Dirty, Fabulous, Mad Men

Dirty, Fabulous, Mad Men

Some things are simply written in the stars. Wiggle dresses were always going to turn mens heads, Don Draper was destined to be a (terribly dishy) cad and it was inevitable that the Dirty Fabulous sisters would create the most heavenly of vintage emporiums to bring breathtaking occasion wear from the past number of decades […]

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Love is … Mingling Ferociously

Love is … Mingling Ferociously

Love is a funny thing. When it happens that you first meet ‘The One’, you simply know that they will be all you need. You will go roofless, shoeless, sleepless and none of it will faze you because ‘they’ are with you. When my special gentleman first moved to Dublin I was brimming with such […]

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Swing It!

Swing It!

I was in awe of the incredible swing dancers at the Vintage Fair in Dublin last October and vowed to get to one of the classes pronto but between the jigs and the reels (!) time ran away with me and I never made one. However, it being January now, I’ve decided to make Swing […]

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Vintage Frolics… By The Sea

Vintage Frolics… By The Sea

I’m like a little girl at Christmas this week! The anticipation of the Vintage Fair in Dun Laoghaire tomorrow has led to the skipping of my heart beat and a rather undignified willing of clock hands to speed up. The last of these fairs that I attended was back in April where myself and my […]

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Markets for Fleas & Fillies

Markets for Fleas & Fillies

For fellow vintage and antique lovers I thought I’d pop a little post up to mention a couple of delightful happenings I’m looking forward to around Dublin this weekend. Tomorrow morning will see me visiting the glorious Airfield farm, an oasis in the ever-changing landscape that is South Dublin. Besides the wonderful piglets and Shetland […]

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Christmas Jumpers and Frilly Knickers…

Christmas Jumpers and Frilly Knickers…

Following my last post I began to get pangs for the satisfaction of achievement and so began looking into courses that might keep me out of trouble now that September is imminent. My first port of call was the institution that is Dublin’s Grafton Academy. As they’ve been training budding fashion designers for over 70 […]

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