Liz Atherton

Oxfam Fashion blogger

Liz is currently studying English Language in the Media at Lancaster University.  Despite being a linguistics student on paper, she has an eye for unique customisation and loves to jazz things up. She's a typical northern girl with a shoe string budget, who never stops talking, laughing and exploring vintage fashion in charity shops.

All posts by Liz Atherton

Festival Take Over: The Perfect Festival Outfits

The fabulous British festival season is just around the corner and for us girls that means one thing…major outfit planning! So, I've explored Oxfam's Online Shop and...

My Oxfam Online Summer Picks

For this month's blog post, I decided to step away from my usual DIY fashion and take a closer look at what Oxfam's Online Shop has on offer! From barbecues to beaches, us ladies need outfits...

DIY: Chop Your Top

This month's DIY marks my first year anniversary as an Oxfam fashion blogger! It really is an honour writing for such a big global organisation and encouraging all you lovely...

DIY: Bag & Scarf Embellishment

After hibernating in the library, hacking away at my dissertation for months on end, I've finally decided to make something quirky (yet practical) to carry all my heavy...

DIY: Thank You Cards

Whether we chose to admit it, I'm sure everybody can relate to the childhood excitement that comes over us when it comes to receiving presents at Christmas. But...

Oxfam Lancaster Gift Special

This week I dropped into my local Oxfam store in Lancaster and thought I would treat all you lovely readers to a sneak peak of the gorgeous items they are selling this Christmas! Let's...

Bead up your blouse!

So ladies, we all know that making a statement is essential this season and there are multiple ways of doing it through sustainable fashion. For this month's DIY,...

DIY Vintage Button Embellishment

My favourite outfit during winter is a casual dress, tights, Chelsea boots, a big snuggly scarf and the essential winter coat. However, what happens when you arrive at the coffee shop to...

DIY Floral Pocket Blouse

Although we are nearing the last month or so of potential sunshine, it is still crucial to embrace the acceptability of bright Summer colours on a daily basis. So for this month's...

DIY Customise Your Festival Bag

Festival season of 2013 has certainly kicked off to an amazing start. Our very own Oxfam team have been at the Isle of Wight Festival and Glastonbury over the last few weeks...