Every time I browse through my Pinterest, I would pin at least five vintage photographs to my ‘Vintagerians’ board. More often than not, I found a bunch of old photographs showcasing the enchanting beauty of women from a bygone era. So, that was where the idea came in. I thought I might as well write … Continue reading My Favourite Edwardian Ladies
Over 90 years ago, another oddity was invented. A full-face helmet to block out almost all distractions from your surrounding just so you can stay focus on the task at hand. I don’t know about you but, for some reasons, this funny-looking helmet somehow reminded me of ‘Bananas in Pyjamas’. Introducing, ‘The Isolator’ by Hugo … Continue reading Anti-Distraction Helmet From The 1920’s (Probably Still Relevant Today)
What if I told you that the Maybelline Company was founded by a 19-year-old young man? I know, it's incredible. This guy, namely Thomas Lyle Williams, created Maybelline in 1915. It all began with his older sister, Maybel, who singed her lashes and brows in a kitchen stove fire. She used a mixture of Vaseline … Continue reading Vintage Ads From Forever Ago: Maybelline
Throughout my childhood and teenage life, journaling has always been a part of me. A part of my self-growth and it’s a great therapy too (apart from reading, of course!) I could still remember what was written on the first page of my very first journal, which remains to be a guarded secret! According to … Continue reading Why You Should Keep A Journal?
Zaman remaja saya bukan di era 80-an tetapi saya tahu benda apa yang paling ‘hip’ pada masa itu. Sony Walkman. Sony Walkman merupakan satu-satunya teknologi pada masa itu yang membolehkan mereka mendengar lagu-lagu best, di mana-mana sahaja. Pemain kaset Sony ini juga sangat mudah digunakan dan boleh dijadikan aksesori fesyen pula tu. Jadi, sesiapa yang … Continue reading Peristiwa Yang Mengubah Dunia: Sony Walkman Yang Pertama
The bookmobile is believed to have been originated from Warrington, England in the late 1850s. Thanks to these four-wheelers, the people from remote villages and city suburbs have unlimited access to books. It began as a horse-drawn cart with over 12,000 books in store for its first year of service. Alas, most places have discontinued … Continue reading Vintage Files: Bookmobiles of The Past
Peristiwa yang mengubah dunia: Pembunuhan Archduke Franz Ferdinand dan isterinya.