Category: Non classé

Self-portrait of a Witch

Hat – 1950’s Giant Straw Hat / Jacket – 1900’s Victorian Jacket   As August generally is one of the quietest months of the year, I allowed myself to take a step back from the studio. Finally spending time with my love under the sun and in the water. This time off gave me the […]

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Bohemian Dreams

Last Saturday, my friend Michelle brought me a little paper bag, a little bag fool of wonder. When I opened it, I saw some divine Bohemian cream crepe silk and lace set from the early 1920s. The set was featuring a crochet lace bolero and wrap skirt, a silk dress, a silk apron and two […]

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The vintage bridal shop

  THE VINTAGE BRIDAL SHOP 1960’s Babydoll Dress/ 1960’s Oversized Sunglasses Victorian Wedding Dress (not for sell) / Art Deco Purse 1960’s Courrèges Purse / Mother of pearl bracelet 1960’s Bally Silver Shoes 1970’s Raw Silk Dress  1950’s White Tulle Dress and Bolero / 1920’s Gloves / 1940’s Sunglasses    1950’s Lace Dress / 1940’s […]

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Housewear

As we are now living week 3 of self-isolation I though housewear would be the perfect subject to feature on todays post. Even if I miss being independent and free of going wherever I want and do whatever I please I’m happy to be one real optimist. I keep myself busy at home, I cook […]

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My Favourite Independent Shops

Isabelle Mayer / Béton Ciré / Schoenstaub Aguaseternas / SK Design  Velvet Rebel Lingerie / Curious Pip / Leather Candy Day 2 and 3 of the Self Isolation, After posting a luxury wish list for next spring to distract me (and hopefully you too) from the fear of the unknown we have to face with […]

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Spring Wish List

  Self-isolation day 1: Hello guy, I hope that everybody and their family is safe and going through those crazy times as well as possible. I’m having a particular thought for all small businesses and independent workers, it is probably going to be hard but it will be alright! So for this first day of […]

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What a Hat!

Hat – Beret part of my own Collection (Similar) / 1960’s jacket – Here / Scarf – Part of my own Collection Hat – 1970’s Texan Western, own collection (Similar) / Scarf – own collection Hat – Own Collection / Scarf – S.K. own collection / 1940’s Jacket – Here Bisouski, Barbara

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Totem and jewellery

  I came across a lot of people who want to try vintage, but don’t know where to begin. Well, my advice is always the same, look for accessories. Bags and shoes are pieces where I’m less afraid to invest in,  as I know I’m gonna wear them a lot and for a long time. […]

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Keeping it for myself

Oh my Leo What to keep, what to let go? When you own a vintage store, you have the perfect excuse to shop…all the time, everywhere, in every size, print and shape. But the struggle is often, what to keep for yourself, what to let go (big struggle right?). Those coat, hat, bag and sunglasses […]

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Designers – Laura Ashley

Laura Ashley was born in Wales in 1925 and died in England in 1985. She is one iconic British fashion designer however she began her business making furnishing materials (home decoration, textile etc.) with her husband. She mixed romantic floral fabric with  Victorian cut and shapes. Her business started to really grown once Audrey Hepburn […]

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