Back to the future; Take inspiration from a bygone era with some of these retro-style favourites, writes EMMA JOHNSON.
Who's for tea?... This cute Ben de Lisi teapot would not have looked out of place in the post-war years. Find it at Debenhams priced PS23.
Crystal clear... These Forties heirloom-style earrings may look like you found them in your grandma's jewellery box but are just PS25 from glitzysecrets.com | Doctor on call... This classic doctor-style bag in red leather is roomy enough to hold all your essentials and looks cool too.
Priced PS26.99 from A-shu.co.uk | Go dotty... One-piece swimsuits are in fashion again and this Fifties shape is super-sexy. Priced PS26 at Dorothy Perkins.
In the bag... Keep your pot rouge and panstick to hand in this Paisley park oil cloth make-up bag, PS6.95 from www.dotcomgiftshop.com | Shady dealings... Wayfarer sunglasses never go out of style. This tortoiseshell pair is PS8 from Bank fashion (www.bankfashion.co.uk).
Palm sugar... This beachy T-shirt from Burton evokes memories of Elvis movies and Hawaiian sunsets. Priced PS18 (www.burton.com).
Silver slippers... In these Fifties-style platform slingbacks you are ready to rock and roll. Priced PS75 by Bertie at House of Fraser and Debenhams.
Dazling display... It could belong to a Russian tsarina but this crystal and coral necklace is yours for PS30 at Dorothy Perkins (www.dorothyperkins.com).
Dress to impress... Get those pin curls in and travel back to the Forties in this poppy print Penelope dress, PS60 from Simply Be (www.simplybe.co.uk).
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|Publication:||Coventry Evening Telegraph (England)|
|Date:||May 30, 2013|
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