The Fall and Winter Wardrobe Guide for Pinup, Retro and Vintage Mavens

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rsatt328_navyCollectif Glenda Swing Trousers $90.00Pinup Couture Doris Top $52.00 Emmy Design Knit Turban $30.00

RE_corset-mf_350_350Hell Bunny Adjustable Petticoat available at Modcloth $60.00  Recollections Sonya Dress $190 Emmy Design Faux Fur Stole $79.00

One question that always comes up in pinup and vintage fourms is “How to I keep my Pinup Style in winter?” While there is not definitive answer I’ve put together a guide based on my own winter routine.  Staring of course with the undergarments and topping it off with accessories.

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Collection Spotlight: Dollhouse Bettie’s French Quarter


While i love high end designers I simply can’t reconcile paying designer lingerie prices so I am always on the look out for luxe lingerie that I can actually afford.  That’s where collections like this decadent, yet surprisingly affordable French Quarter Collection from Dollhouse Bettie come in.   Click after the break for more images and styles.

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Lingerie Lust List

So most of my blogging has been about outerwear lately. Mainly due to the fact it’s what I need most, and what I’ve been buying, despite the fact my usual lust is for lingerie.

After a Bit of discussion over at The Lingerie Lesbians blog my flame has been lit anew. Due to this I’ve put together a list of beautiful lingerie pieces that I’m lusting after but simply can manage with my budget.


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Keeping the vintage style during the winter.

It snowed a little in Philly last week and I’m starting to pull together my winter wardrobe, so here are some tips.

Stay warm with quality wool garments

Take a look at this skirt from ReVamp. It’s a perfect, 30’s style, wool garbadine skirt short enough to get up and down stairs without having to hike your skirt up and posh enough for any occasion. Pair it with a cashmere sweater and a pair of warm tights or stockings and your ready to go.
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