Monthly Archives: November 2012

Beautiful Skin

I first dipped my toe into vintage beauty books with “The Handbook of Beauty” by Constance Hart. I purchased it thinking I would have a good giggle at the outdated advice, but it turns out I ended up loving it. … Continue reading

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Miss Fairchild’s Book Club

Unlike most people I know, I didn’t go to University, I went straight from High School to having babies. I found a man I adored and we both just couldn’t wait to get started so we did. While I don’t … Continue reading

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A Double-Dose of Wise Words

Some days the universe just knows what you need. While sitting in bed feeling bored, unwell & truly sorry for myself I read this post on Natalies blog. This paragraph just spoke to me “These are the simple things life, … Continue reading

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Glorify Yourself – Lesson 1A: Facial Radiance

Welcome Ladies (and Gents). This week we move onto Lesson 1A: Facial Radiance from Glorify Yourself: The Eleanore King Course on Beauty, Charm & Personality. My version of this book contains 12¬†seperate¬†booklets each with a few different lessons and is … Continue reading

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Vintage Fashion on TV

Today I was hoping to do an outfit post from goodies I had found recently in my local op shops (also known as thrift shops, charity shops or opportunity shops) but given that I am sick in bed and can … Continue reading

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