It's Beyond My Control

Vintage Fashion Blog

Introduction to My Vintage Fashion Blog

Bonjour!

Bonjour!

My name is Dominique de Merteuil, and I'm a vintage fashion blogger. As the founder of It's Beyond My Control, the ultimate vintage fashion guide, I take pride in sharing my knowledge and passion for clothing from the 1930s, 1940s, and 1950s, which I wear daily. There's a whole world of unique vintage pieces waiting to be discovered, so join me on this journey and embrace the beauty of vintage fashion! My credo: Life is too short to wear ordinary clothes!

My Bougie Bottle-Hydrating in Vintage Style

My Bougie Bottle-Hydrating in Vintage Style

Hydrate in vintage style this summer with the best water bottle on the market. Indulge in luxury with the stylish and opulent My Bougie Bottle and the elegant vegan leather sling, the perfect and practical hands-free accessory to compliment your vintage look. The arrival of spring brings with it a renewed sense of energy and excitement. With the increasing warmth…

Reviving Vintage: Best 70s Sunglasses

Reviving Vintage: Best 70s Sunglasses

70s sunglasses are making a comeback, and they’re better and bigger than ever. Whether you prefer large frames or vibrant colours, there’s a perfect pair for you. In this blog post, I’ll focus on some of the most popular styles of 70s sunglasses, with a particular emphasis on the oversized square shape that dominated the era. I’ll also show you…

Best Red Lipsticks for a Glamorous Vintage Look

Best Red Lipsticks for a Glamorous Vintage Look

If you’re looking to create a glamorous vintage look inspired by Old Hollywood, finding the perfect red lipstick is key. There are many shades and formulas to choose from, so it can be overwhelming to know where to start. But don’t worry, I’m here to help you discover the best red lipsticks that will give you that classic, Old Hollywood…