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Episode 39: True Crime Historian

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Photo: Emily Simer Braun

It’s amazing when two of your passions can come together!

This is what happens in this episode thanks to Richard Jones from the True Crime Historian podcast.

Just like you might collect vintage clothing, homewares or furniture, Richard collects stories of vintage criminals!

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Episode 35: Paris Brown

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Paris Brown’s great grandparents lived through a lot; war, depression, innovation and modernisation.

They saw tv and the internet develop, presidents assassinated, nations recover from war and man walk on the moon, how can you not be inspired by that!

It’s not surprising Paris now lives a modern vintage life.
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Episode 33: Kitty Von Tastique

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Alright hands up. Who here has tried one of those diets that seem to good to be true?

You are not alone. In fact people have been trying fad diets since the early 20th Century.

This week on This Retro Life we delve into vintage fitness and nutrition with Kitty Von Tastique .
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Episode 31: Vintage Camper Trailers

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It’s time for stop three on our virtual vintage voyage!

Pack a bag we are going on a roadtrip.

Think of your perfect vintage camper trailer, the classic car you want pulling it and that’s our ride this week.

We’re off to California, America to meet Paul Lacitinola from Vintage Camper Trailers! 
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Episode 29: Miss Sixties Twist

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For the month of June we are taking you on a virtual vintage tour of the world.

Each week you’ll meet someone who is living in vintage life in different countries. You’ll get to hear about their local vintage scene and be inspired by their retro events.

Our first stop is Barcelona, Spain to meet Miss Sixties Twist.
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Episode 28: Melbourne Record Club

unnamed (3)How big is your vinyl record collection?

There is no doubt there is something incredible about playing records with friends in our lounge rooms. But what if you could take your favourite records, head to a swanky bar and hit the turntables for the night.

Thanks to the Melbourne Record Club and Leif van den Dungen you can!

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Episode 20: Miss Melanie

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I first found Melanie on instagram and was instantly drawn to her pinup style and posts about her sweet pooch Archie. 

But when I started learning more about her (in a completely non creepy podcast research kind of way) a whole world opened up around me.

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