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Play Your Cards Right | Retro Lingerie review & Pinup Photoshoot

Play your cards right and you might gt an invite to my secret poker.  It's in a derelict caravan and the dress code is underwear.
Froger and I go sugary sweet with bubblegum pink and white, and I share my opinions on the Pip & Pantalaimon lingerie.

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It's Almost Here! | The NZ Burlesque Festival 2017

Glamour, Glitz, Nudity and Education?

The infamous New Zealand Burlesque Festival returns in just two weeks!
Experience unparalleled opportunities for rubbing shoulders with mesmerising local and international burlesque stars. Workshops, movie premieres and three nights of dazzling shows and after parties are sure to leave you dazed, delighted, and covered in glitter.

I have an amazing time at this every year. I've competed for Queen of Festival, watched my love Duke Debonair take out the title of King, made lifelong friends and learnt so much. Even if you've never seen a burlesque show, you'll have an absolute blast!

Click me for the festival schedule and get your tickets before they run out!

 

 

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Make Do & Mend | Pinup Sewing with Vintage Fabric

Make do and mend, that's what my Nana always tells me. Vintage philosophy is the best inspiration for vintage style, and I love using 1950's fabrics to make my clothes! 
This week on the blog we look at a summery fifties inspired two piece sewn from vintage fabric.

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Secret Garden | A 1950's Inspired Cocktail Suit

Power dressing is nothing new. From the Phoenician purple robes of the Romans to 80's power suits, we've been using clothes to boost our confidence and social standing for thousands of years. Which got me thinking; what does power dressing look like to a vintage loving gal?
It looks like a custom made fifties inspired cocktail suit, read on for all the pictures!

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VVDO 2016 Revisited | Jackio O Meets Flight Attendant Style

All the talk of Very Vintage Day Out 2017 has me reminiscing about the previous events. Read on to revisit my true vintage outfit of the day from last years VVDO!

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Reading in Lingerie | The Nympho and Other Maniacs

There's something so luxurious about reading in lingerie, especially with stories as titillating as these!
Join me on the stairs for a Parisian postcard inspired edition of Reading in Lingerie.

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#Malena Limited Edition A2 Print

Own a piece of Velvet History with a luxe archival print of my favourite image. With only 50 signed Froger prints ever made, this is a must have for avid collectors and fans.
(If you ask extra nicely I might even sign it too)