Glitzy Secrets – Grace of Monaco inspired

May 28, 2014


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To celebrate the opening of the Grace of Monaco film (on the 6th of June), I was invited by Glitzy Secrets to style one of their beautiful accessories. It was difficult to pick a favourite, but I ended up setting my sights on the glittery Starlet’s Dream hair pin, that really invokes that Old Hollywood glamour. The website has all sorts of bridal and vintage inspired accessories – not only for your hair – and some even in Art Deco style.

I got inspired by some of Grace Kelly’s old movie star headshots, hence the black and white and the gradients. The hairpin is absolutely gorgeous and a great addition to my messy bouffant – which is pretty much the only type of bouffant that I can make, but I didn’t just say this. Other more hair inclined and talented people can add them to more complicated chignons and hairdos and It’ll look fabulous.

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  • Reply KizzyDoll May 28, 2014 at 07:38

    So gorgeous!! Love the pin too, it’s stunning!! Fabulous pics doll 🙂 x

  • Reply Vix May 28, 2014 at 09:28

    Beautiful photos. I adore your hair like that, it looks so long! x

  • Reply PinkCheetahVintage May 28, 2014 at 12:27


  • Reply The Style Crone May 28, 2014 at 13:22

    Beautiful tribute to Grace Kelley! The hair pin is gorgeous, but your creativity made it shine!

  • Reply Val S May 28, 2014 at 13:55

    Tres elegante! The hair accessory looks so chic, but could also be playful. I wish I could do a bouffant.

  • Reply sandra May 28, 2014 at 15:15

    Gorgeous pics! you look so beautiful and I adore your hair like that, the pin is so gorgeous it makes me want to squeal! x x x

  • Reply pastcaring May 28, 2014 at 16:12

    Your hair look gorgeous, and these photos are really beautiful – so elegant! xx

  • Reply jocelina May 28, 2014 at 20:53

    Stunning and very glamorous pics. Amei!

  • Reply Lynsay - Miss West End Girl May 29, 2014 at 21:17

    You look gorgeous, girl! Love that hairpin, it’s very vintage-inspired! You’d expect to see it pop up in an old movie. You wear it well! x

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