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Barmy about theBalm

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Barmy about theBalm

theBalm make-up for the Pin Up in you... whilst supporting a small business!

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Blah Blah Blog

So I am not the best #blogger in the world, in all honesty I don't even really get them... However, according to someone somewhere they are good for business!  Luckily for me on this particular occasion I will be sharing not one but two blogs that were written recently and mention little ol #RetroEsque Click on the images to get your word on... First up comes from detour-roadtrips.com Photo Jayson Fong / Goodwood Next up is from our very own in house #milliner Isabella Josie I hope you enjoy reading their blogs as much as I did, and I will...

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Marvellous Millinery

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Marvellous Millinery

It's been a weird old year... but I still managed to find another amazing #smallbusiness to align myself with! I knew of Isabella Josie because she makes awesome #wiredheadwraps that are easy to wear and can be worn lots of different ways. What I didn't know is how clever and crafty she really is!  We started chatting and I mentioned how I really wanted some #1940s inspired hats. I had seen one particular image from #Vogue which I fell in love with...    Not ever really expecting for her to turn around and say 'sure thing'!! Here we are on the verge...

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Vintage Feel Good

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Vintage Feel Good

  This is Dawn Gracie... whom among many other things has become a good friend.  Dawn was my official ribbon cutter for my shop's grand opening in Horsham (NOW ARUNDEL) back in 2016! Which was just after her first #vintageweekender that I traded at (and have done so ever since) which I will continue to do until she tells me to bog off.. LOL Dawn has been a big supporter of my little business and I in turn try and return the favour whenever I can. So when she asked if I wanted to be involved in her new idea...

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Taking a step further back...

Taking a step further back...

Well it's certainly been a testing year! Whilst one part of my brain says not to spend anything and sit and wait, see if events and parties will pick up.. the other part is like... 'we need new stock' 'we need to try something new' 'we need to stay positive and motivated' Its a struggle I can tell you that much! I have always said that I only like to order #1940s and #1950s inspired clothing because they are the era's I feel comfortable with. Well, I am steeping outside my comfort zone!!.  Baby steps into the unknown of the...

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