This week I'm very excited to be interviewing the fabulous Miss Amy May, whose blog I have been a huge fan of for a long time! She is a pinup, a blogger and a true crusader for body positivity - what an awesome combination! She's also an incredibly sweet and kind woman and it was … Continue reading Interview with Miss Amy May!
Today I have another lovely sewing book courtesy of archive.org for you all! Don't you just love this beautiful cover? It's wonderful!! If you'd like to check it out, just click here and you can read it online or download your own copy! 🙂 I hope you enjoy this awesome sewing book!
Happy New Year everyone!! I have a really great interview to kick off 2018 and I'm very excited about it!! For my first interview of the year I'm speaking with the awesome Kate of Phonograph Fashions! Kate is one super cool and incredibly creative woman who makes beautiful vintage inspired clothing and her creativity doesn't … Continue reading Interview With Kate of Phonograph Fashions
Yay! We have a winner for the Holiday Giveaway!! First I wanted to say thank you so much to everyone who entered the giveaway, it was so wonderful reading all of your comments! Reading about your holiday traditions and memories and getting to know you all a little became a really happy, positive part of … Continue reading Announcing The Winner of The Holiday Giveaway!
Be still my heart! TheFrockDotCom on Etsy is selling an actual dress by Germaine Émilie Krebs, otherwise known as Madame Grès! Just have a look at the beauty of this draped and pleated wonder! I love the gorgeous red and all of those fabulous pleats! This dress would certainly turn any woman into a Grecian … Continue reading Behold! The Beauty of a Dress by Madame Gres!
Blame Betty, the Calgary based retailer of pinup and vintage style clothing is closing their doors (both online and off) after almost thirteen years in business. It's very sad indeed and definitely leaves a hole in the Canadian vintage scene. (Image source: Blame Betty) Luckily there are still a few lovely sources for vintage reproduction … Continue reading A Sad Farewell to Blame Betty
This week I'm interviewing a truly amazing mother and daughter team who I have so much respect and admiration for! The lovely Kathy and Justine of Wilma's Past! I'm so happy that they agreed to be interviewed, especially during the busy holiday season! Thank you so much, ladies! I hope you will all enjoy this … Continue reading Interview with Kathy and Justine of Wilma’s Past!
I absolutely love ballet. I find watching it to be a completely transcendent experience and even now, it makes my heart ache the same way it did when I was a child and wanted so desperately to take ballet lessons but wasn't able to. I inherited my love of the ballet from my mother, who … Continue reading The Nutcracker, featuring Mikhail Baryshnikov and Gelsey Kirkland
This year has been amazing, in both good and bad ways. There have been so many highs and lows, both personally and on a much more global scale, that it has been hard to take it all in, especially since there were so many times when the negative aspects of this year felt like they … Continue reading Looking back on 2017, and a Holiday Giveaway ❤
Today's interview is with Sarah, the awesome creater behind Ohhh Lulu Lingerie and the wonderful Ohhh Lulu lingerie sewing patterns! She's super talented and I love that she not only makes and sells such gorgeous vintage-modern lingerie, but produces sewing patterns of her lingerie, so we can all make them too! Also, her Youtube lingerie … Continue reading Interview with Sarah from Ohhh Lulu!