Date: Aug 2012

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From pendants to perfume bottles... Oxfam Valued's latest gems

Over the years, our generous supporters have donated some truly exquisite items to Oxfam, diamond rings, rare paintings, couture and similar things which make a gal go 'oooh!' Our specialist...

Men's fashion at Leeds Festival 2012

The fields at Leeds were not only filled with fashionistas, the fashion-fellas did not disappoint rockin' some of the freshest threads we've seen all summer. Ian Cassidy's printed...

Style spotting at Leeds Festival 2012

The stylish festival goers at Leeds were out in force this weekend. Here are just a few of the trendy ladies whose style we loved over the weekend. ...

Kelly and Tanya

Festival fun with @OxfamFashion at Leeds 2012

It's August, 15 degrees, cold, wet and windy - and the Oxfam Fashion team thought that this just wouldn't do. It may have been raining outside, but the Festival Shop was experiencing a heat...

Rocking the upcycled look at Leeds Festival

We arrived on site at Leeds Festival on Wednesday and since then have been in a whirlwind of DIY crafts, clothes and music. We spent our first day making cool scarves out of t-shirts donated...

A look into my festival bag with... Jenny Greenwell from Eco Age

  On site at Leeds Festival we caught up with Jenny Greenwell from Eco Age to have a nose at the kind of clothes an eco fashionista wears at a festival.   ...

DIY

How to make infinity scarves

We've spent the day DIYing with the music lovers at Leeds festival. T-shirt infinity scarves are the perfect upcycling trick for novice crafters. Read on to find out how you can make your very...

fashion loved for longer

In Stitches

Still being at sixth form, I tend to build up and mythologise the summer holidays into a never-ending, sunny time of creative pursuits, café visits and charity shop excursions. The reality is rainier,...

fashion loved for longer

Upcycling: the patch

Although I have an increasing interest in ethical and sustainable fashion, I have one problem. I can't resist a good trend. And the issue with trends is that they are inarguably linked to the...

DIY how to... Dip Dye Shorts

With less than a week to go to Reading and Leeds 2012, my pre-festival buzz has definitely kicked in. And this year it is not just about the bands, there is so much going on in the Festival Shop....

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