The Monique dress is a simple and fun design that I felt was best suited for a day like today! It has been hot, so hot and this dress was made of the perfect material for such a day! In addition, I have been feeling not my best thanks to Aunt Flo visiting yet again … Continue reading A Pinup’s Review – Heart of Haute
Earlier in the week, I noticed that my prescription of Sertraline was down to its last week. Which made me begin to think honestly about how I was truly feeling. Where they helping? Should I begin the weaning process? How did I really think I was in terms of my recovery? In all honesty? I … Continue reading A Pinup’s Trip to the Doctor
Charlotte Dress - Beautiful Birds on Blue What a dress! Oh what a dress! I felt immeasurably gorgeous in this dress, and isn't that what clothing is all about? When I saw this dress, I had to have it. The beautiful pattern and deep rich color called out to my peacock color loving soul. The … Continue reading A Pinup’s Review- Lady V London
B-A-N-A-N-A-S! What a fun print, I mean who doesn't love a good ol' banana dress? I know my children certainly appreciated my choice in fabric. Monkey noises and banana requests were slung in my direction all day! The cut of the dress was so very flattering, it hugged my body without being too tight within … Continue reading A Pinup’s Review – Lady V London
Independence Day! That day of celebration, fireworks, and food! This year was more laid back as you can imagine with three little ones in tow, but we still managed to have fun all the same. I also wanted to be very festive while staying within my beloved 50s look. So I broke out all of … Continue reading A Pinup on the Fourth of July!
Kintsugi or kintsukuroi is a beautiful Japanese practice of taking and repairing broken ceramics with a special lacquer mixed with gold, silver, or platinum. This act shows us that even broken, something can turn out even more beautiful in the end. The same goes for people. Even the most broken of people can find the strength … Continue reading A Pinup’s Musings on Being Broken
As a woman who has given birth to four seemingly watermelon-sized children, I have found myself to be a little more curvy than I was when I was 18. Although my body has changed dramatically, I am learning to love each curve, scar, and mark. Dressing in the fashions of yesteryear always makes me happy, … Continue reading A Pinup’s Review- Lady Voluptuous