venerdì 27 gennaio 2012


Hey girls, those of you who do not yet know Swell Dame's Parlour blog ? This blog is written by a Greek girl Fashion Stylist Designer Specialized in millinery retro vintage.

I knew her, years ago in Italy, at a rockabilly festival, and her stand was full of beautiful flowers for hair. I bought one once a hairclip with white flowers and burgundy berries that I use often in winter.  All of this presentation to tell you that's Swell Dame's Parlor is achieving 100 followers and showed a preview of the giveawayyou can see below.

a Swell Dame vintage inspired felt head piece beret style to choose from in various colors.

So help me to participate, hey girls, begin to follow her blog, so it will come from 70 to 100 followers in a short time.

Other designs you can see in her Etsy shop

domenica 15 gennaio 2012

pon pon

With the cold these days, what you think the warm ornament for the neck?
A beautiful collar made ​​to crochet from my friend Andrea.

That's what you see is made of wool in 2 different colors, and takes really hot.But it can be done in other colors. 
Just ask.


mercoledì 11 gennaio 2012


I found this great pattern while ago and now it's time to realize it.

I used a cotton fabric the same color of the image and the result is very similar.


But it can be done in various fabrics and colorswhy not tweedfor a nice bike ride!

Thanks to my sister Claudia

early 40s Novelty

From the union of 2 skirts I made this.
The particularity of this skirts are the bow pockets

 - from Le Petit Echo de la Mode - 1941 - 

- from Simplicity Pattern 3429 -
and this is the result

Thanks to my sister Claudia

martedì 3 gennaio 2012

30s 40s dress with hood

Hello girls, I recently started a collaboration with the Vintage Pin-Up model and Burlesque artis Kitten von Mew. For those who do not know you see here and here

 We have been working at hooded dress 30s 40s styleSimplicity Pattern 3352.

  The particularity of this dress is buttoned in front of the V-shaped , and the hood with inside in contrast.

These beautiful photos were shot by Southern Retro, and you can see here on your site.