Mistress Chrissy

The Lindy Charm School for Girls is dedicated to reviving the golden age of glamour and etiquette of the early 20th century, by introducing girls to red lipstick, bullet bras, girdles, garters, seamed nylons, sky-high heels and how to wear them, pin curls, victory rolls, finger waves, and a wiggly walk to boot. Chrissy is Head Mistress of The Lindy Charm School dedicated to reviving the glitz and glamour of the 20’s to the 60’s & keeping the traditions of our foremothers alive. Pin Curling & Victory Rolling her way around Australia each week hosting workshops, hens parties, corporate events - in fact any event, Chrissy is passionate about empowering girls of all ages to enhance their own, natural outer & inner beauty through the best of vintage styling & etiquette.


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V is for Victory

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 and whenever they could. People all over … [Read more...]

Feud – Bette and Joan

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 series focuses on Joan Crawford and Bette Davis's epic … [Read more...]

Swimsuits, Style and Sass for Miles!

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 shimmer of playful splashes spilled from pools edges and kissed the … [Read more...]

MELBOURNE – Vintage Styling Workshop

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Rockhampton – All Ages Vintage Hair and Makeup Styling Workshop

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An Interview with Retro-Betty about the Pin Up Pool Parties at QT Hotel

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 and Owner Chrissy Keepence, at the QT Hotel Pin-up Pool Party on the Gold … [Read more...]

The Essential Blotting Powder

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9 days from a Wet Set using The Lindy Charm School Setting Lotion by Victory Lamour

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 I’m still mastering the technique. After a number of questions and requests from … [Read more...]

The Essential Detangle “Wet Brush” – No More Tears and No More Detangling Solutions ..

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