Small Business Saturday: Quirks!

As a pinup, I have a natural affinity for brooches of all shapes and sizes. But being an American pinup can be challenging when most of your favorite brooch companies are literally on the other side of the world. Because of this it took me a while to finally make my first purchases from companies [...]

Last Minute Gifts with Always Fits

Time certainly flies towards the end of the year and Christmas can sneak up on you like the Grinch looking to snatch a tree. So if you're scrambling to find last minute gifts or stocking stuffers, then here are a few suggestions from one of my favorite local brands!   Delights Petite Tin Cigar Box [...]

Shopfronts, Novelty Bags, and a Book Lover’s Dream

I've been on a serious hunt for kitschy novelty bags these days, as there's nothing quite like an eye-catching purse to complete the perfect outfit. Little did I know that I would stumble upon a brand that designs a plethora of gorgeously funky bags and accessories, of which it's virtually impossible to pick just one [...]

The BBRBF Book Club: Red, Blue, and the Lasso of Truth

Hello and welcome to another edition of the BBRBF Book Club! It's been a while since I've posted a review and the reason is because I couldn't quite bring myself to write about our last book; in fact, it was a struggle to even finish the book. That's not to say it wasn't good, it [...]

The BBRBF Book Club: An Antique Scarf, Golden Age Hoops, and Bette Davis

Hello and welcome to another edition of The BBRBF Book Club! Our book this month is The Bette Davis Club by Jane Lotter and just like Bette Davis herself, it's full of sass and drama. Here is a plot summary from Goodreads: The morning of her niece’s wedding, Margo Just drinks a double martini and contemplates [...]

The BBRBF Book Club: A Floral Blouse, Foreign Woods and a Bit of “Stardust”

"Have been unavoidably detained by the world. Expect us when you see us." Hello and welcome to another edition of The BBRBF Book Club! Our first book of the year is Stardust by Neil Gaiman, and boy is it magical. Here is a plot overview from Goodreads: Young Tristran Thorn will do anything to win [...]

The BBRBF Book Club: A Puzzle Piece, The Underworld and “Swamplandia!”

Hello and welcome to another round of the BBRBF Book Club! This month we read Swamplandia! by Karen Russell. As always, be sure to check out the other gals' inspired outfits and reviews: Sara from In a Nutshell, Kristina from The Eyre Effect, Kat from The Miss Information Blog and Noelle from The Classy Junk! What [...]