Tag Archives: wartime

How to make the Forties Happen!

If you’re going to have a party in a bombshelter, you gotta do it right!
*fanfare please*

*fanfare please*

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Anatomy of a Bargain basement costume

Long before Barack, there was Rosie

Long before Barack, there was Rosie

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Inspiration from the past…

Three are ALL about Vintage, and what better place to start for inspiration than going back in time?!

Welcome to St Fagans!
Welcome to St Fagans!

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An Officer and a Gentleman

Now, everyone did a fantastic job when it came to coming to the party in costume, but one man in particular deserves special mention for his bargainous-yet-brilliant guise…
An officer and a Gentleman

An officer and a Gentleman

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Party Prep: The Bunting!

There’s a war on you know – no time for fripparies like buying bunting! Got to make do and mend…

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Film Inspiration: Inglourious Basterds

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The Original Forces Sweetheart rides again!

Dame V, a Legend
Dame V, a Legend

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Cake of the Week #12 – Blitzcake!

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We’re ridonkulously excited about our imminent 1940s party, and so here we go with some more themed posting!

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Need an excuse to party? #6

Today is the 65th Anniversaire of the Liberation of Paris in World War II – Vive La France!

Tis I, LeClerc!

Tis I, LeClerc!

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The Invites…

First thing’s first! Everyone gets an invite…

A little bit of photoshoppage...

Please ignore the childhood picture in the background...

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