Over the years music and fashion has changed but one thing that has never totally disappeared is our love and fascination for the 50’s and it’s lifestyle. Today, Miss Happ takes all these classic influences, mixes them & brings you a range of clothing for the girl with a desire to be an individual.
Miss Happ is a local, original, South African produced and designed clothing and accessory range. Find us at our retail store, Retrospective, 215 Long Street, Cape Town
For all the ladies who have been waiting, you can now
get our latest Nancy Strawberry print dress in our store! Sizes Small
(8) - XLarge (14). Price is R1110.00.
Our classic Nancy dress with Pretty Cherry print as the primary fabric has a contrast shawl collar in white as the secondary fabric. This
combination is true to the Rockabilly style that we are so passionate
about. Nipped in the waist and a super flared hem. Front is a wrap front. Side entry Zipper
Perfect for that summer picnic in the park. Dress it down with flats or heels for a night out.
And Looky here!! Our ever popular Cherry Starla Flared skirt is now
restocked in sizes S - XLarge. Price R750.00. A great wardrobe staple!
Designed and Manufactured by Miss Happ in Cape Town, South Africa
Shop at 215 Long Street or order it via mail order by email us: email@example.com OR shop online via Etsy
Our Boss lady, Mandy M has always been passionate about bygone era's & especially the 40s and 50's. As for back as 1994 she was taking influences from the 1940's and mixing them up in her design projects while studying!
Have an look at some of these stunning gals from the 40's and a beautiful glimpse into a past where it was about woman dressing like woman, amazing hair and red lips. To see more, click HERE on the original post
Time to help a gal out! You might have seen our boss lady Mandy M Pinup talking about Pin Up: The Movie, well now we only have just 2 days to help them get to the
next stage of their Crowd funding campaign. This will just take 1min of your time
& won't cost you a thing!!!
What is the documentry all about? Pin-Up! The Movie (working title) is the next film from
TaylorCatProductions. The film explores the world of the modern pin-up,
following women who live the lifestyle and those who want to enter into
the world...and I want to help make this happen!
WHAT DO YOU HAVE TO DO?
1. Head to their SEED & SPARK Campaign
2. REGISTER & LOG ON then,
2. Click FOLLOW! Yup! THAT EASY.
By doing this you will help them get to 500 followers, and thus onto
the next stage in their crowd funding campaign AND I get an opportunity
to possibly be in their movie too
We had the chance to sit down with our Miss Happ boss Lady, Mandy M to get the inside scoop on one of her (many) latest projects....VINTAGE HAIR STYLING!
This is what she had to say..
"I have always loved experimenting with my own hair and make-up, but only recently starting doing it for other lovely guys and gals.
Last year April I attended a Vintage Hair styling workshop while I was in Vegas for Viva Las Vegas held by Tony Medina aka His Vintage Touch - a Master at authentic Vintage Hair and so inspirational. I can literally say that his workshop was a turning point for me and the techniques I used on my own hair. Looking back now, I can see how much I improved in just one short year when it came to styling my own hair in vintage styles.
And then this year I started specializing in authentic vintage hair styling, and I must admit I sort of fell into it, but have loved every minute of it.
Once I perfect the styles and techniques on myself, then I was just dying to get my hands on …
We are almost half way through the year! Where has the time gone. We
have been super busy and just this month officially launched our Vintage
studio Metropolis Vintage Studio
located inside our store, Retrospective Cape Town. This has been a long standing passion of the owner Mandy Milne for many years, so we are super excited to see this Authentic Vintage studio right here in our own city!
Metropolis Vintage Studio is a photo studio in the great Metropolis, Cape Town. Take a step
back to the Golden Era, to a time when lipstick and curls were a gals
It's all about YOU, whether it's just you or, you and your gal pals, each experience promises to take you back in time and ensures that you get the treatment of the Hollywood Stars of yesteryear.
We have a gifted team of professionals that we work with to bring you
only the most Authentic, vintage inspired photos in all their Pinup
glory! Each Photoshoot booked included full Authentic hair and
make-up and onse…