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D.I.Y Upcycled Pancake Day Apron

Spring is just around the corner, and one of my favourite customs around this time of year is Pancake Day (or Shrove Tuesday), which traditionally is all about using up leftover ingredients in preparation...

DIY: Cropping a Jacket

Shortening a coat or jacket can be easy and gives it a fresh look.   Decide where you'd like the new hem line to be.   We're just cutting...

DIY Jumper Neckline

Here at the Oxfam Shop in New St Huddersfield, we're customising unsold clothes for resale and would like to share some ideas…we've called it "up-cycling straight from the laundry basket". ...

DIY Christmas Crackers

For too long we've been buying off the shelf, ready-made crackers. How often have we thrown away the toys without a second thought?! Well, here's where Oxfam have had a stroke of inspiration...

DIY Christmas Skirt

November turned to December without me even realising. The temperature dropped and the mince pies edged their way onto the supermarket shelves. In light of all these changes I was reminded to look...

D.I.Y Snowman Jumper

Take one plain pullover and make it into a Christmas jumper for less than £5. As soon as I found this baby blue jumper I was inspired to create a snowy scene and I popped out to pick up some supplies...

Love Your Clothes '12 Jumpers of Christmas' Competition!

The Love Your Clothes '12 Jumpers of Christmas' Competition! Research from Love Your Clothes has revealed that over ten million people in the UK are likely to buy a Christmas jumper...

Check Shirt DIY

 By Paloma in Disguise I picked up this oversized check shirt many years ago in my local Oxfam and have definitely got my money's worth - from wearing it with cut-off Levi's...

From Business to Bardot

Lately I have been loving all things Bardot on the high-street. There are so many beautiful off the shoulder tops and dresses. In order to bring a little of the Bardot into my wardrobe, I decided...

5 Minute DIY: Tank Top to Waistcoat

Over the past few months I have been searching for a simple black waistcoat to pair with cream lace dresses and black denim cut-offs to complete the perfect festival outfit. Having not found the...

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