Date: Feb 2014

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Second Hand Coats and Jackets

With the days getting colder and colder I decided to take a look through my second hand coat and jacket collection to see what my options are for the chilly weather that's...

Mother Appeal DIY: A heart in my hand cushion tutorial

Do you want to make some amazing things and raise money to give mums around the world the lift they need to change the future?  Now you can...as part of Oxfam's...

Second Hand Treats

With Christmas making a dent in my bank account the past few months, I've been sticking to second hand shopping a lot more than usual recently.  I've been raiding...

Ethical Shopping with Raindrops of Sapphire

This week regular guest blogger Lorna joins us from Raindrops of Sapphire to discuss ethical shopping... Many of us are becoming more conscious as the years go by...

DIY: Swinging Sixties Mini Dress

It seems my secret is out. I'm a little, well a lot, obsessed with all things 60s at the moment. Whether it's ginormous bouffant dos or teeny tiny mini dresses...

Fashion Africa by Jacqueline Shaw: How the African fashion industry is lifting communities out of poverty

This week guest blogger Rachel Kennedy gives us an insight into Jacqueline Shaw's new book 'Fashion Africa' featuring beautiful ethical fashion... The ancient Chinese proverb goes...

Behind the Scenes at Batley

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Mother Appeal: Get Together Craft Blog

Do you want to make some amazing things and raise money to give mums around the world the lift they need to change the future?  Now you can...as part of Oxfam's Mother...

Volunteering at Oxfam Bold Street

Ever wondered what it's like volunteering for Oxfam? Here is a perspective from one of our lovely volunteers, Hannah Dillon, who works at Oxfam Bold Street. Thanks for sharing...

DIY: Valentines Love Ring

This Valentines Day we have the perfect DIY for you... Follow this simple step-by-step to create a gorgeous Love ring for you to wear on the special day : ) You...

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