Category Archives: Vintage lusciousness

Vintage lusciousness


Hermes Birkin bag and scarf -

UPDATED: Here’s a look at the iconic Hermes Birkin bag…

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FASHION AND FILM: Iris Apfel documentary

FASHION DOCUMENTARY FILMS: Iris Apfel documentary - photo by Bruce Weber

Iris Apfel by Bruce Weber


I’m so excited about the new Iris Apfel documentary by the late, great Albert Maysles.

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MUSIC TO SCROLL BY: The Imitation Game soundtrack




We went to see The Imitation Game the other night, about Alan Turing and the codebreaking done of the Enigma machine during WW2…

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LUSCIOUS STYLE: Inspired by Asia – Part 3

INSPIRED BY ASIA: Boats in front of the Taj Mahal India

Here’s PART 3 of our look at style inspired by Asia…

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VINTAGE LUSCIOUSNESS: The humble typewriter

Vintage typewriter photos

Before we had laptops, Android tablets, mobile phones, iPads and Google Glass, we had the humble typewriter. Take a look at these fascinating – and once crucial – forms of communication…

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FASHION EDITORIAL: Sui He by Mario Testino for Vogue China December 2013

TOP ASIAN MODELS: Sui He by Mario Testino for Vogue China December 2013

ASIAN MODELS EDITORIAL: Sui He channels vintage chic in “Portrait of a Lady” by Mario Testino for Vogue China December 2013…

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Bonnie and Clyde: Dead and Alive

There’s another version of the classic crime drama, Bonnie and Clyde. Learn more here…

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HISTORICAL STYLE: Maternity fashion across the ages

UPDATED: It’s a royal baby boy for William and Kate!

Kate Middleton is clearly not the first woman to ever be pregnant: Take a look at maternity fashion from the last few hundred years…

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ROYALTY: Royal crowns and tiaras

A look at the ultimate “bling” accessory for a stylish royal, the tiara…

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SHOPPING: Where to buy new and genuine vintage Chanel items online

Here are some shopping suggestions for buying new and vintage Chanel items on the internet…

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Luscious on Pinterest: Pinterest Beach life board

Beach pool board pinterest - Emma Stone - retro swimsuit photo

Excited about the upcoming summer? Or need inspiration to get you through a cold winter? Then take a look at our Beach Life board on Pinterest, for lots of beautiful photos of stylish beach, pool and outdoor living…

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Gatsby style: Mansions of the Gilded Age including Newport, Rhode Island, and New York

I’m obsessed with the Gilded Age and Jazz Age, which explains why we’ve had so much coverage on Luscious of movies, TV shows, architecture and fashion from these periods in history, from Downton Abbey to The Great Gatsby. The lives of these ridiculously wealthy business people (in the US) and aristocracy (in the UK) fascinate me…

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