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Staff Picks: Sarah's Favourite Festive Frocks

November 30, 2017
Sarah is the face of our Christmas imagery this season, so she got first insight into our party dress section! Velvet is very on trend this winter, so here are her thoughts on 3 velvet shapes that will work for you.
Velvet is a key trend this season, it is an instant luxurious look and so strokeable it won't matter if you get stuck making small talk with a complete bore- you can just tune them out while thoughtfully nodding and surreptitiously stroking your shoulder. The Midnight Velvet dress is a...
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Dear Santa...

November 20, 2017
I hope Santa leaves one of these under the tree for me this year...
...I've been ever so good this year (like I am every year of course!) and would be thrilled to find some vintage style jewellery under the Christmas tree please!  VIEW ALL VINTAGE JEWELLERY HERE Let's start with the brooches.  I love a good brooch.  It can simply be the finishing...
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Lottie's Favourite Every Day Skirt

November 02, 2017
The perfect every day skirt with the best pockets!
 If you have visited the boutique in the last month and a bit, chances are you have seen me in our Handy Pocket Skirt.  I'm seriously living in this skirt!   VIEW THE HANDY POCKET SKIRT HERE Here I have paired it with the Every Day Blouse and Green Balboas....
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The Most Amazing Sequin Dress You Have Ever Seen

October 25, 2017
Sequin Gown Bombshell London
Over the next six weeks, attention will turn to celebrations and upcoming parties. Your diary will fill up and you'll wonder where the time went!So get ahead now and find yourself a terrific dress that you can't wait to wear.     The Bombshell Sequin Gown should be top of your list...
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Chic Fifties Vintage Look

October 20, 2017
chic 50s vintage look
  This chic fifties vintage look is perfect for winter. A wool skirt, knit top and cropped jacket will keep you warm whilst looking ultra stylish.     Shop this 50s clothing range in store now. These designs hark back to French Haute Couture’s golden age. In the 1950’s, Paris...
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Old Hollywood Glamour for Winter

September 19, 2017
old hollywood glamour
Now, all of you out there have a fabulous dress (or two!) but if we are going to talk about 'old hollywood glamour' then it's all about making an entrance!     So, lets talk about coats and working your vintage stye from the outside to the inside.    Just...
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Vintage Inspired Clothing for Elegant Everyday

September 01, 2017
Vintage Inspired Clothing I believe there is nothing more classy than a woman who can pull off everyday style whilst making it look effortlessly elegant.   Vintage Bow Blouse 40s High Waist Trousers Gramercy Shoes   All you need is a few key pieces for your wardrobe and let these statement garments do...
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Lotties Pick for 1940s Weekenders

August 18, 2017
THE best 1940s dress! 
Twinwood Festival is fast approaching.  Seriously.  It's next week!  And Goodwood will be here before you know it.  And of course later in the year you have Pickering and The Rhythm Riot.  Now if you're as unorgiansied as me, you still don't have a plan of what you're wearing.  But...
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Sarah's Shoe of the Month: The Royal Vintage Evelyn Retro Oxford

July 20, 2017

They're here and we're thrilled!

 *Update* You can now pre-order these for early November 2017 delivery here. I'm so pleased we're the UK stockist for Royal Vintage Shoes! I've been keenly awaiting the Evelyn shoes and I'm not disappointed. You don't need to be a 1920s or 1930s afficionado to appreciate the style of these oxford...
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Jewellery: Sarah's Styling Guide

July 03, 2017
How much sparkle is too much? Should you wear matching earrings and necklace? Essential reading for ladies who love jewellery.
We’ve all been there. You have the perfect outfit. You spent an age picking the dress, lucked out with the shoes, and have perfected your hair and makeup….The only thing you need to figure out is your jewellery.   See our current jewellery collection  Whether you are a Bakelite queen, a real...
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