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Glitzy Accessories| GLITZ-O-MATIC

I don’t know about you, but I think any outfit is only complete with matching jewellery, preferably a bit of glitz. I’m always on the lookout for vintage-style accessories. Glitz-O-Matic is a Belgian retro accessory brand, founded in 2011 by owner Sarah. Her small business started off as Cherry Pin-Up Accessories, but after outgrowing this… Continue reading Glitzy Accessories| GLITZ-O-MATIC

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Light Hearted | GLITZ-O-MATIC

This Valentine’s day, I’ve partnered up with Glitz-O-Matic, a small Belgian accessory brand,  featuring their 1950s-style hearts jewellery set. Perfect for today, but just as show-stopping on any other day of the year. Let’s start with a little history. After WWII, plastics like celluloid, catalin, bakelite and lucite were widely used in jewellery. In the… Continue reading Light Hearted | GLITZ-O-MATIC

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I don’t know about where you live, but the weather in Belgium has been very sunny lately. Perfect to start thinking about Spring and try on some items of the new SS19 collection. I teamed up with Miss Red Lips retro boutique to give you an overview of some gorgeous pieces for your Spring wardrobe.… Continue reading SS19 Shopping List | MISS RED LIPS RETRO BOUTIQUE

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Candy Canes & Festive Jumpers – Miss Fortune

It’s December already, the countdown to Christmas has officially begun. I love the coziness of the Winter holidays. I always hope for a white Christmas, enjoying the beautiful icy scenery from the warmth of inside. However, it’s hard to find just one outfit able to defy the freezing temperatures outside, while not melting in the… Continue reading Candy Canes & Festive Jumpers – Miss Fortune

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The Wedding Series: Bridal Hair Accessories

It’s been a while since the last wedding-related post, but in the midst of Fall – when I should be posting Halloween stuff – here I am again with the next chapter in the Wedding Series: bridal hair accessories. If you missed the previous posts in this series; you can click the link for repro… Continue reading The Wedding Series: Bridal Hair Accessories

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Forget Me Not – Teacup Girl

If you’ve been following this space, you might know I like to bring new brands to the blog. Today I want to introduce you to the whimsical brooches of Teacup Girl. Teacup Girl is a newly launched Australian small family business, based in Thailand. Sounds interesting, right? From early age on, Australian designer and boss-lady… Continue reading Forget Me Not – Teacup Girl

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Pink Florals – Eternal Summer with Dariel Dearlove

I love to bring new brands to the blog and today I want to introduce you to Dariel Dearlove. Dariel Dearlove is the alter ego and soon-to-launch brand of Hanna, a lovely New Zealand pinup. Hanna is a true vintage girl inside and out. She has several pageant titles on her name and even ended… Continue reading Pink Florals – Eternal Summer with Dariel Dearlove

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Turbanista – Sarah’s Doo-Wop Dos

My personal preference for vintage hairstyles always went to the iconic curl sets and pageboys or an elegant updo, like the Gibson roll. Until recently, my hair accessories would consist of hair flowers and hair scarfs. However, women’s hairstyling and creativity from past eras went past pincurls and updos.  Turbans in all shapes and forms… Continue reading Turbanista – Sarah’s Doo-Wop Dos

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Graciously glam – Grace Glams

The days are slowly getting longer again and the sun peaks through every now and then. Spring is around the corner! In my vocabulary this means: time to take out those bright colours! Talk about colours,  fun prints and textures and you just described a blossoming brand, I just recently discovered and would like to… Continue reading Graciously glam – Grace Glams