Lavender Hill Farm – A Fragrant Getaway

Do you love lavender? Then you’ll fall in love with this tranquil little spot called Lavender Hill situated on the…

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…

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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.

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…

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…

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…

A Shopping Date at Trashy Diva, Atlanta

The brand new Trashy Diva store in Atlanta is so beautiful. I went along on Thursday 11th May for a…

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…

Pinup & Vintage Style for the Budget Conscious – Miss Mabel May

Today, I will be sharing with you my go to budget savers for wearing pinup and vintage style, as well…

Styling Vintage Brooches with Velvet Decollete

Let’s face it, sometimes wearing vintage brooches makes you feel like your nana ( knit twin-set, sensible heels, brooch on the…

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…

The SundayGirl Company & their Retro Inspired Aprons

The SundayGirl Company makes retro inspired aprons that are pieces of art. I was approached by this lovely British company…


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