Pattern reviews, Vintage reproduction fashion

Quantum Rosie

Who said this is a man's war? Hello lovelies! Last week I wrote a review about the Simplicity 8447 overalls, and today I want to show you the end result! I'm sure that everyone who has ever purchased this pattern has had Rosie the Riveter and the working women of World War II in mind… Continue reading Quantum Rosie

Pattern reviews, Sewing projects, Vintage, Vintage reproduction fashion

Pattern review: Simplicity 8447

Hello lovelies! I have just finished my first full project of 2019! I know, it has taken me a really long time to get one finished, but it has been a busy time and a project a bit more complex! A few months ago I got the Simplicity 8447 pattern in a sale. I had… Continue reading Pattern review: Simplicity 8447

Vintage, Vintage events, Vintage fashion

Spring time

A few weeks ago it looked like spring was already here, didn't it? I went out for a leisurely stroll in the park with my beau, and took the opportunity to wear the 1960s dress that I got from Lou Lou's vintage fair in Canterbury. Aah, spring. As a Spanish person living in the UK,… Continue reading Spring time

Vintage, Vintage bits and pieces, Vintage fashion

B. Mystérieux

I had a funny feeling as soon as I approached the house, as though a part of me had suddenly disappeared. As I walked in, light jazz was playing from the radio set in the next room. Entering the parlour, I noticed a still steaming teacup resting on the coffee table, and a treacherous red… Continue reading B. Mystérieux

Vintage, Vintage events, Vintage fashion

LouLou vintage fair: Maidstone and Canterbury editions

Hello! So far in this blog I have mostly written about my sewing, and how I am trying to make myself a wardrobe that I love. However, I like shopping too much, and I am well aware that I am nowhere near having a wardrobe that's exclusively me-made. Because I love shopping. In the past… Continue reading LouLou vintage fair: Maidstone and Canterbury editions