Makeup With History [Besame Cosmetics – Dolly and Dotty]

Besame Cosmetics has been a favourite of mine since I got into vintage. I came across their vintage inspired makeup some years ago and in 2015 I got the chance to visit their store in Burbank, California. It’s impossible to not fall in love with their stuff. Today I’m glad to show you (and review) some of my top picks from Besame Cosmetics.

Are you ready to go back in time? Here I’m wearing the Eleanor Velvet Halterneck Evening Dress from Dolly and Dotty.

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Back to Hogwarts

Fancy a trip to Hogwarts School of Witchraft and Wizardry? Come with me! If you’ve followed me for a while you might have already discovered my obsession with the Harry Potter series. J.K. Rowling’s books helped me discover a world I never imagined could exist in my mind, and they also helped me discover the noble art of reading. It may sound odd but, if it weren’t for Harry Potter and his friends, I wouldn’t be the woman I am today.
So relax, have your wand ready and come with me on this enchanting journey.

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Why accessories matter in pin up fashion [Faraway Berlin]

Just like the great Yves Saint Laurent once said, “Accessories are what pull the whole look together and make it unique”. It’s impossible to disagree with his words. And today I’m glad to show you the incredible designs of Faraway Berlin, an accessories brand based in Germany.

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In my boudoir [Glitter and the moon]

If you follow me on my Facebook page I’m sure you’ve recently read about my intention to try to get involved in more “risqué” photoshoots. By that I mean boudoir and lingerie photoshoots as a way to express myself. And today I’m showing you the satin robe of my dreams by Glitter and the moon. I’m sad to write that this business is no longer open 😦

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A Tiki summer with She’s Dynamite

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Hello there! Long time no post, I know! Sometimes life can get very busy and you don’t get much time to blog. But this summer is going to be a wild one, I promise!

If you’ve been following me for a while pretty sure you’re aware of my obsession with anything tiki/tropical. And when I discovered She’s Dynamite and their designs, I knew it was time to buy a tiki sarong dress!

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