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Fashion’s Greatest Love Story of All, Audrey Hepburn and Hubert De Givenchy

February 14, 2021 | 0 Comments

An icon that resonates with many millennial audiences, Audrey Hepburn has always been portrayed as the epitome of grace and sophistication – and we can still certainly see why. One of America’s most dazzling actresses on screen and off screen, as well as a bonafide fashion icon, Audrey Hepburn’s petite frame has been clothed in …

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The Rise and Fall of Fashion’s OG Party Boy: Paul Poiret

January 25, 2021 | 0 Comments

From rags to riches then riches to rags; for those familiar with French fashion history and the history of couture, you are likely to be acquainted with Paul Poiret. Coined by the Metropolitan Museum of Art as the “King of Fashion” and fashion’s first great modernist, Paul Poiret’s designs and loose-fitting silhouette was a diametrical …

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All Hail the Frumpy Frock

January 18, 2021 | 0 Comments

Our newest collection is titled “All Hail the Frumpy Frock”-  fashion’s most misunderstood piece of clothing. And let us tell you, we are so excited to unveil three gorgeous dresses that are the perfect pieces for brightening evenings. Frolicking frumpiness, frills and frippery are vintage fashion’s best sartorial hallmarks, but with the latest collections by …

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The School of Silks and Satins, The Merz Muse Trio

January 4, 2021 | 0 Comments

Adding light, froth and frills to the world is what we do best, especially after that he-shall-not-be-named year. So, to bring a little harmonious balance, we decided to unveil our newest Merz Muses for our eagerly anticipated collection launching soon.  Franz Xaver Winterhalter, Frederic Soulacroix and Vittorio Reggianni were prolific 19th century European painters that …

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Who was (is) Frank Usher?

December 7, 2020 | 0 Comments

A cult vintage brand, if you have frequented an online market or two, you may have come across Frank Usher’s creations.  But who was or is Frank Usher?  “Frank Usher” was launched during post-war austerity Britain, and was in actual fact a defunct name bought by Max and Anne Bruh, a married couple who had …

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Labour Behind the Label

November 23, 2020 | 0 Comments

For our first collection, 10% of the sale is going towards Labour Behind the Label, a Bristol-based charity that seeks to help garment workers in the global south. A couple of months ago, fast-fashion brand Boohoo made headlines when it was reported that they made their employees in Leicester factories work in awful conditions despite …

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