Category: Pinup Fashion

Magnificent Monica!

It is a pretty tough thing to nail down just one on my many dresses and say it’s my favourite. But the Pinup Girl Clothing Monica Dress sure is a hot contender. It is most definitely is my favourite wiggle dress! I’ve been wanting to do a blog […]

Heart Of Haute

When Mandie Bee, the lady behind Heart of Haute, contacted me to try a couple of her dresses, I was pretty excited! I’ve already got a couple of items from them, in fact their cute Diner Dress was in my first ever Pinup Girl Clothing order. Not wanting […]

The Ella Dress!

Exactly 17 weeks ago, my favourite clothing company Pinup Girl Clothing posted this preview to a new style coming out… …with the following caption saying that it had been named after ME! Of course I completely lost it when I read this at work. Much jumping up and […]

The Rago 6207!

In my eternal quest to find the perfect piece of shapewear, I have looked at the Rago 6207 Long Leg Shaper many times. The thought of shapewear in the style of shorts frightened me… I always worried that the bottom band would cut into my thighs, creating a […]

The Victory Violet Suit by Devel Branded

One of the exciting prizes from winning Miss Pinup New Zealand was a custom made garment from Devel Branded. I requested a 1940s style suit- something I’m not able to buy vintage as whenever the jacket fits my measurements, the skirt is always too small in the hips. […]

The Audrey Dress by Bannou

When the lovely Char of Bannou contacted me about sending me a dress, I’ll be honest, I hadn’t heard of the brand before. I looked them up and was really impressed with the brands ethos. Bannou is a socially and environmentally conscious brand that has a Sustainability Pyramid for each garment […]

The Grace Dress by Vivien of Holloway

Vivien of Holloway is a proudly UK-made vintage reproduction company and been around since 2000. My first purchase from them was a few years ago, when I got the 1950s Halterneck Circle Dress in Black Polka Dot and red fluffy petticoat. I was super impressed by the quality of […]