Designer Brands Makeup Review

*Originally posted on FashioNZ Admittedly I was wary about trying cheaper brands. After going through a bad stage of hormonal…

Stay Wild, Wet n’ Wild Beauty Review

This is so exciting, I have never tried Wet n’ Wild cosmetics until I started reviewing this brand for FashioNZ.…

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I’m Charlotte - a pinup lifestyle blogger. I live and work in Auckland City, New Zealand.

You’ll find everything from recipes, high tea reviews, pinup and retro fashion, old Hollywood glamour & travel related content here on my blog.

The Body Shop – Sparkly Eyeshadows

This review for The Body Shop was originally reviewed on FashioNZ When the Body Shop makeup turned up on my…

My Top 4 Red Lipstick Shades

*This blog post was originally written for The Pinup Registry Lipstick has the power to completely change your look. Swiping…

Perfecting the Pinup Poodle with Fanciforia Foxglove

Perfecting a pinup poodle with Fanciforia Foxglove, another lovely guest blogger.  Many modern pinup girls struggle with mastering the vintage up-do…

Modern Pageboy – A Vintage Hairstyle Tutorial

My go-to hairstyle these days are long and shorter versions of the classic 40’s pageboy. I just create different versions…

A Skincare Update: From Someone Who Suffers from Hormonal Acne

It’s been just over 6 months since I first wrote about my hormonal acne issues. For the past few years my…

Valentine’s Day Sugar Cookies Recipe + Win Mellow Lipsticks

[social_warfare]Valentine’s Day – also known as the ‘Feast of Saint Valentine’. The day where lovers acknowledge their sweet affections for…

Pinup 101 Frequently Asked Questions

I wanted to create a pinup FAQ’s sheet of questions I often get asked in my day-to-day life (and on social…

7 Lush Products That Have Ingredients Bakers Would Use

I love Lush products – they’re one of my favourite things to go and splurge on when I feel like treating…

Hairspray How-To’s With Moroccanoil

Post originally published at FashioNZ I was lucky enough to trial the Moroccanoil Luminous Hairspray in three different strengths; medium,…


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