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FROCKAGE: Lyn Devon Fall 2014 RTW Collection

Lyn Devon Fall 2014 RTW Collection

RETRO, LADYLIKE STYLE: Lyn Devon Fall 2014 RTW Collection… Continue reading »

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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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A colourful life: At home with Jonathan Adler and Simon Doonan on Shelter Island, New York

At home with Jonathan Adler and Simon Doonan

At home with Jonathan Adler and Simon Doonan at their colourful 1960s-retro home on Shelter Island, New York, not far from the Hamptons, with photography by Joshua McHugh

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Vintage lusciousness: Retro, vintage, antique and replica phones

Old style phone pictures

In a world before mobile phones, some of us remember the old rotary dial phone. In my own home growing up, we had a retro, avocado green “Mad Men” style one where my fingernails would sometimes get stuck in the holes, and I had to learn how to use a pen to move the numbers instead, in true 1960s-70s secretary fashion…

 

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Luscious on Pinterest: Historical fashion board

Historical fashion - evening dress - fashion and film

Luscious Lifers, if you love historical fashion, or more recent fashion inspired by historical dress, then you should considering following our HISTORICAL FASHION board on Pinterest

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Inspired by vintage: Retro swimwear style

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I’m much more of a fan of a vintage-style swimsuit or bikini than most “modern” bathing suits, so it’s always great to see current brands providing their own versions of retro swimwear. Or, as we say in Australia, “bathers’ or “cossies” – cute, eh? Continue reading »

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A lush life: Bar carts

Love cocktails? Then you might like to organise a beautiful bar cart in your own home. Here are some luscious ideas for bar carts…

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