3 different takes on vintage fashion and lifestyle, through photography and crafts

Quaintrelle Life

Retro lifestyle tips to match your retro wardrobe. Quaintrelle life is an old school ladies book dedicated to anachronistic lifestyles. Vintage fashion,craft and lifestyle articles and tutorials added every month from easy retro hair styling to 18th century craft revivals everything a vintage loving girl out of time needs to know!

Dolly Daydream

Because you're never too old to play with dolls. Tutorials and gallery pages dedicated to vintage fashion and style in miniature. Learn how to build a BJD from scratch, customize a fashion doll or just check out the plastic pin up photography.

Dolly Daydream


Since 2002 Vivcore has been making and studying the art of tsumami kanzashi. kanzashicore shares some of the pieces made in over a decade of silk pinching. Traditional and contemporary kanzashi galleries, kanzashi tutorials and retro fashion influenced by old Japan.