Subject: charity shops

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Tartan Time

This month I'm in love with tartan. On my travels I found this great little tartan scarf- I just had to blog about it. These scarves are everywhere at the moment, but I found one in my local...

J is for Jumpers

Charity shops are a great place to find jumpers that will warm you up for the chilly start of the year. I've collected many over the years and I wanted to share some with you…   ...

Personal Style by the Book

I find second-hand shopping wildly inspiring; the way in which charity shop clothing hangs on the rails one unique piece after another - patterns clashing, colours mis-matching, textures...

DIY Easy Beaded Jumper

Easy Beaded Jumper DIY Here's a quick and easy way to jazz up a plain and simple jumper into something more fun and unique to you.  You will need: • A jumper or cardigan ...

Oxfam bookshops blog

Today, I'm stepping out of fashion for a minute but I'm staying in the Oxfam world. I've been wearing second hand clothes for more than two years now and I feel my style has really...

The Shirt Edit

I have a confession. I'm a shirt-a-holic. If I spot a shirt when browsing around Oxfam, the odds that I will buy that shirt are pretty high. I have only noticed my need to pair everything with...

Perfect Party Dresses

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Get The Look: Nineties

For better or for worse, remnants of the nineties are resurfacing in today's popular culture. House music and (sigh) boy bands are top of the agenda, but the most visible feature of 'the...

My Oxfam Outfit of the Day- The morning after a charity shopping day

We have all had those nights out- spent too much money? Not enough sleep? One too many cocktails? Well this month I found a way to make the morning after taste a bit sweeter…..  ...

Converting a High Street Shopper

As a fan of all things vintage and quirky, I take for granted how easily I find clothes in charity shops. I struggle to leave a charity shop without buying something. My lovely friend Natalie, however,...

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