Monday, 31 March 2014

Tiki PinUps

Tiki Pinups started off in the USA in the 1930s and became really popular in the 1960s with Walt Disney's Enchanted Tiki Room and Elvis Presley's movie, Blue Hawaii.

Kate O'Mara Dies

Former Dynasty star, Kate O'Mara has died at the age of 74.   Kate was best known for playing Joan Collin's sister in the US soap although she has played in Howards Way, Triangle and Doctor Who.


Sunday, 30 March 2014

The sunny weather makes one think of summer holidays

Sophia Webster

Shoe Designer, Sophia Webster, studied at the Royal College of Art and Cordwainers and last year was awarded the Emerging Talent Award.    I love how she creates very feminine and dainty looking shoes.

Flutura - a pink leather sandal with butterfly back and gold pin heel

Lula with heart-shaped heel

Alana - striped grosgrain sandal

and not forgetting the little ladies - these handmade leather sandals are called Gaga

The Daughter bought me a lovely card and a bunch of flowers

The Son bought me this!!!!!

:) :)

Happy Mother's Day xx

Saturday, 29 March 2014

This is for my dear friend, Dawn xxxx

Gia Genevieve 

Gia Genevieve is from Pasadena, California.  Her curvaceous figure and pinup style have made her a favourite among pinup photographers.

Lovely sunny day so we are going on a road trip :)

Ukraine GOT Talent - Pole Dance 24

This young lady was on Ukraine's Got Talent last year - she's definitely worth watching.

Loving this dress by LK Bennett (a favourite of the Duchess of Cambridge).  Perfect for summer weddings or as shown in Cosmo, being seen on the Riviera.

Friday, 28 March 2014


Twisted Vintage

Twisted Vintage was founded in 2008 by Caroline Clark and Brigitte Jones.  They are inspired by the idea of reviving and recreating vintage jewellery with a modern twist    You can buy pieces already made or incorporate your precious jewellery into a bespoke item.

Emma Watson wears a Diamond Ear Cuff to Noah Premiere

Emma Watson stole the show at the New York premiere of Noah by wearing a gorgeous black Oscar de la Renta ball gown complete with bow and train.  Emma brought the look bang up to date with a diamond-encrusted ear cuff.

I have today off ................Reeeeesult :)

New York born Lady Gaga is celebrating her birthday today.   Influenced by David Bowie, Michael Jackson, Madonna, Cher and Queen, she is recognised for her flamboyant contribution to the music industry.  Lady Gaga has sold over 24 million albums and 125 million singles worldwide.