Tuesday, January 14, 2014

Robed in Roses

Photographs by Tim of Nicol & Dime

1920s Kimono - Rozelle SVDP
Suspender belt - What Katie Did
Seamed stockings - Voodoo

Aloha 2014! By this point you're probably well aware that I enjoy lounging around in vintage unmentionables. Combine this with a few bottles of pops, some twinkling candles and endless bouquets of roses and I'm in seventh heaven. Maybe add a kebab for good measure... although it doesn't feature in this post, rest assured there were one or two consumed throughout the evening.

I've been on the hunt for the perfect vintage kimono for several years now, my lovely mother has always had such an enviable collection and I figured it was high time to start my own. Shortly after this revelation I stumbled into a local Vinnie's, and I couldn't believe my luck when I spied this exquisite hand painted silk gem for a mere nine clams. Just when I thought vintage was dead...


  1. My goodness, you're such a beauty, Katie! x

  2. You do the Rose Clan and vintage kimonos proud and featuring Henry too! xx

  3. beautiful photos!, you certainly are a vintage beauty!

  4. I left with a haircut like you, thanks for the tip

  5. You heavenly creature, you! These are so beautiful! <3
    xo, Tori Lynne

  6. Sublimely romantic, captivatingly beautiful series of photos. You look magnificent!

    ♥ Jessica


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