The Closet Project: Days 34, 35, 36 & 37

The Closet Project: Days 34, 35, 36 & 37

Yep, the deadline has well and truly passed yet here I am with lots of clothes still hanging in the wardrobe. Granted, the agreement was to give away anything still hanging there after a month but in my defense, that was a very quick month. The quickest in history apparently. And if you remember, Special […]

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Cork’s Vintage Vixens

Cork’s Vintage Vixens

In preparation for the much-anticipated Le Chat Noir Vintage Vixens Event, taking place this evening in conjunction with Cork Fashion Week, I’ve been indulging myself with images of those phenomenal ladies being celebrated in the show. Not sure they make them like this anymore… Marilyn

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Cork’s Vintage Kittens

Cork’s Vintage Kittens

Oh how I love when that familiar black cat pops up on my Facebook feed looking all French and sophisticated, divulging the much anticipated news in a highly polished manner … Cork’s Vintage Fair is back! Yes, Le Petit Chat Noir Summer Fete themed Vintage Fair is taking place THIS Sunday 10th June and By George […]

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Vintage Musings: Elsa & Gogo, Online

Vintage Musings: Elsa & Gogo, Online

Back when I first started my blog I received a lovely mail from a relatively new Vintage trader named Olivia. Based in Cork, she told me about her e-boutique called Elsa & Gogo, stocking vintage jewellery and bags along with Vintage-style accessories and gifts. ‘It was started small, but is growing steadily and we have […]

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Taking It All In…

Taking It All In…

My friend, Miss Perfect Coffee, takes a great interest in all things Vintage on my behalf and is always sure to let me know of anything fabulously old she comes across. She has often spoken to me about her Granny, Eithne Ryan’s contributions to Woman’s Way weekly in the 60s as wedding advisor, and last […]

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Prom dresses, rollers and dusty suitcases

Prom dresses, rollers and dusty suitcases

All under one roof at the Vintage Fair! I had the most wonderful of days at the fair in The Royal Marine Hotel yesterday … my word was there a buzz around the place! I’ve had to keep notes to ensure I remember everything that went on. Fabulous photos and full tales of the day […]

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