Miss Sixties Twist around the world: Japan

Last year I decided to have some time for myself in Japan. I had wanted to visit this country since I was a little girl but money, schedules and other interests always got in the way. But when a friend decided to move there last year, I knew it would be the perfect excuse to visit the country. Continue reading to see what I got to explore while in Japan! I know I’m a bit late…but work and other blog priorities all got on the way.

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The Ultimate Pin Up Girl’s Guide To Packing For The USA

Nobody said the pin up girl life would be easy, especially when you have to pack to travel abroad. And by abroad I mean somewhere far away from where you live. To me, this means the United States of America. Since I’m travelling to California and Nevada in April and I’m already planning everything in order to fit everything in one (maybe two!) suitcases, I thought it would be good to write a blog post with some packing tips. So here they go!

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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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Vote Miss Sixties Twist for Miss Viva Las Vegas

So the news is out! I made it to the Miss Viva Las Vegas voting round. Last September I entered this pin up contest (actually it’s the most popular pinup pageant in the world) and I’ve been selected to have the chance to get to the final. But…I need your help to make it! 

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New Year Resolutions for 2018

New year, new experiences. Can’t believe we’re already in 2018. I don’t know about you, but 2017 has gone by so fast. If I had to sum it up in a few words, I’d say it was a challenging year. So to avoid making the same mistakes as I did in the past, I’ve decided to list my new year resolutions for 2018. 

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Black Friday 2017: where to buy your pin up wardrobe

It’s almost time for Black Friday, our favorite day for online shopping. And if you are one of those who have patiently waited a year to grab bargains from your favorite shops…you’ve come to the right place!

Here you will find the shops and brands that will offer discounts on Friday and, in some cases, until Monday.

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