THE DAZZLING WORLD OF BURLESQUE FESTIVALS

THE DAZZLING WORLD OF BURLESQUE FESTIVALS

This month @primpmycostume speaks with Canada’s “ambassador of glamour” and headlining burlesque icon Scarlett James. ​Scarlett is also the Founder...
THE DAZZLING WORLD OF BURLESQUE FESTIVALS

THE DAZZLING WORLD OF BURLESQUE FESTIVALS

This month @primpmycostume speaks with Canada’s “ambassador of glamour” and headlining burlesque icon Scarlett James. ​Scarlett is also the Founder...
HATS FOR HALLOWEEN!

HATS FOR HALLOWEEN!

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! But it’s not Christmas - it’s the month of my favourite celebration; Halloween! And I'm making Hats for H...
DRAG QUEEN OUTFITS THAT WILL THRILL YOU!

DRAG QUEEN OUTFITS THAT WILL THRILL YOU!

Many years ago whilst I was starting out on my drag queen outfits with Madame Mu Mu in Maidstone, Kent, I was working with a burlesque performer wh...
LONDON BURLESQUE HAS A HOSTESS WITH THE MOSTESS!

LONDON BURLESQUE HAS A HOSTESS WITH THE MOSTESS!

This month @primpmycostume speaks with London Burlesque “First Lady of Frivolity” Chastity Belt. ​ Chastity is a highly sought-after event host, ca...
WEST END BURLESQUE

WEST END BURLESQUE

This month @primpmycostume speaks with one of London's most prestigious performers and a key figure on the International Burlesque scene. Voted the...
A TITANIC ACHIEVEMENT - DESIGNING ICONIC HATS IN MOVIES

A TITANIC ACHIEVEMENT - DESIGNING ICONIC HATS IN MOVIES

This month’s blog post for the amazing Crystal Parade is one that I have been so excited to do as I shall be interviewing a milliner who is respons...
WEDDING SHOES WITH CRYSTAL TOUCHES!

WEDDING SHOES WITH CRYSTAL TOUCHES!

I love working in the wedding industry, I love working with couples to create a special bespoke item for their wedding. I have particularly love ma...
CRYSTAL TUMBLERS THAT SHINE!

CRYSTAL TUMBLERS THAT SHINE!

I started off my business with a custom bridal shoe and accessories shop but always wanted to branch out into bling accessories that weren’t bridal...
CRAFT STORAGE - STORING YOUR SPARKLE

CRAFT STORAGE - STORING YOUR SPARKLE

I have never met a crystal I don’t like and I honestly wish I could have more. I am such a magpie for anything sparkly and I love coming up with ne...
GOING VOGUE WITH BURLESQUE COSTUMES

GOING VOGUE WITH BURLESQUE COSTUMES

This month @primpmycostume speaks burlesques costumes with a shining star of the London burlesque circuit, the Cyd Charisse for a new generation, D...
CUTE AS A BUTTON CRYSTAL SHOES

CUTE AS A BUTTON CRYSTAL SHOES

Hello and welcome! My name is Helen and I own Cute as a Button Shoes based down in sunny Cornwall, creating amazing crystal shoes, among other thin...
SPICE GIRLS TOUR SHINES WITH CRYSTALS!

SPICE GIRLS TOUR SHINES WITH CRYSTALS!

If memory serves me correctly (and it does - I will NEVER forget this moment), it was a chilly day with that typical damp, grey, cloudy weather we ...
GET YOUR IRISH DANCING OUTFIT READY TO DAZZLE!

GET YOUR IRISH DANCING OUTFIT READY TO DAZZLE!

Fashion and trends change with each season, however, what remains unchanged and thus unique are the costumes of Irish dancers. They are still produ...