Current Favourites

Having a break from Anchors & Swallows, has given me a new desire to dress vintage. I get the same satisfaction to transform my face as I do to dress up! I am looking forward to creating and getting back into the swing of things. Make up has been an escape for me, for aContinue reading “Current Favourites”

My Cruelty Free Make Up Routine

It has been well over a year since I shared with you my make up routine – a lot of things have changed! Using cruelty free has become the most important choice of the products I use in any part of my life now. This is due to my career as a veterinary nurse andContinue reading “My Cruelty Free Make Up Routine”

A Vintage Photoshoot [with Cherry Dollface & Claire Seville]

Late last year, my favourite Youtuber/pinup model Cherry Dollface announced her final ever UK tour. I had nearly booked when she last visited the UK but I was planning to go by myself and then decided against it. This time, I knew this was something not to be missed and booked a spot on herContinue reading “A Vintage Photoshoot [with Cherry Dollface & Claire Seville]”

The Vintage Summer Lookbook 2019

Summer is on its way! Of course, being a typical English springtime, we’ve already had a handful of sunny days and what seems like many more rainy, cold, windy days! Who knows what to wear?!I am always dressing in what I want to wear, rather than dressing for the weather. Typically, I always end upContinue reading “The Vintage Summer Lookbook 2019”

Trying out Bumper Bangs! [Video]

After a brief break from vintage style, I decided it was time to try something new: trying out bumper bangs! As always, I find the best way to teach is to film a video, so here it is! When I started this blog, I wanted to be able to grow with like minded people inContinue reading “Trying out Bumper Bangs! [Video]”

Vintage Inspiration: Youtubers

In the last couple of weeks of being off work, my YouTube viewing has increased dramatically. I have loved and watched YouTube videos for years at this point – anything from recipes to fashion hauls to make up tutorials. Way back when vintage style sparked my interest, I got all my hair practice from watchingContinue reading “Vintage Inspiration: Youtubers”

The Brand New Anchors & Swallows!

The day has finally arrived! I can finally share with you what I’ve been up to! When I first started this blog, I had no idea who would read it and how much attention it would get, I just wanted to write about my interests and see what happened. I have so enjoyed this lastContinue reading “The Brand New Anchors & Swallows!”

Looking back on 2018

There are so many things I could write about on this blog at the moment, but it seems a bit wrong not to acknowledge another year passing, and so you will have to wait until the new year for the more exciting posts! This year… has had many ups and downs. Of course, the biggestContinue reading “Looking back on 2018”

Christmas Gift Guide: 2018 Edition!

Following on from my previous post, here is something to spark some inspiration, but much more vintage inspired! I am hoping that I have posted this for you just in time for any last minute Christmas shopping; I thought it would be a good opportunity to share with you a few of the brands andContinue reading “Christmas Gift Guide: 2018 Edition!”

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