Category: Clothing

My Viva Las Vegas Shopping Haul

There’s many a great things about Viva Las Vegas Rockabilly Weekender and one of them is definitely the shopping! We’ve attended Viva 4 times now and my first two years I went NUTS. Like, fill a whole suitcase (2013) and having to post 30kg worth of stuff home […]

The Dovima Dress | Vintage Diva

Many of you will have heard of TopVintage Boutique especially if you are in the UK or Europe. They are a powerhouse in the vintage reproduction distribution and stock some of the best brands out there. With what started in Angelique’s living room 9 years ago, it has grown […]

La Rosa | The House of Foxy

As I’ve started to buy more and more true vintage, I’ve found I now really value certain qualities when looking at vintage reproduction. These qualities will be that little something that makes a vintage reproduction piece seem slightly more authentic and one of these things is the fabric and more […]

Revival Retro Love List | April

April brings the excitement of looming summer, when Spring is in full bloom. If you organise your wardrobe seasonally like I do, then it’s coming to the time to switch out your tartan, tweeds and darker tones for the floaty, floral and feminine pieces! In last months Revival […]

Isabelle Dress in Green | Zoe Vine

A few weeks ago, I featured one of the new season prints (read it here) for my favourite Zoe Vine Dress Style – The Isabelle. It was a fun but sophisticated nautical print and today I’m sharing another favourite!  The Isabelle Short Sleeve Summer Dress is such a flattering […]

Vintage in Mayfield Lavender

There’s this terrible thing about buying true vintage. It’s that it’s really, REALLY hard to say no if you find something that you love in your size because if you pass it up, you are probably never going to have that chance again. I get caught out like […]

The Dress of Dreams

Buying true vintage is all about the hunt but when you live somewhere like New Zealand and quality vintage is hard to find, the hunting sometimes needs to be carried out online. Now that I’m living in the UK, I’m thoroughly enjoying all the vintage spoils on offer […]

New Orleans True Vintage

During our trip to the USA in April/May, I was always on the lookout for vintage shops and quite often googled ahead of arriving in a city about which shops to seek out (I’ve created a list of all the best ones I’ve visited here). Vintage shopping in […]