How to be a good burlesque audience

So ... I have been to quite a few burlesque shows over the last few years, and I've also been backstage at many burlesque shows as well (by the way ... it's a marvellous place to be!) and so I've come up with a few tips which, if you follow them, will make you a … Continue reading How to be a good burlesque audience

Winter essentials …

This post was inspired by the "summer essentials" tag I did last summer. Anyway, because I enjoyed putting that one together so much,  I decided to do a winter version ... and here it is! 1) What is your ultimate winter party season lip product? Jeffree Star's Velour Liquid Lipstick in Red Rum.  Sooooo good for that glamorous pop … Continue reading Winter essentials …

It’s a beautiful thing …

Firstly let's start by mentioning that I am a HUGE Dita Von Teese fan - no surprise there!  The reason I mention this, is that I read her new book over the Christmas holidays (Your Beauty Mark - read it, you'll love it!) - in it she advocates having a gorgeous compact to make you … Continue reading It’s a beautiful thing …

My 2016 Vision board

Do you have a vision board?  I LOVE mine ... it's in my dressing room and, as you do with vision boards - I love to cover it with the things that make me happy.  In fact, I'm not 100% sure it's a vision board as such; it's more a space that I collect things … Continue reading My 2016 Vision board

2015: The Highlight Reel – part two

This is part two of my post summarising what was, in many ways, a very sparkly and wonderful year for MumptyStyle!  You can read the first part here. Herewith, Mumpty's highlight reel - part two; July In which I purchased and reviewed my Erstwilder Oscar Wildenfox brooch, purchased from the darling Pinned on You; did … Continue reading 2015: The Highlight Reel – part two

Serioxyl review

So back at the very beginning of October my friend, who is a beauty blogger,  gave me this three-part hair densifying system called Serioxyl to try.  And try it I did! Now I must admit, I've been a bit naughty and haven't followed the instructions 100% but I am confident in saying that after at least two … Continue reading Serioxyl review

A short and sweet Christmas lust list

I love reading other people's Christmas Lust Lists, so I thought I'd put together a quick little one of my own.  And here it is ... Of course Dita's new book right?  Because a) we've been waiting for it for ages; b) just look at it and c) just look at her. These - by B.a.i.t … Continue reading A short and sweet Christmas lust list

Five fabulous frocks on Friday

It's been a loooong time since I published anything here on MumptyStyle as things have been super-busy lately, but I thought I'd quickly whip up this little post to celebrate frocks!  Because who doesn't love a good frock? Frock number one: Dita von Teese in THAT frock by Zac Posen Wow - just wow.  Dita's … Continue reading Five fabulous frocks on Friday

Numpty’s (ever-so-current) “Pinup Wishlist”

'Ya know right back when I started my blog, I posted this graphic - "How to Spot a Pinup Girl"? Well ... I thought I'd go through each of these individual components of the Pinup Girl, and tell you Mumpty's current wish list from that "genre" shall we say. So - I'm starting at the … Continue reading Numpty’s (ever-so-current) “Pinup Wishlist”