Miss Fortune’s Christmas Pinup, Frankii Wilde!

Frankii Wilde, wearing Miss Fortune

Merry Christmas one and all! We hope you are all having a lovely festive time! Our Christmas shoot this year is with pinup Frankii Wilde. With photography by Frankii Foto. Frankii wears Breton Stripe Jumper & Denim Swing trousers. Frankii wears … Continue reading

Our 2015 Shopping Guide for Small Business Saturday!

I am really passionate about supporting small business and UK made goods!  Today is Small Business Saturday in the UK and I wanted to share with you some of my favourite small businesses! Something Cute! 1: Little Miss Delicious http://www.littlemissdelicious.comContinue reading

10 Christmas Shopping Recommendations for Small Business Saturday

I am really passionate about supporting small business and UK made goods!  I have been planning a little Christmas shopping guide and 6th December being Small Business Saturday in the UK seem like the perfect day to post it!

*** Something Cute! ***

1: Little Miss Delicious

www.littlemissdelicious.com
www.facebook.com/littlemissdelicious
Hand made, mouthwateringly tasty, jewellery and accessories!  Everything on their website is super cute and fun but these are a couple of our favourites …

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The fast food charm bracelet and the battenburg cake necklace.
I hear there is also a Christmas collection in development currently!
Little Miss Delicious


*** Something Bloomin’ Marvellous! ***

2: Diablo Jo

www.diablojos.com/home
www.facebook.com/Diablojos
Most of my favourite hair flowers from my collection are from Diabo Jo! She also makes fascinators and a range of other gift products.
Diablo Jo
Diablo Jo


*** Something Kustom! ***

3: Clumsy

http://www.clumsykate.com
www.facebook.com/clumsykate
The unique illustrations of Clumsy Kate printed on to fabric and burnt & inked onto wood.
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If your Christmas tree isn’t adorned with a happy Mexican cactus then it isn’t properly decorated, is it?! ha ha


Something Kreepy!

4: Dollies Little Folies

www.etsy.com/shop/Dollieslittlefolies
www.facebook.com/dollieslittlefolies
Take a trip to the dark side with Dollie’s handmade hair flowers, accessories and necklaces.
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*** Something Classy! ***

5: Luxulite

www.etsy.com/shop/luxulite
https://www.facebook.com/Luxulite
Bring some glamour and mid century style to Christmas with the wonderful handmade jewellery from Luxulite.
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New stock is listed every week to their Etsy shop so there’s always something different to choose from!


*** Something For Every ‘Billy Girl! ***

6: Dolly Cool

www.etsy.com/shop/dollycool
www.facebook.com/dollycooljewels
Dolly Cool have a great selection of hand made rockabilly and tattoo inspired accessories; necklaces, hair clips, earrings, head scarves, rings and more! I have several of the head scarves!
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*** Something Made To Measure ***

9: Wednesday March

www.wednesdaymarch.com
www.facebook.com/wednesdaymarch

Treat yourself or someone you know to a fab, made to measure frock from south west seamstress, Wednesday March!
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*** Something Indulgent! ***

We have a couple of options for you if you would like to treat someone to an experience they’ll never forget, a pinup make over!

8: Flashes and Lashes

www.flashesandlashes.com
www.facebook.com/flashesandlashes
Our photographer, Luna Photography, teams up with make up artist Miss Moo to bring you Flashes and Lashes!
Choose from one of 3 packages which include hair, make up and images.
The Flashes & Lashes studio is in central Nottingham.
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9: Frankii & Gerry’s Retro Photo Studio

http://frankiiandgerrys.com
www.facebook.com/frankiiandgerrysretrostudio
Our fabulous model Frankii Wilde is also a photographer and she teams up with Gerry, owner of Glamour Bunny, to bring you a pinup photo experience in their Newcastle studio.  Here’s a few examples of theirs photo sets and makeovers.
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*** Somewhere Great To Shop! ***

10: The Mid Century Christmas Market

Saturday 14th December – London, UK.
Facebook Event:
www.facebook.com/events/1560708840807245

Mid Century Christmas Market
“Make sure you have your Christmas list at the ready when you step through the doors of the Mid Century Market because the glitz and glamour of the 1950s is brought back to life with the array of garments, sparkling jewellery and atomic home ware for one day only.”
Mid Century Christmas Market
Mid Century Christmas Market


So, there you have it! 10 great options for supporting small UK businesses this Christmas time!  

Don’t forget to also check out our website this Christmas for all you party dress and present needs!

www.missfortune.co.uk

Miss Fortune at Christmas

SALE! Get 30% off at Miss Fortune!

Miss Fortune christmas discount code

SALE! SALE! SALE! 30% OFF EVERYTHING!
Our post Christmas Sale is now on!
Get 30% off using CODE: SALE30 at checkout!
26th November – 5th January.
www.missfortune.co.uk

Terms & Conditions:
* Offer is only valid for retail customers, not wholesale customers.
* Offer is valid until midnight, UK time, on Sunday 5th January 2014.
* 30% discount applies to goods total but not to shipping.
* Offer can be used more than once.
* Offer is available to retail customers worldwide.
* 30% can be applied to all item for sale on the website.
* Offer is only applicable to items purchased though www.missfortune.co.uk

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year from Miss Fortune!

Miss Fortune at Christmas

We’d like to wish everyone Merry Christmas and Happy New year from Miss Fortune!

So in love with this image of Frankii Wilde, Zara Ann & Little Gem by Miss Rain Photography!

The ladies are wearing (from left to right): Minx Dress, Betty Bow Dress & Zara Dress

Find them all at: www.missfortune.co.uk

What this space on Boxing Day for details of our post Christmas sale!

It’s time to celebrate! We have dresses for your Christmas & New Year parties!

Still looking for that perfect dress for your Christmas or New Year party?!  Check out the selection of dresses from Miss Fortune’s Autumn/Winter collection!

Betty Bow Swing Dress
The glamorous Betty Bow Swing Dresses in Red or Purple
Find them here:
http://www.missfortune.co.uk/xcs/index.php?app=gbu0&ns=brandshow&ref=bettybow&sid=ywdo5xk123t6l49l04c147220pu394t3

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Zara Dresses
Like funky patterns? Try our Zara Dress in Flamingo, Leopard or Peacock.Find them here:
http://www.missfortune.co.uk/xcs/index.php?app=gbu0&ns=brandshow&ref=zara&sid=ywdo5xk123t6l49l04c147220pu394t3

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Carrie DressAtomic Wiggle Dress
Indulge your wild wide side with the Atomic Wiggle Dress in Leopard (right) or the new Carrie Dress (left) which is coming soon to the website!
Find the Atomic Wiggle dress here:
http://www.missfortune.co.uk/xcs/index.php?app=gbu0&ns=brandshow&ref=Atomic&sid=ywdo5xk123t6l49l04c147220pu394t3
You’ll find the Carrie Dress here once it is in stock:http://www.missfortune.co.uk/xcs/index.php?app=gbu0&ns=brandshow&ref=carrie&sid=ywdo5xk123t6l49l04c147220pu394t3

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Shirt Dress - HorrorStep over to the dark side with our Horror Print Shirt Dress!
Find it here:
http://www.missfortune.co.uk/xcs/index.php?app=gbu0&ns=brandshow&ref=Shirtdress&sid=ywdo5xk123t6l49l04c147220pu394t3

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Fins Dress - Black

Fins Dress - RedReally make a statement in our Fins Dress, which is coming soon to the website!
Once in stock you will find it here:
http://www.missfortune.co.uk/xcs/index.php?app=gbu0&ns=brandshow&ref=fins&sid=ywdo5xk123t6l49l04c147220pu394t3

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Hope you all enjoy the party season! If you have any snaps of you in your Miss Fortune outfit over the festive period email them to info@missfortune.co.uk and we’ll add them to our customer gallery!

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To find out more about Miss Fortune check out:
www.missfortune.co.uk

Our Minx Dresses as modelled by Bernie Dexter and The Speak Easy Three

Our duchess satin Minx Dresses have been getting around recently!

We have recently had some great photos of the dress from American pinup model Bernie Dexter, which we are loving!!

Bernie Dexter in our Minx Dress
Photo by: Levi Dexter

 

We have also a photo of all girl vocal group The Speakeasy Three in the dress!  Stunning!

Check them out at: www.thespeakeasythree.co.uk

The Speakeasy Three
Photo by: Russell Bell

With the festive season upcoming these are great glam dresses to wear to a Christmas or New Years Party!
They come in 2 colourways, red/black and black/blue and you can buy them on our website here:
http://www.missfortune.co.uk/xcs/index.php?app=gbu0&ns=brandshow&ref=minx&sid=m01fkxr41hah9pu0wz232ury75890w96

Minx Dress
Minx dress 5 comp

 

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Find all our collection at:
www.missfortune.co.uk

This Week At Miss Fortune: JANUARY SALE!

Well, well, well, that’s Christmas passed for another year!  Time to look towards 2013 and of course the best part of a new year is January sales!!

We are currently running 20% off everything on our website with code JANSALE until 15th January!

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POSTING DAYS!

Just a reminder that we will be posting out on Friday 28th December but then no orders will go out until Wednesday 2nd January.

This Week At Miss Fortune: Win A Scarlett Top with Bizarre Magazine, Pre Xmas Discount Code and New Year Discount Voucher

Here is your weekly update from the desk of Miss Fortune!

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WIN! WIN!  WIN!
Would you like to win a red/white Scarlett Top in your size?! You can enter this competition with Bizarre Magazine to win a host of goodies from 6 great brands including a Scarlett Top from our good selves!  To enter the competition click the link below and enter by 21st December!

http://www.bizarremag.com/news-and-videos/news-and-events/12280/competition.html

Scarlett red

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Discount Voucher!

All orders placed on our website www.missfortune.co.uk from now until Christmas will receive a limited edition Miss Fortune Christmas card containing a 15% discount voucher for use after Christmas, up until the end of January!

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Not Finished Your Christmas Shopping?!

UK customers have until Thursday 20th December at 3pm to get their orders in for pre Christmas delivery, if you’re still in a panicking about what to buy or have stretched your budget a little … and who hasn’t, right?! We’re here to help!!

Use code NEARLYXMAS at the checkout to get 15% off your order from now until the end of the day on 21st December!

Merry Christmas!

This Week At Miss Fortune: New Sourpuss, new Ivory Sheri Cardigans & Vintage Life Discount Code!

We are starting a weekly update post so we’re not posting updates all the time for new products and bugging the people who are signed up by email!

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So, apart from the new Simple Pleasures skirt we recently blogged about here:
https://missfortuneuk.wordpress.com/2012/11/28/new-simple-pleasures-leopard-print-pencil-skirt-now-in-stock

We also need to let you know about the new issue of Vintage Life Magazine, issue 25 which is in the shops from 29th November has Miss Fortune advert with a 10% discount code that you use on our website until 10th January 2013, so that helps out with the Christmas shopping and with spending your Christmas money!

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New in stock this week we have the Sheri Cardigan in a new colour – Ivory!
Sheri cardi Ivory

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Finally! We have have an awesome delivery of new Sourpuss goodies!! Lots of great stocking fillers here!  (sorry, it’s less than a month till Christmas, we have to keep plugging it … just in case you somehow forgot!)

Sourpuss

All in stock now at http://www.missfortune.co.uk

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