I smell the bees and you get the honey without the sting.

The gorgeous weather has put a spring into all of our steps, and there can be few better ways to celebrate the season than from http://www.lindybop.co.uk (link below *).

‘Bernice’ Mint Green Floral Bee Print Swing – made from a soft cotton material and featuring a sweetheart neckline with fabric straps, decorative fabric buttons to bodice, a fully pleated wide flared skirt and 2 side seam pockets to the skirt. Concealed back zip fastening with a detachable black belt. Priced at £35.00.


* http://www.lindybop.co.uk/dresses-c1/swing-jive-dresses-c3/bernice-mint-green-floral-bee-print-swing-dress-p3459

Summer loving had me a blast. Summer loving happened so fast.

With the sun still shining I thought that I would take the opportunity to continue the summer theme in today’s vintage style fashion pick. 

From http://www.vivienofholloway.com (link below *).

Shorts Red Palm – 1940s/50s style; high-waisted with a wide waistband, winged patched pockets and cut to hit at the most authentic and flattering, part of the upper thigh. Priced at £45.00.


* http://www.vivienofholloway.com/women-c70/trousers-c14/shorts-red-palm-p1815

The taste of mint, you were a field of it. Why I couldn’t say no, to the taste of it.

Today’s vintage style fashion pick is inspired by the current warm weather. 

From http://www.vivienofholloway.com (link below *).

Twist Sun Top Mint – 1950s halterneck style made from stretch Jersey the front is doubled up for extra modesty and comfort and features a twist detail to accentuate the bust. Priced at £28.00.


* http://www.vivienofholloway.com/women-c70/tops-c12/twist-sun-top-mint-p2193

Yeah, uh huh, you know what it is. White and Navy, white and navy, white and navy, white and navy. Nice.

Preparing my daily vintage style fashion pick a day in advance I find myself at 10pm without having put “pen to paper”.

Without compromising quality, but in order to avoid still writing at midnight, I return to http://www.revival-retro.com (link below *).

1940s recreation in navy and white inspired by a 40s clothing catalogue. Featuring a contrast-colour slash neck leading to sleeves that finish just above the elbow and diagonal stripes that compliment the silhouette.  Shoulder to hem is 20 inches.  Priced at £49.00.

* https://www.revival-retro.com/collections/womens-clothing/products/40s-clothing-catalogue-recreation?variant=28733652737

Each of her veils, a secret promise. This desert flower.

Today’s vintage style fashion pick once again features http://www.revival-retro.com. Firstly (link below *).

Classic fifties fitted dress in Desert Sand; with discreet empire line under bust seams and darts, the dress helps to create a flowing and defined 1950s style silhouette of chic elegance. Priced at £220.00.

Matching cropped jacket (link below **).

Classic fifties cropped jacket that can be closed with the two cloth-covered buttons or worn open. Priced at £159.00.


* https://www.revival-retro.com/collections/womens-clothing/products/classic-fifties-fitted-dress?variant=31661893633

** https://www.revival-retro.com/collections/womens-clothing/products/classic-fifties-cropped-jacket?variant=31661895233

You must remember this. A kiss is just a kiss, a sigh is just a sigh. 

Today’s vintage style fashion pick returns to the 1940s and features from http://www.revival-retro.com (link below *).

1940s Dress| Bacall inspired by the classic style of Lauren Bacall in Casablanca. This forties inspired A line dress in ivory crepe features a deep V neck and faux wrap detail that is accentuated with floral embroidery in red, pink, green and turquoise. Priced at £199.00.


* https://www.revival-retro.com/products/1940s-dress-bacall?variant=31468568705

Little Blue, how do you do? Your smile looks like heaven.

Welcome to today’s vintage style fashion pick that features hosiery, and two pairs of stockings that I possess.

From a number of online hosiery retailers and direct from http://www.cervin-store.com (link below *).

Seduction Bicolour 15 denier 100% Nylon non-stretch seam stockings in melon/blue with royal blue seam. Authentic 3 thread Edwardian seam stockings featuring a hand sewn back seam, pointed heel with decreasing open stitches and reciprocated reinforced heel and toe. Knitted in shape to curve the leg.  Priced at €16.40 (approx. £14.00).

From http://www.whatkatiedid.com (link below **).

15 denier Seamed Stockings Blue Glamour H2036 with a translucent champagne leg, blue point heel, seam and deep retro style welt. Made from stretch nylon and elastane for ease of fit. Priced at £10.00.


* https://www.cervin-store.com/en/seam-stockings/21-seduction-bicolour-seam-stockings.html#/color-melon_bleu_couture_bleue_royal

** https://www.whatkatiedid.com/en_gb/product/1267/Seamed%20Stockings%20Blue%20H2036