Wet setting Part 2 – Harry Potter 1940s Brush Out

Its time to brush out

Video tutorial Click here

I don’t actually brush a lot for this style which you will see

Stuff I use…

  • Denman Brush
  • Teasing Brush
  • Pomade styling cream
  • Firm hold hairspray
  • Flat clips

Lets get started….

Start by removing your pillow curls, take your time and try not to split the curl up or pull on it to much

You should now look like Shirley Temple hahahaha

Next you wa...

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Wet setting Part 1 – Putting in your wetset

Its been an interesting road working out the glory of the wet set but Ive figured out a system that works for me so I thought Id share it with you 🙂 

Click here For the full video tutorial 

Stuff I use…

  • Pillow Curls
  • Suavecita Grooming Spray
  • Wet Brush
  • Spray bottle with water
  • Head scarf to sleep in

Start with clean hair towel dried hair, NOT WET

Separate your pillow curls into sizes, I use...

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Epic Fun at Harry Potter Studios with Lulu!!

I had the pleasure of going to Harry Potter Studios with my very beautiful friend and fellow blogger Lulu, we had heaps of fun being total HP geeks together haha

My OOTN (out fit of the night) Dress from Collectif Clothing and definitely represented by house haha Sythlerin, just incase you where curious, Mary Janes from PayLess america and to complete the look I purchased a cloak from Harry Potte...

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Preparing for Winter

This is my first London winter and as I only own 1 pair of jeans I am going to have to winter my wardrobe

There are a few basic things you will need to take your stunning vintage look into winter

Leggings! they are amazing and keep you so warm, they don’t have to be expensive mine are basic black 99% of the time and 500dpi which means WARM...

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1920s Low Roll

This is a very quick hair style, its suppose to be free and messy so its amazing for those days your hair just will not behave, Video at the bottom

Your will need sausage hair padding to do this style with me, please refer to my hair padding blog post for where to get it.

Start by placing the padding around your head like a headband and secure with a few bobby pins (this will feel loose and not ve...

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Caring for your clothing

I get asked about this so frequently that I thought I would do a post

Dont be scared to wash your clothing, you can use your machine for most items, there are simply a few basic rules to remember to keep your clothing looking and feeling amazing.

  • Always wash in cold water, I cant stress this enough
  • Use vinegar with each wash, this will keep your colours from bleeding and keep them vibrant
  • Gentle ...
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Hair padding and Hair Pieces

Hello Lovelies,

As you know I am a mother of 2 crazy children so I have limited time to get ready in the morning, this has made me a huge fan of all things hack like when it comes to hair and makeup, I’m going to share a few with you today.

Hair Padding… though there are many pinup women out there that say using hair padding is ‘cheating’ I say whatever! women have been thinking up ways to get ‘th...

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Shape wear and waist trainers

I feel like everyone I know is looking for that perfect date night dress but once they find it they then ask about shape wear… How to get that tiny waist and everything looking smooth

I have used shape wear in the past, spanxs and other cheaper brands...

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Stunning hair flowers

Hello Lovlies

Some of you may have noticed that I have started to release a collection of hair flowers. I know there are so many beautiful things out there one can buy though I was struggling to find the quality for money I was after so I decided to make some myself. The range is varied in price and detail so hopefully everyone can afford something pretty.

I think every women deserves to feel like...

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The Easy 5 Minute Chignon

Its easy, trust me but you will need a few things to do this easy version:

Brush, 2 hair ties, 2 small elastics, rectangle hair padding, 8 bobby pins, something to hold your bangs and a backcombing brush/comb/anything you can find really.

Following is a step by step guide, or scroll to the bottom for the video.

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