I’ve always been a huge fan of Poorboy Boutique in Hull, ever since I visited their little two-story shop on Newland Avenue. They then moved to a bigger premises in Princes Quay Shopping Centre; it was during this time that I featured them in my Guide to Vintage Shopping in Hull.
Whilst I’d love to say that my boyfriend shares my passion for flamboyant fashions from the past, Aaron prefers more of a classic, contemporary look. His wardrobe mainly consists of denim jeans, plain t-shirts, checked flannels and the odd polo shirt or two. I don’t think we’re going to catch him in a funky pineapple… Continue reading Classic Style to Fit All with Jacamo*
If you’re new here, you may have seen a couple of the other interviews in my For the Love of Vintage series. Firstly, I interviewed The Vintage Beauty Spot on her passion for historic style and then I said a few words about what vintage means to me. Last time, Kariss from Shy, Strange Manic… Continue reading For the Love of Vintage: An Interview with Vintageholic
Although I still love the world of vintage, it’s not something I write about often on this blog anymore. I know quite a few retro bloggers out there, so thought it would be great to feature them on my blog, asking them a few simple questions about what vintage style means to them. If you’re a… Continue reading For the Love of Vintage: An Interview with The Vintage Beauty Spot
Plus size retro reproduction boutique Graciously Voluptuous popped up on Princes Avenue a few months ago. But at that point in my life I was burdened with deadlines and a very tight student budget, so didn’t tempt myself by entering. Nevertheless, now I’ve got a little bit of spare cash, as well as a lot… Continue reading Retro Reproduction and Body Positivity: Graciously Voluptuous, Hull
Gorgeous to look at and gorgeous to touch, this dress makes me feel fabulous and will be a staple in my wardrobe this winter.
What better way to celebrate the arrival of autumn than with a new coat? Thanks to my mum, I can keep warm this season in this gorgeous tan coat. It makes a change from my usual black or fur coats and I’m loving that the fur collar is easily detachable. The most surprising thing? It’s… Continue reading An Autumn Walk