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A Broad Abroad.

As it is International Woman’s Day today I thought I would introduce you one of my favorite Ladies. Wallis Simpson Love her or Hate her it can not be deny that she had an amazing sense of style which is why her wardrobe continues to fascinate us. Wallis was...

Wolves in Men’s Clothing

During the 1920’s and 1930’s.the fur coat was a staple in the closets of the most excellent dressed gent, the most expensive furs were Sable, Ermine, Mink and Fox and any man who could afford a fur coat probably own one, as it was seen as a symbol of...

The Ramblings of Rosie Lea

The Ramblings of Rosie Lea I hope to retell the riveting tales of adventure that The Gangster Squad have and to also bring you the occasional motivational posts designed to inspire ladies (and chaps) to be more glamorous, active or go-getting. I hope you enjoy my ramblings, and don’t...

Resistance.

What Ho Like most of you find chaps & capettes we are totally enthralled with the new French drama Resistance. Set during the Second World War and based on true event. Whilst watching ithowever, I wondered if I put in that postion would be so brave, I’d like to...

London’s Real Peaky Blinder.

What Ho Chaps & Chappettes. Darby Sabini in flat cap fourth from right – picture Islington Local History Centre. We like most people watched and enjoyed Steven Knight’s historical crime drama Peaky Blinders. The story as we all know follows a group of Birmingham gangsters led by Tommy Shelby,...

Que Sera Sera. What ever will be will be !!

Que Sera, Sera (Whatever Will Be, Will Be) Welcome Chapettes & Chaps to our world. Ladies I am sure you can all empathize with me when I say I love wear original vintage dresses… but… they are rather fickle… And just a little bit flighty. This is me and...