The Vintage Librarian reviews: Vintage Hairstyling

Getting your vintage hair style right is a difficult thing to achieve. Pin curls and setting patterns have become out of fashion, and knowledge how to do them correctly is no longer passed on from...

Easy Forties hair with Fleur de Guerre

If you have ever met Forties pin-up and vintage aficionado Fleur de Guerre, you will know that she never looks anything but stunning with her perfect Forties make-up and hair. Luckily for us Fleur has started...

The end of Max Factor – the end of an era

It's sad news for vintage lovers and beauty addicts alike: legendary make-up brand Max Factor will cease trading in the US - but continues selling make-up elsewhere. We take a look back at the man behind the...

Tried and Tested: Soap & Glory

Yes, retro-inspired beauty products can be both beautifully packaged and cheap. Proof comes in the shape of Soap & Glory, a vintage-inspired beauty product range and the brain child of Bliss spa founder...

Everyday glamour girl make-up tutorial

The lovely Candice Deville, also known as Super Kawaii Mama, is one of Australia's most glamorous vintage vixens. Luckily for us she has put together two amazing video tutorials showing us how to achieve...

Get Betty Draper’s Sixties up-do

Our favourite TV show, Mad Men, heads to Italy in season three, and we see the fabulous Betty Draper with an elegant up-do dining out in Rome. If you fancy copying this brilliant Sixties do, simply follow this...