★ Party Like It’s 1939 – I’m Back, Baby!
~ Announcements

★ Party Like It’s 1939 – I’m Back, Baby!

★ Ladies and Gentlemen, with the start of this new year, it gives me very great pleasure to announce that Velvet Limelight is back with a new look! I’ve missed posting while I’ve been sprucing up and sorting out, and I can’t wait to get back to sharing all sorts of vintage… Continue reading

★ ‘The Exile’ by T.C. Gotch (1930)
~ Arts and Culture / ~ Things of the Past

★ ‘The Exile’ by T.C. Gotch (1930)

★ I absolutely love this stunning painting from 1930, entitled ‘The Exile’, by Thomas Cooper Gotch. The colours are so vivid, and such an unusual combination – crimson, French pink and gold – it really is incredibly striking. The gold in particular does a lot for this colour palette… Continue reading