Through the Decades with Eylure

It's Hogmanay soon, and as we see out another year, we'll all be reflecting on the past, as well as welcoming in the new - but which decade would you choose if you had to? In 2017 Eylure celebrated their 70th anniversary, and produced  a series of images showing beauty looks through the decades, from the 1940s to the present - showing just how much things have changed in beauty trends over the years. From curls and sets in the 1940s, to the … [Read more...]

Miss Dixiebelle Vintage Salon

Last month I popped along to a bash at lovely vintage boutique and hair and beauty salon, Miss Dixiebelle in Edinburgh's Bruntsfield area. The vintage-styling salon has expanded (gone is the lingerie department) and Miss Dixiebelle offers all sorts of vintage hair, makeup, and nails experiences. It's a brilliant place for something different for a small hen party (the original downstairs salon area is perfect for that), or just for you and your … [Read more...]

Vintage at the Merchant City Festival this weekend

If you are in Glasgow this weekend, then make sure you head down to Vintage at the Merchant City Festival. Brought to you by Wayne and Gerardine Hemingway, the festival celebrates all things vintage, and that includes vintage hair and beauty, of course. So, whilst you are browsing the vintage market (on all weekend) or waiting for the Great Gatsby Fashion Show (Sunday, 2pm, tickets, £10), or enjoying a screening of Bugsy Malone, make sure you … [Read more...]