Category: DIY

Restoring A True Vintage Dress

I managed to find some BEAUTIFUL vintage treasures while on holiday in the USA just a few weeks ago and one of my favourite items was this stunning dress from New Orleans. When I bought it, I knew I would need to soak it as the skirt was […]

DIY Custom Colour Brow Pomade

When I decided that I wanted to go copper, one of the first things I thought about was my eyebrows! I love the look of matching eyebrows, especially with reds and coppers – it just makes sense to me! After some googling however, I found out that there’s […]

Custom Dyed Peasant Top

Before I start I want to say that I am no expert at dyeing clothing, I’ve only done it twice in my life! The first time it was out of necessity- on our first trip to the USA in 2013, I bought the Lavender Jenny Dress from the […]

Combatting Hair Product Build-Up

When I was modelling for Pinup Girl Clothing in LA back in March, hairstylist Missy used a trick on my hair that has been a real game changer for me. After brushing out and sculpting my curls, she then hairsprayed and used a blowdryer (with the diffuser on) […]

DIY Jewellery Display Board

          I never watched the TV show ‘Sex and the City’ but I do completely relate to one of main characters Carrie Bradshaws lines- “I like my money right where I can see it… hanging in my closet.” Last week I did this post on […]

Converting Earrings to Tunnels

A few years ago I started stretching my ears. I’ve always had a thing for piercing and used to have a lot more but now my ears are all that remain. I started stretching my ears because I was curious about the process, liked the look of the […]

DIY Easy Birdcage Veil Fascinator

When I was planning my recent photo shoot with Studio81, one of the looks we were going to do was a pinup bride. I decided I needed a cute little birdcage veil to match the champagne Monica dress.   To make this facinator, you only need a few […]