50’s Makeup: All About that Winged Liner

Hello dolls, As you’ve probably noticed, winged liner is one of the hallmarks of that perfect 50’s-inspired pinup look. Luckily, the gorgeous makeup technique has made a resurgence in the last few years, which means there are now more products  available than ever to help you achieve that perfect flick. I’ve experimented with all sorts of…

The Benefits of Dressing Vintage-Inspired

Hi Dolls, I’ve written before about how I’d first gotten into dressing vintage, particularly 40’s and 50’s inspired, but I want to let you know about all the positive things it’s brought about for me: 1) Gaining confidence in expressing myself I’ve mentioned before how I grew up in a small town where everyone pretty…

How To: Bold 50’s-Styled Brows

Hello my darlings, Here is my step-by-step guide on how I make my eyebrows look super bold for when I’m all done up. Word of warning, I don’t make my eyebrows so fierce unless I’m going to do a full face of make-up, otherwise it looks quite overwhelming. Step 1: After applying any face make…

Why I Dress Vintage-Inspired

Good morning, dolls! I figured that the best way to get into writing this blog is to share with you my story about how I started to dress, and live, a vintage-inspired life… Ever since I can remember I have always been fascinated with the aesthetic of decades passed. When I was in elementary school…

Hello, Dolls!

My name is KirstieMyDear, and I created this blog as a further avenue to communicate with all of you. I started out on Instagram a few months ago posting pictures of my makeup looks and my 50’s-inspired outfits. A few weeks ago I was featured on Buzzfeed as one of 11 women recognized for my unique…