A Pencil Skirt for Spring Time

This pencil skirt is absolutely wonderful for the spring time

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Evening at the Boardwalk

A few nights ago I put on my new favourite blouse and went to a dueling piano bar. The Blouse is a deep green I found at Nordstrom Rack. I paired it with one of my favourite skirts; a pleated cream skirt with damask textured pattern to it. The blouse has beautiful pleating along the […]

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Dapper Day: Spring Soirée 2019

What a Grand Time it was! This year, I did something I had never done before: I made the Dapper Day Dresses. Would I do it again? Yes but I will be purchasing a form, and using different finishing techniques. I also want to learn about altering dresses, as this is wear I struggled. Something […]

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Mixing Texture and Colours

I understand I am perhaps part of the minority that enjoys thrift shopping and holds an “It’s all about the thrill of the hunt” can do attitude. I also understand not everyone has that same mind set as this can make thrift shopping more daunting. This outfit I was able to find in the same […]

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Vintage Arts

I walked in for chalk paint, walked out in love with my new accessories

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Timeless is Elegance

Timeless never goes out of fashion. Keeping a few timeless pieces can mean always having a polished outfit on hand. When you look your best, you feel your best, and when you feel your best, you are the best and nothing will stop you! Going timeless doesn’t have to be expensive, just simple.  25 Timeless […]

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Vintage Fashion Tips For the Beginner

Everything you start has a starting point, and yes the featured image is one of my first vintage inspired outfits. If you’re starting to dress in a more vintage style everyday or just once for a snazzy party, it can be daunting at first. The style is very different to modern fashion. Difficulties include finding […]

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Pin Stripes

Pin stripes are one of my favourite patterns. To me they are sophisticated, clean and flattering. When wearing pin stripes, I wear them vertically, giving the illusion I look taller. Of course there are exceptions to every rule. This dress is mostly vertical stripes, but it has horizontal striped pockets to add dimension. I have […]

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Not Just Playing Dress Up

I’ve often wondered, “How did I start this whole vintage journey?” Part of it I believe started with playing dress up as a child. Sometimes I’ll look into the mirror after putting together an outfit and think back to my childhood and one outfit in particular I put together back then.  As a child, my […]

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Dapper Day Fall 2018 Adventure

It’s my favourite time of year! Well…. one of them. Thousands of people gather round and celebrate fashion and refined style throughout the decades. If you haven’t been to Dapper Day and you love fashion and dressing up you should 100% check it out! If you don’t like dressing up, you should still check it […]

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