Hello, and welcome to Strawberry Vintage! Let me introduce myself, my name is Kate, I'm in my early 40s, I work full time in ladies fashion, I'm a mum to a 6ft 2 , 15 year old boy who has just sat his GCSEs and is soon about to embark on college life, and I'm a writer. I write about what I love, what I feel and what I see.
So why do we dress the way we do? Sometimes its comfort because your planning on slowing around the house and not getting up to much. Or maybe your out to impress on a first date or meeting new people for the first time so you want to look fresh and stylish.
You shouldn't worry about what other people think for a start. Screw them. If you want bright red hair that clashes with your favourite yellow coat, then do it. Confidence is key. If you feel good then
What's Vintage Clothing? What's Retro Clothing? Vintage Clothing normally means clothing manufactured at least 20 years before the present day. Vintage garments were often hand made with top quality fabrics and today can often mean paying less than a lesser quality new item. Retro Clothing refers to new, old or modern.....
The term 'teenager' didn't really exist in the forty's. There were babies, children, youths and adults. To be classed as an adult was less about reaching a milestone birthday such as 18 or 21 and more aligned to getting
If your under the impression that taking part in a photo shoot of any kind, is glamorous then you are a little off target. Don't misunderstand me, they can be immense fun and totally rewarding. Particularly when you
Im addicted to vintage. Ok, so it's not like I need rehab or anything, but it has certainly grabbed a massive part of my life. I can very happily spend hours looking for pre-loved clothing, decor, and accessories, without to much thought for all the other boring things I should be doing.