Vintage Hat Inspiration

I’ve accumulated a few vintage hats over the years, particularly those with wide brims. I really like the way a…

Jungle Fever – Merchant Footwear

When my best friend and designer Lily Kate Vallance announced she would be creating a gorgeous new jungle-themed print for…

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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.

A Small Town Pinup Girl by Miss Kitty Kat

This is a guest blog post by local New Zealand pinup Miss Kitty Kat.  Miss Kitty Kat comes from a…

Upgrading Your Blouse for Cufflinks

I was given some cufflinks by Cuff Connection. Unfortunately for me, at the time I didn’t own a blouse or…

Styling the Norma Jean Infinity Top

The Norma Jean Infinity Top by Le Bomb Shop was something I thought about for a while. It took me…

DIY – Make Your Own Sequin Ruby Slippers

A few months ago I asked Carl if he could make me some sequined ruby slippers for a photo shoot. They…

Birkenhead – Auckland Op Shopping

Birkenhead is a great suburb to start in for Auckland Op Shopping.  This suburb is where I spent a ton…

The Pumpkin Frock – My Halloween Unicorn Dress

I have always been on the lookout for deep orange clothing – this is exactly why I decided to have…

Onehunga – Auckland Op Shopping

Onehunga has to be one of my favourite places for Auckland Op Shopping. It’s such a great place to park up…

Browns Bay – Auckland Op Shopping

Browns Bay is an adorable suburb on the East Coast of Auckland’s North Shore. The main road of shops runs…

Northcote – Auckland Op Shopping

Northcote is the first suburb you reach if you’re travelling North over the Harbour Bridge. It includes culturally diverse Northcote…


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