Fashion On A Ration at IWM North

Fashion On A Ration: 1940s Street Style is a brand new exhibition which documents the style of 1940s Britain, charting the trends and revealing fascinating stories from what is often just thought of as a dark period of history. On Saturday I was invited to the Imperial War Museum North, home to the exhibition, to attend the Fashion On the Ration Weekender and take a peek at this exciting exhibition.

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Save Lancashire’s Museums

I don’t often deviate from the subject of beauty on my blog but one of my huge passions is the Arts, heritage and education so when I heard the Lancashire County Council plan on making massive budget cuts, which include the closure of dozens of local libraries and completely pulling the funding of five museums in the area, I was livid and wanted to put my view forward. I do hope my regular readers aren’t put off by my off-topic, bit of a rant, but here goes.

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