Style

I love fashion and see my style as an expressive extension of myself. This is my take on modern vintage, retro and pinup style.

Vintage Candy Stripes at Chelsea Sugar Factory

I’ve driven past Chelsea Sugar Factory thousands of times. It’s the famous salmon pink building that sits ocean side on the North Shore here in…

MadeinEighty Viva Las Vegas Vintage Photo shoot

I got the last photo shoot session with Lars Kommezispadt from MadeinEighty. His photos are dark, moody, use little to no lighting except what’s natural…

Hi There

I’m Charlotte - a pinup styled blogger/vlogger and travel marketer. I live and work in Auckland City, New Zealand.

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

Grab a cup of tea and stay a while! <3

50’s Bowling Shirt Review – Rebel Rock Clothing

I love a 50’s style bowling shirt and so does my partner Carl. So, when the owner of Rebel Rock Clothing got in touch about…

Lady Vintage Review – Domestic Goddess Dress

I was recently given the new Lady Vintage Domestic Goddess Hepburn dress from Two Lippy Ladies and I couldn’t wait to see how many ways I…

Miss Rockabilly Ruby + Silver and Soul

I did a photo shoot with Silver and Soul and Miss Rockabilly Ruby in May and I couldn’t be happier with the results.  Firstly, I…

Drag Talk with Auckland Queen Miss Rhea Ranged

I’ve been fascinated by the drag world for as long as I can remember.    I love that we can create our own glamour, and…

Veronica Lodge Love + Style Inspiration

Veronica Lodge – that jet black hair, red lips, killer style and sassy attitude. She nails it every time.  She’s one of the raven haired…

Looking Powder Fresh After A Lunchtime Workout

There is nothing worse than heading back to work after a lunchtime workout and looking like a sweaty, flushed beetroot face.  Getting work-ready after a…

Tips for Buying Vintage Clothing

It’s important to know what to look for when buying vintage clothing. This post was originally written for FashioNZ (a website full of awesome fashion filled info which…

The Dollface Dress Review – Vixen by Micheline Pitt

When I first caught a glimpse of the Dollface dress by Vixen, it was the easiest decision I’ve ever made to put in my Etsy order.…

Kick Ass Red Lipstick Shades – My Top 4

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