On Giving Up

475332962_6573d37298_b Giving up. It’s a bad thing, right? I mean, unless it’s smoking, drinking or junk food giving up is for the weak. Strong willed people persevere, they keep pushing, through all odds, and just keep on going. Sod that. I’ve been thinking about this for a while, partly inspired by this post on Bunn the […] Oooh, tell me more........

Retro Chick Visits Hyper Japan

cover Last weekend, while I was in London, I also popped into Hyper Japan at Earls Court. I was super excited about this, mostly looking forward to checking out the Kawaii fashion section, but also because I thought they’d be some good stuff to eat. Sad I know. I was feeling super bright in the sunshine […] Oooh, tell me more........

The Tropical Novelty Print Dress

IMG_1649 At the end of last week I was browsing ASOS looking for dresses. This is not a surprise, I do this a lot, I can never afford to buy any of them, so mostly I just look and dream. But last week I fell totally in love with a tropical novelty print, and it was […] Oooh, tell me more........

Saturday Night (Not) At The Movies

retro chick goes to london Well, todays post was *supposed* to be about an amazing trip to Secret Cinema. However, in case you missed the memo, the first weeks screenings of Back to the Future were all cancelled, at very short notice. Leaving lots of disappointed, angry and out-of-pocket people. My trip was mostly being covered by the truly wonderful […] Oooh, tell me more........

When Retro Chick Got To Be A Fairy

10509626_1508140836083947_6390500812206081004_n On Friday night I got to be a fairy for the evening. I had wings and everything. Last November I was a pyjama girl at a pop up shop for Vintage nightwear specialist Wake Up Little Susie. This time round the evening had a Mid Summer Nights Dream theme, so I got to make out […] Oooh, tell me more........