On my mind: high-waisted retro bikini

While going through the last of my grandmother’s belongings, I found a box full with gorgeous vintage photos of her. Looking through them all, I particularly feel in love with a two photos where she is wearing a white-high-waisted-retro-bikini and balconette top – both iconic for 40s-50s swimwear fashion. I’ve expressed my love for my … Continue reading

Anything Gatsby – Day 26

Lana Del Ray “Young and Beautiful” from The Great Gatsby – picture here Day 26, Sunday: Something you read online. Leave a link and discuss, if you’d like. I’m a big sucker for dramatic – love – stories. And when awesome music is included in the picture – nothing can top that combo. Therefore, it … Continue reading

Art Deco Mania

 For some time, I have been seeing a lot of 1920’s influences in bridal wear and jewellery and after watching the 2013 Oscars –  with many of the stars wearing sleek sequenced “old Hollywood” dresses – it’s evident that the big fashion houses have looked to Art Deco for inspiration. Naomi Watt’s dress by Armani … Continue reading

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