V Is For ?… “VICTORY” What was ‘V for Victory’? Hairstyle, Nails, Jewellery, V Mail, Morse Code, Propaganda…. Sources: Private collection books, Google Images, BBC Archives “The BBC launched a “V for Victory” campaign in July 1941. Listeners were asked to demonstrate their support for the Allies by chalking up the letter V wherever[Read More…]
JESSICA LANGE AND SUSAN SARANDON LOOK INCREDIBLE IN NEW TEASERS FOR ‘FEUD: BETTE AND JOAN’ They’re the spitting images of Joan Crawford and Bette Davis. During Sunday night’s Super Bowl, eagle-eyed viewers got a glimpse at one of the most anticipated shows of the year: the first installment of Ryan Murphy’s new series, Feud. The limited[Read More…]
Swimsuits, Style and Sass for Miles! Lindy Charm School’s Pin Up Pool Party at QT WORDS BY DANIELLE READ Photo Credits by: Tony Garufo Photography Stingray Lounge – QT Gold Coast Tina Louise King Echoes of laughter floated through the air as I entered the pinup pool party extravaganza at QT Gold Coast. The turquoise[Read More…]
Next Pin Up Pool Party – “The Last of Summer Pin Up Pool Party at QT Gold Coast” will be held Sunday 9th of April. – Mark you Diaries, All Welcome… FB EVENT HERE Retro Betty Interviews: The Lindy Charm School For Girls Retro Betty Editor-in-Chief France Flathead caught up with Lindy Charm School for Girls Founder[Read More…]
The main thing you need to know is that you need a good setting lotion. This is an essential component. Without the setting lotion, a wet set will not hold, so all that lovely work you’ve done will end in disappointment. I use Lindy Charm School’s setting lotion. – Victory Lamour I love a good wet set, but[Read More…]
As Part of the City of Gold Coast Active and Healthy School Holiday Program, My Sister Veronica and I get to run these fabulous workshops for the Young Ladies of the Gold Coast. We feel privileged to pass the baton to the next generation and share our passion for Good Grooming, Manners[Read More…]
How apt that this should be my morning FB memory. The beautiful Lady, Pauline Sinclair came to me, The Lindy Charm School this day just after having another round of chemo, not feeling fab and with no hair she wasn’t sure if a photoshoot with Brooke Orchard Photography would be just throwing money away. A nice wig, killer hat and frock[Read More…]
Date: Saturday 20th for May and Sunday 21st of May 2017 Time: 10am to 1pm – Introductory – $85.00 pp 2pm to 4pm – Intermediate/Advanced Vintage Hair Styling (Must have done the Introductory prior to doing this class) $150.00 PP for the whole day (Most popular option and recommended) Venue: PAVILION ON NORTHBOURNE – 242 Northbourne Ave,[Read More…]
Lets take a look at the history of the most famous Vanishing Beauty Cream there is and how you can make your own at home today… Cold Cream has been around probably a lot longer than you ever imagined. It was formulated by a Greek physician named Galen in the 2nd century.. His formulation consisted[Read More…]
A Charming Day Out – QT Hotel Pin Up Pool Party by Francie Flathead – Retro-Betty A bevy of Queensland’s finest pin-ups and vintage enthusiasts descended on the retro-inspired QT Hotel Surfers Paradiseon Sunday for the very first Lindy Charm School Pin Up Pool Party. The creation of Chrissy Keepance, vintage stylist and founder of The Lindy Charm School[Read More…]
Hello Miss Chrissy & Miss Brooke
Just wanted to drop you a line and say a big thank you for making me feel like a million bucks and so gorgeous for the Gangster’s Ball.
My hair and makeup was perfect and stayed perfect all night.
I usually feel invisible, but on the night I received so many compliments, made me feel amazing!
You also both looked fabulous as well.
Thanks again for everything,
Nicole xx … [Read More...]
- Style Never Goes out of Fashion....
Every girl deserves to look and feel confident and glamorous, regardless of age, shape or dress size. Yet in this modern era of poorly tailored, throw-away fashion and fickle hair and make-up trends, women are finding it harder than ever to hit upon a look … Read More...