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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 36: Evette Dubois Lingerie

robeGlamorous, luxurious and captivating are all words to describe the work of Melissa Heart.

She is the latest in a long family line of seamstress and is channeling the skills her grandmother learnt working in the fashion industry in the 1950’s and 60’s to create beautiful pieces today.

She is the creative mind behind Evette Dubois Lingerie.

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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 32: Rollin’ Ragdolls

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Time to swap camper trailer wheels for roller skates.

It’s time for the last stop on our virtual vintage voyage month of June.

Today we have not one, not two but three incredible people for you to meet!

Ladies and gentlemen meet the Rollin’ Ragdolls! 

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Episode 30: Shanghai Art Deco

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Right now I am travelling through China with my husband and creative podcast soundboard Scott.

So what better to celebrate going on an adventure than to take you with me!

So this week on the podcast we are going on a walking tour around Shanghai with Patrick Cranley from Shanghai Art Deco. 
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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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