faking the forties

Following on from my last post, with regards to my absolute hair-setting failure, I decided to attempt the ol’ victory rolls. ‘This’, I thought, ‘must…

hotch-potch

Like the title of this post suggests, it’s going to be a bit of a mixed bag – some photos from the Shalford Handmade and…

inter-war

“This was a time of substitute materials, of shoes with hinged wooden soles or cork wedges, but also of hats whipped up from nothing, from…

penny dreadful vintage

Whether you wear vintage clothes daily, and attend lifestyle events, or whether you just like to snag a great vintage charity shop find, Penny Dreadful…

holiday

No, I’m not going anywhere (chance would be a fine thing!) – the husband and I both recently took a week off work and spent…

keeping busy

I’ve been lucky enough to have spent some time recently illustrating for the amazing Amelia’s Magazine – if you’re not familiar with this amazing resource…