks. Every film character is always perfectly styled from head
Although one of my New Year's resolutions is to buy more true vintage clothes and less "new" stuff, I couldn't resist buying the Trixie Doll Dress from Collectif Clothing. It is just too beautiful and I really love swing dresses (and I have only one other dress in green :-)).
A beautiful vintage inspired day dress has been on top of my shopping list for a very long time. Now I found the perfect one designed by Idda van Munster for Miss Candyfloss. I love the cute details like the pointed shawl collar or the row of buttons.
There are a lot of beautiful reproductions available but it's such a great feeling to wear a true vintage dress. I love to imagine who has worn the dress before and what this person experienced while wearing her. Not long ago I bought this gorgeous navy blue 50s dress with
Although I'm neither blond nor do I have her fabulous curves, I really like Marilyn Monroe's style. This dress from Vintage Chic is inspired by one of the dresses she wore at a photo shooting (see the picture here).