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Win a 60s vintage boho amber necklace

THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED. WE HAVE ANNOUNCED THE WINNER HERE. YOU CAN SEE OUR CURRENT COMPETITION HERE. This week we’re offering this vintage boho amber necklace, thanks to The Stellar Boutique. This vintage 1960s necklace is made from polished amber stones and metal beads and fastens with a hook & eye clasp. It is(…)

Vintage Lookbook: 1950s

I love the style of the 1960s and can kind of do that look, but I’ve decided I need to get a handle on how to get different vintage looks so I can wear them with confidence. So this is my vintage fashion experiment. What do you think of my 1950s sunny day outfit? From(…)

Audrey Hepburn: A Life in Pictures – Giveaway

Audrey Hepburn: A Life in Pictures – Giveaway

THIS GIVEAWAY IS CLOSED AND WE HAVE ANNOUNCED THE WINNER HERE. YOU CAN SEE OUR CURRENT COMPETITION HERE. Audrey Hepburn is one of the most enduring beauties of our time – her photos are also the second most popular on We Heart Vintage (behind Marilyn)! The grace and effortless charm of Hepburn has been captured wonderfully(…)

Competition winner

I’m delighted to announce the winner of the vintage 1950s satin handbag is (drumroll please)… Olivia Kirby! Congratulations Olivia, I’ll pass your details on Devoted2Vintage and they will arrange to send your prize out to you. Thanks to everyone who entered – if you didn’t win this time why not enter our competition to win(…)

Win a Vintage 1930s Needlepoint Handbag

THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED, THE WINNER HAS BEEN ANNOUNCED HERE. YOU CAN SEE OUR CURRENT COMPETITION HERE. This week we’re delighted to be able to give-away this beautiful vintage needlepoint bag, thanks to the lovely Evelyn at I Love VintageBagz who sells a beautiful array of vintage bags, belts, shoes and jewellery. The bag(…)

Book Review & Giveaway: Cult Eyewear

THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED. YOU CAN SEE OUR CURRENT COMPETITION HERE. This week, I was delighted to receive a copy of Cult Eyewear: The World’s Enduring Classics, thanks to the nice people at Merrell Publishing. Happily I also have an extra copy to give away! As a lover of vintage fashion and design this(…)

Competition winner: vintage 70s earrings

I’m delighted to announce that the winner of the vintage 1970s orchid earrings is… Fran Gourlay! Congratulations Fran – please let me have your delivery details and I’ll get J’adore Vintage to send your prize out to you! Thanks to everyone who entered. If you didn’t win this time why not enter this weeks competition(…)

Win a vintage 1950s satin evening bag

THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED, WE HAVE ANNOUNCED THE WINNER HERE. YOU CAN SEE OUR CURRENT COMPETITION HERE. I’m madly in love with this week’s competition prize, which is being offered to us by the wonderful people at Devoted2Vintage. (I’m beginning to wish I could enter my own competitions!) This stunning 1950s black satin handbag(…)

Our competition winner

We’re delighted to announce the winner of the beautiful Fiorelli pearl necklace is Jo Orr – congratulations Jo! Please contact us and let us have your address to send the prize to! Thanks to everyone who entered – if you didn’t get lucky this time, why not try entering this week’s competition for your chance(…)

Win a pair of vintage 70s earrings

Win a pair of vintage 70s earrings

THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED, WE HAVE ANNOUNCED THE WINNER HERE. YOU CAN SEE OUR CURRENT COMPETITION HERE. This week we’re giving you the chance to win this pretty pair of vintage flower earrings thanks to J’adore Vintage. J’adore Vintage boasts a beautiful collection of vintage clothing as well as offering a styling service to(…)

My award nominations

My award nominations

Here we go. Here are my go-to blogs of the moment – I hope you find them an enjoyable and inspiring as I do! Wolf and Willow Easily the prettiest blog I’ve ever seen Raising My Rainbow Totally inspiring and taking you along for the journey: Adventures in raising a slightly effeminate, possibly gay, totally(…)

Creating Audrey Hepburn

Creating Audrey Hepburn

A fascinating video showing how the studio created Audrey Hepburn‘s iconic style for the movie Roman Holiday.

An Affair to Remember (1957): Final Scene

An Affair to Remember (1957): Final Scene

My favourite movie of all time – if you haven’t ever seen it please do! It really is the most stylish, witty, romantic movie and this scene always makes me cry (in a good way!) If you haven’t seen the movie, the basic plot until this point is: Charming boy (Cary Grant) meets impossibly stylish(…)

Hoisting the Elephant

Hoisting the Elephant

They are photos taken by an unknown photographer of a circus in the early 1930s. Thanks to the Tyne & Wear Museum. You can see the rest of these photos here: http://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/sets/72157627692102509/ Source and copyright: No known copyright restrictions

Lion Tamer: 1930s

Lion Tamer: 1930s

They are photos taken by an unknown photographer of a circus in the early 1930s. Thanks to the Tyne & Wear Museum. You can see the rest of these photos here: http://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/sets/72157627692102509/ Source and copyright: No known copyright restrictions