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Wet setting Part 1 - Putting in your wetset

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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 used the large in the front and work my way back to small The amount you will need will depend on the length of your hair and how...

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Epic Fun at Harry Potter Studios with Lulu!!

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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 Potter studios on arrival *The how to Tutorial on my hair is in an earlier post :)   Lulu’s OOTN was a dress from Collectif Clothing, Harry Potter school cardigan, H&M hair...

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Preparing for Winter

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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. The ones I wear are from amazon, I have had to stitch a seam or 2 back together but its definitely been worth it as they are toasty Gloves :) I...

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1920s Low Roll

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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 very secure at all, do worry) Next you just start madly tucking and working the hair around the hair piece, leave...

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Caring for your clothing

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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 spin cycle Don't hang your clothing in the sun to dry, this will create massive fade very quickly, hang inside to dry if you can, if...

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