Fashion

society plus makena skirt review

I was already pretty excited when my dear friend Kaitlin invited me out to dinner for my birthday…when she casually added that she’d be borrowing a fancy camera, if I wanted to take some photos, you know I was…

Thoughts

listen/watch/read: entertainment for retro girls

I’ve actually been spending a fair amount of time out and about and enjoying the world this summer, so I haven’t had quite as much time for enjoying media as I usually do. But there are still those long…

Geek

10 presents for stylish potterheads

Fun fact: I share a birthday with Harry Potter. I’ve always been tremendously pleased with this fact, and I definitely can judge whether I’m amongst my people or not by the reaction to declaring my special connection with the…

Hair

how to learn perfect pinup hair

A fabulous retro hair ‘do can easily take your look to the next level, but vintage hairstyling can be one of the toughest parts of the look to master. As someone whose pre-pinup options for her hair were “down”…

Tiki

tiki bars: the love shack

When there’s a new tiki bar on the scene, you know your girl is going to be there posthaste to check out the scene. Interestingly enough, Milwaukee’s newest tiki bar, The Love Shack, is located just about a block…

Fashion

trashy diva getaway dress review

I knew it was only a matter of time before I took the leap and purchased my first Trashy Diva dress. And after years (literal years!) of watching and waiting, it all happened in a blur. I was immediately…

Jewelry

pinup in a pack subscription box july unboxing

How time flies! I can’t believe I’m already on my FOURTH PInup in a Pack subscription box…it seems like just yesterday that I was first hearing about it. If you’ve kept up with my previous reviews (click here for…