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The Golden Era Girl

Fleur de Guerre Interview, London

Written by Robyn Lynch

Here at Amelia's Magazine we were left so in awe by the spectacular vintage emsembles we witnessed at last weeks Affordable Vintage Fair when contributer Robyn got in touch with this interview with 40's pin up Fleur De Guerre, we just couldn't resist the chance to get our mits on all the trade secrets to her immaculate get up!

As a fully fledged vintage enthusiast, Fleur de Guerre was more then keen to act as hair stylist to the masses at this years Affordable Vintage Fashion Fair in Bethnal Green, London. A part time pin up model who dresses daily in full 1940's regalia, Fleur states “it's the hair done in rolls and curls, red lipstick and the eyeliner that makes my look”. Something that has come in handy for the 27 year old from Surrey who has straightened, curled and victoria rolled her way through a hoard of customers at The Queens of Vintage stall at the fair this afternoon.

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Fanning her face as she walks down the street towards a park opposite the FymFyg Bar where The Affordable Vintage Fashion Fair is hosted, Fleur exclaims “I stayed at my boyfriends house last night. He had forgotten to set… read more

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All The Fun Of The Fair!

Affordable Vintage Fair, Bethnal Green

Written by Melodie Ash

Saturday saw a hoard of eager revellers descend on the Fym Fyg Bar in Bethnal Green for all the fun of the fair, well vintage fair that is! You could […]

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Affordable Vintage Fair

London, April 4th

Written by Melodie Ash

To all you vintage addicts I bring you salvation! On April the 4th a vintage bonanza will be hitting the streets of Bethnal Green to bombard you with their scandalously […]

Rumble in the Jumble

Jumble Sale, London

Written by Melodie Ash

Coming from a rural upbringing the staple jumble sale was as much engrained into the infrastructure of village life as the Women’s Institute’s flower arranging classes and the humble church […]

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Jumble Sale Listings

London

Written by Jennifer McNulty

Now it’s time for the natural progression from clothes swapping – the great British tradition of the jumble sale; getting up at 4am on a weekend morning, usually in unsavoury […]

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Clothes Swapping

London

Written by Jennifer McNulty

It’s half way through January – a long way from pay day and you want some new clothes. It’s the only thing that can cheer you up in this depressing […]

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Vintage Clothes Bonanza!

Superette, Cheshire Street and Chelsea Town Hall, 11th - 14th December

Written by Jennifer McNulty

Don’t miss this excellent event tonight: Cheshire Street Christmas Shopping Friday 12th December This Friday, pop down to Cheshire Street as the whole street will be open to 10pm, so […]