Stepping out in style

So back in 2012 I blogged about my extensive shoe collection and how amongst those 57 pairs I was fortunate enough to have three pairs of Rocket Originals. Well I no longer count my shoe collection (which has been culled several times) as once it hit the 70s it could  officially be classed as hoarding! … Continue reading Stepping out in style

I’m back and I’ve finally found my mojo!

Gosh it sure has been a long long time since I posted on my blog. I'd taken an unexpected break when life threw some tough curve balls at me. But now I'm back, standing strong and ready to face the world again. I hadn't even worn vintage or repro items for about three years😱 as … Continue reading I’m back and I’ve finally found my mojo!

Thinking about jeans? Only Freddies will do!

Anyone who knows me knows I love to dress up - it's a joy to create and co-ordinate even the simplest outfit so that it looks effortless yet has my personal style. Make no mistake - being casual takes just as much effort as formal wear - and when it comes to jeans like many … Continue reading Thinking about jeans? Only Freddies will do!

The Big Vintage Weekender

I  would never describe myself as a groupie – that always strikes me as rather “desperate and tasteless” yet I think I came perilously close when I saw Si Cranstoun kick off the Big Vintage Weekender. Si came to my attention as his songs feature at my jive class - and after watching him through … Continue reading The Big Vintage Weekender