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Coral bloom with Curvy by Capriosa Swimwear ~ Discount code included

Hello from the hot and steamy down under! I know many of my followers are from the Northern Hemisphere and currently experiencing winter, but for those of us in Oz and New Zealand it's currently our summer and it's been a hot one. Like crazy hot. Like, don't even bother with foundation because it'll just… Continue reading Coral bloom with Curvy by Capriosa Swimwear ~ Discount code included

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Midnight Garden Musings with The House of Foxy and Call Me Valerie

Once upon a time, a girl in her early 20s said she wanted to dress 40s. But felt like her body was wrong to wear 1940s style. At the time, 1940s repro wasn't as accessible or as size diverse. True vintage was expensive. So she dressed the 1950s and thought that's all she could ever… Continue reading Midnight Garden Musings with The House of Foxy and Call Me Valerie

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Welcoming 2021 with Desvalido

Hello everyone and welcome to 2021! It feels like a lifetime since I last shared on this page. I must admit, running a business definitely takes a lot of your time. More than I ever actually expected and that part of me that's a bit of a workaholic....well let's say in a lot of ways… Continue reading Welcoming 2021 with Desvalido

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Feeling Fruity in Love Ur Look Clothing

So 2020 has felt like a bit of a nightmare, for all of us I'm sure. With COVID hitting the world earlier this year, lockdowns really hampered my desire for a blog comeback as I couldn't exactly go out and still take photos. But thankfully, with lockdowns easing here in Sydney Australia (we have been… Continue reading Feeling Fruity in Love Ur Look Clothing

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Seeing Scarves! In Erstwilder

Wearing the Heartfelt Hydrangea Neck Scarf Scarves. For people within the realm of 'regular' fashion or mainstream fashion, a scarf is often just an implement to wrap around your neck when your cold. Or if your scarf is large enough to use at the movies as a blanket (something I am certainly guilty of on… Continue reading Seeing Scarves! In Erstwilder

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Endangered Animals with Erstwilder

Erstwilder's newest collection has dropped and this release they're focusing on Endangered Animals. HOLD ON LOUIE ORANGUTAN NECKLACE It is a sad thing that in our modern world, so many animals are joining the endangered list for a variety of man made reasons. With this release they've aligned with Wilderness Society to donate $2 from… Continue reading Endangered Animals with Erstwilder

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Under the Sea with Hearts & Found

Ocean life is one of my favorite things and I was so excited when I saw this amazing fabric available at Hearts and Found! I talked about Hearts and found last year and you've probably been a bit over seeing me wear their amazing cotton dresses over the course of this very hot Australian summer but… Continue reading Under the Sea with Hearts & Found

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Rocking Resort Wear with Karina Dresses

Wearing the Margaret Dress in Rio Print So summer time is HELLA hot here in Sydney Australia and I pretty much live in light dresses for 3 months of the year. One of the brands I reach for a LOT is Karina dresses. These comfortable frocks are a busy and/or lazy pinups dream for their… Continue reading Rocking Resort Wear with Karina Dresses

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Marilyn Vibes with Siren Swimwear

So it recently came to my attention that I own a lot of swimwear, more than I actually expected. It really doesn't come as a surprise though because of my affinity with water. I feel most at ease in water and when I lived in a place with a pool regular swimming was a major… Continue reading Marilyn Vibes with Siren Swimwear

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Christmas in cotton with Hearts and Found

While our Northern Hemisphere pinups enjoy a white Christmas (for the most part) here down in Australia and other Southern Hemisphere babes we're enduring a Hot Christmas in the middle of summer. With such high humidity in Sydney and scorching sunny days, cotton dresses are my do to from December through to February (especially when… Continue reading Christmas in cotton with Hearts and Found