Daily Life · Review

The Vintage Craft Fair

I was asked recently if I’d like to attend an upcoming event – The Vintage Craft Fair – I jumped at the chance, as vintage and vintage-related events are, sadly, few and far between in Cumbria.  Cumbria, being Cumbria, and home to The Lake District, isn’t known for being the driest of places, so I was… Continue reading The Vintage Craft Fair

Clothes · Daily Life · Pin Up · Review

Nancy: a New Style, a New Pattern

I know I’m not alone when I say that I frequently stalk the ‘coming soon‘ and ‘new items‘ sections of the Pinup Girl Clothing website, “waitlisting” for items that I’m really super-excited about, and keeping an eye out for other things that I’m “just” excited for (it’s PUG – those really are the only options!).

Clothes · Daily Life · Pin Up

Are You Always a Pin Up, Taylor?

Staying with my last posts’ theme of questions I often get asked, I thought this week it would be interesting to to consider one of the most frequent questions I get asked – both in person and online – and that is whether I’m “always a pin up”, and the related queries of do I “always dress… Continue reading Are You Always a Pin Up, Taylor?

Clothes · Daily Life · Pin Up

Why So Much Pinup Girl Clothing, Taylor?

One of the questions I get asked a lot, is why I have a preference for buying my clothes from Pinup Girl Clothing (PUG), when there are many other reproduction brands available.  Many questions are also accompanied but suggestions, often that I’m “loaded” (I wish!), or that I’m a “brand snob” (whatever one of those is!),… Continue reading Why So Much Pinup Girl Clothing, Taylor?

Daily Life · Lingerie · Pin Up

Shapewear Series: Buying Shapewear Online (AKA the Grand Finale)

Over the course of my shapewear series, we’ve looked at the fit of your bra, corselettes and open-bottom girdles, waist cinchers and merry widows (and panty girdles), and focused on the ‘Gwendoline‘ merry widow from What Katie Did (WKD). There are a small number of people in this world, who are lucky enough to live near… Continue reading Shapewear Series: Buying Shapewear Online (AKA the Grand Finale)