Tag Archives: Vintage

Bridal Shapewear for Every Silhouette

Bridal Shapewear for every wedding dress

Note: This guide is a must for any bride-to-be! (Share with your bridesmaids too!) Brides may think all eyes are on the gorgeous train of their wedding dress as they float down the aisle. In fact, what guests are really

Winter Intimates

Thermal Winter Wear

There’s something about cozying up in the warmest winter undies that just brings out the kid in me.  Of course, it’s hard to forget that the old school style of winter undergarments were usually bulky, box-weave undershirts and long johns

Gift Trend: Boudoir Photos

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Thinking of something special and original to do for your significant other for the holidays, Valentine’s Day or a special occasion? Consider boudoir photos, a personalized, one-of-a-kind gift that’s sure to delight and thrill. A photography trend that started in the

Trending Now – 20s Style

One of our favorite fashion eras, the 1920s, is all the rage for spring 2012, and with current movies like The Artist and The Great Gatsby coming out later in the year, this trend is sure to stick around. Though

How to: Create A Pin-Up Girl Look

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A style with staying power, the Pin-Up look had a huge revival in the 1990s and 2000s and continues to influence the fashion of today and tomorrow. The concept of the pin-up girl goes all the way back to the 1890s and

Parisian Fashion in the 1940s

Parisian Fashion in the 1940s

Despite my love for both fashion and history, it was not until recently that I discovered that during the Second World War, the Nazis tried to co-opt the Parisian fashion industry and bring all their entire operations to Berlin. Seems

Versace and H&M: Together At Last

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It’s no surprise that retailers are pairing with high profile designers to create lines of clothing that are more affordable to the everyday woman. We have seen collaborations like Missoni and Target and Jimmy Choo and H&M, which as been

How To Wear Polka Dots

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The key to wearing polka dots is subtlety.  Because let’s face it, none of us have actually wanted to look like Minnie Mouse since the second grade – and even at 7 years old, the red polka-dot-print dress was pushing

Triumph – New Fall Styles

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I frequently recommend Triumph bras in my blogs because of their gorgeous designs and renowned fit, and they also keep us entertained with all those novelty-bra ideas too! (See my blog “Welcome to Bra-La-Land” for some of the most amusing

“I Could NEVER Get Away With That!” – How to wear hard-to-wear trends

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Have you ever laid eyes on a trend that you thought was the coolest idea ever, but then thought, “Oh, I could never get away with that!” If so, you’re wrong! You can get away with any outfit as long