July 2011 - DisneyRollerGirl

Stella Tennant by David Downton

Gorgeous Stella Tennant portrait captured by David Downton – the eyebrows are spot on…

Vintage Festival 2011

I went to Vintage Festival yesterday and spent far too much time in the (free) Vintage Village snapping 1960s plan chests and dressing tables and not enough time in the main event. I have to say it was all excellently done. The Northern Soul music playing in the main hall set the tone beautifully while The Warehouse transported me straight back to the days of illegal warehouse raves in a haze of dry ice and nostalgia. (more…)

Obsessed…

With Wallis Simpson at the moment. Oh to play dress-up with her couture and Cartier baubles. Here’s a great wee clip of Mr and Mrs Simpson…

The man totes that get my vote

However many tote bags I have in my life there’s always room for more. Generally, on the rare occasions I’m doing polished and professional, I use my Chanel Birkin-alike Cerf tote which is a good size, structured and has lots of lovely inner pockets. (more…)