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Emmy Nominated Costume Designer Marion Boyce Talks About Her Love Of Vintage Fashion And More

In honor of the return of Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries, I decided to speak to one of the former costume designers; Marion Boyce is an award winning costume designer who’s known for her out standing work in movies such as the 'The Dress Maker' and many others.

I’ve always loved Miss Fisher’s outfits; they are always so fashionable, eccentric, and complement her perfectly. I often model a lot of my outfits after hers. So you can imagine how exited I was to have a chance to speak with the women that designed them - I wanted to know how she developed such a passion for vintage fashion and how she first came to love it.

Q: You seem to have such a passion for vintage fashion, and fashion in general. At what point in your life do you think you really started to realize your passion for it?
A: “I truly do love textiles and fashion - especially vintage fashion. Designers truly knew how to make clothing shine back then. I spent my childhood rummaging through my great grandmother's tr…
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Dressing for the workplace is something that’s very important for a lot of people who are trying to make a good impression. Workwear can often be a lot more polished and sometimes very different to what we’d wear casually at home or out and about. It’s important to distinguish your wardrobe and to have workwear that’s defined specifically for your job, rather than mixing workwear and casualwear together. Here are some tips for dressing for your workplace.
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Tip 1: Focus On Accessories & Minor Details
Sometimes, it’s the minor details and accessories that can make all the difference. For example, if you wear glasses, having ones that suit and frame your face are going to help present you in a more clean-cut and professional way. Spending time on the smaller details is important so you might want to explore the glasses available andfollow this link to find the best options for the look you’d like to go for.
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Every vintage dresser knows the struggle. You go outside, and you suddenly are met with stares, people taking pictures, and various questions: "Why are you so dressed up?" "Are you doing a movie?" "Can I take a picture with you?" Etc. Not to mention some of the negative comments as well. It can be tiering. And sometimes, you will just want to revert back into jeans and a T-shirt. 
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Infection Prevention And Control Nurse Gabriella D'Amato Talks About Her Experiences As A Plus Size Vintage Fashion Enthusiast

During these challenging times, I wanted to take time to recognize and thank the amazing men and women on the front lines who risk their lives everyday for us. So, I interviewed Gabriella D'Amato; she's an Infection prevention and control nurse from the UK with a passion for vintage fashion. I asked her questions concerning her job, style, and the advice she had for women of a lager size who want to start dressing in vintage/pinup fashion.