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DIY: Sewing Tips to Make a Vintage Dress Fit

I am forever spotting gorgeous vintages dresses when I go for my weekly rummage in the charity shops but I am often put off from investing in an outfit because it is...

Festival Take Over: DIY Floral Sunglasses

Festival season is the perfect time to express yourself and let your creativity shine through, and we've got the perfect DIY project to jazz up your...

How I Saved £422

Last summer I did an internship at Futerra Sustainability Communications, as the final credit for a degree in communications I was wrapping up. The CEO there Lucy Shea was the self-proclaimed goddess...

How to: Host a Clothes Swap

Have you been to a clothes swap, 'swishing' party or similar before? If not then you're missing out on procuring clothes in an ethical and guilt-free way.  ...

DIY: A Nod to the 90s The Scrunchie

With everything from dungarees to crop tops making a comeback, it's no secret that many of us are coveting looks from the 90s right now. If you love the trend and are struggling...

Getting the Coachella Look

Written by Lorna Burford Coachella is one of the world's most famous music festivals, based out of Indio, California, and is known for having some of...

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: Festival Fringing

Introduce a bit of fringing in to your wardrobe in time for festival season!  You will need: Sewing machine Scissors Chalk ...

DIY: Sew Your Own Contrast Panel Dress

This week I've been slaving over my sewing machine... and loving every minute of it. You see, I've been inspired by the Great British Sewing Bee and watching the show...

DIY: Chain Rings

You will need: • Plated wire • A length of chain • Wire cutters • An item with a similar width to your finger • A nail file ...

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