Wiggle just a little bit. 

Welcome to today’s vintage fashion pick.

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

Late 1950s Wiggle Dress in pink linen; by the Hollywood designer Peggy Hunt, and featuring an appliqué ribbon effect in pale green. The fitted bodice with princess seam construction has a narrow piping transition to the straight pencil skirt. The pale green ribbon illusion functions as a layering detail at the hem. The dress has a zipper down the back. Bust 38″ Waist 29″ Hips 38″ Bodice length 16.5″ Skirt length 24″. Priced at US$149.00 (approximately £116.00)

* http://www.ballyhoovintage.com/product/58172.html


With the sun’s love in the summer become the rose.

Over recent days we are fortunate to have generally experienced thoroughly pleasant weather although the evenings still have a little chill.

For today’s vintage style fashion pick; from http://www.tigermilly.com, I therefore feature (link below *).

Collectif Jo 50s Style White Floral Rose Cardigan; sold & dispatched by Cherry Red Vintage, featuring long sleeves, a crew neck, hip-length body and symmetrical vintage style rose embroidery. Fastens with 9 white buttons along the front. Priced at £36.50.


* https://www.tigermilly.com/p_9485_collectif-jo-50s-style-white-floral-rose-cardigan

In the pastel shades of sunlight I have wandered.

Welcome to today’s fashion pick and a 1950s vintage dress from http://www.melamela.co.uk (link below). 

1950s Vintage Dress Pink and Blue Pastel Strapless with Jacket (30″ Bust 24″ Waist Length Neck to Hem 36″) made from a soft cotton fabric with a pink and blue pastel floral pattern. The strapless sundress has a boned bodice and fastens at the back with a metal zipper. It is fitted at the bust and waist and flared over the hips. The bolero style jacket has short sleeves and ties at the waist. Priced at £125.00.


* http://www.melamela.co.uk/1950s-vintage-dress-pink-blue-pastel-strapless-jacket.html#.WTHY2IXTWEc

You turn my blues to teal.

Still being on a short break I am again late to the table with my daily vintage style fashion pick and apologise for my self-exposed tardiness. 

From ladyvlondon.com (link below *).

Pleated Full Circle Swing Skirt – Teal Rose Collage featuring a full circle 1950s style skirt, an elasticated waist band and pockets. There is both a small zip fastening and a button fastening at the back. Available in Sizes 8-22, these skirts are 1950s length, from 25 inches and are designed to sit just below the knee. Priced at £25.00.


* http://ladyvlondon.com/Full-Circle-Swing-Skirt-Teal-Rose-Collage/?gclid=CLWspPvNndQCFcG7GwodUvUNyg#.WTCKlIXTWEd

It’s the summer of love.

Today’s vintage style fashion pick continues the summer theme.

From http://www.bettylicious.co.uk (link below *).

Retro Vintage 1950s Bikini Top Red designed by Esther Williams featuring soft shaper cups and bow-tie halterneck. Priced at £36.50. 

The top pairs with (link below **)…

1950s Style High Waist Retro Vintage Bikini Bottoms Red featuring tummy control; priced at £36.50, to complete the look. 


* https://www.bettylicious.co.uk/retro-vintage-1950-s-halterneck-bikini-top-red.html

** https://www.bettylicious.co.uk/1950s-style-high-waist-retro-vintage-bikini-bottoms-red.html

Lipstick on your playsuit told a tale on you. 

Today has been a quite typical late Spring, coming into early summer, day with it being rather overcast until the evening when it is now truly magnificent. 

So in today’s vintage style fashion pick I’m still thinking of summer and, from http://www.bettylicious.co.uk, (link below *)…

New Romantics 1950s Retro Playsuit; featuring a beige with vintage style “Girls best friend” print and red halterneck detail that tie crosses at the back. Priced at £32.95.

* https://www.bettylicious.co.uk/beachwear/new-romantics-playsuit.html

Invite a panda to your next afternoon tea…but be sure to include a selection of bamboo!

Welcome to today’s vintage style fashion pick in which I feature a tea dress.

Some of my lovely readers may ask about repetition of featuring tea dresses but, to be honest, they are always well received and so…without hesitation, I give you.

From ladyvlondon.com (link below *).

Tea Dress – Panda – available on Pre-Order for arrival week beginning 5th June featuring a 1950s style flared skirt, fitted bodice and pockets, and an attached self-tie at the waist which ties in a bow at the back. The Tea Dress comes in Sizes 8-22 and has a high neck at the front and a V neck at the back with a zip fastening. Priced at £50.00.

* https://ladyvlondon.com/Tea-Dress-Panda/#.WSs2yLvTWEc