Make-up video guide: how to do a 70s Biba look

If the early Seventies Art Deco-inspired look Biba is famously known for is your thing, you will love this fantastic make-up video tutorial by the fabulous Lisa Eldridge. This is an experimental make-up...

Walking in comfort – with new vintage-style shoes

If there is one thing that can make or break an entire vintage style, it is the shoes. Modern style shoes worn with a vintage dress or suit can ruin the overall vintage feel of your outfit quickly. The best...

Video tutorial: how to do the perfect cat eyeliner

The easiest way of adding a bit of vintage glam to your every-day look is by wearing black eyeliner. This might seem a little tricky at first but fear not, we've found this excellent video tutorial giving you...

Book review: Sew Iconic

From Marilyn Monroe’s billowy white halter in The Seven Year Itch to Audrey Hepburn’s effortlessly chic black number in Breakfast at Tiffany’s, the silver screen’s stunning dresses have always left...

How to be a Bobby-Soxer

“Bobby-soxers” or “bobby-sox girls” was a phrase coined in the Forties to refer to over-zealous young female devotees of Frank Sinatra, the first singing teen idol. The name alluded to the fashion...

Vintage make-up: learn how to do a Marlene Dietrich

If you've ever wanted to emulate the dramatic Thirties make-up of screen legend Marlene Dietrich, then check out this wonderful video how-to by lovely YouTuber Sanni. Sanni has done a whole range of video...

Top make-up products to achieve a Forties look

The striking looks of the Forties reveal just how much women did to look polished, making today’s neutral make-up seem so bland. Max Factor make-up artist Caroline Barnes gives us some expert guidance in...

Video How To: How to brush out a vintage curl set

One of our lovely readers has pointed out to us YouTuber LisaFreemontStreet and her amazing vintage hair style and make-up tutorials. We are officially hooked! So much so that we just have to share this...

Vintage nuptials – Laura’s amazing 60s wedding

Laura Lee and her boyfriend Patrick have been life-long Sixties fans. When they decided to get married it was clear their wedding was going to be as vintage and as Sixties as possible. The result was a...