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Christmas Takeover DIY Festive Wreath

By Cassie from Cassiefairy.com Christmas starts here! As soon as bonfire night has finished, that is the start to my festive season. Some may say it's too...

DIY: Ripped Jeans

 A piece of clothing that is set to hit the high streets this Autumn/winter is ripped jeans! They seem to be everywhere, but the problem is the price that some of the bigger...

Back to School Fashion: The Case of the Sleeveless Cardigan

How exciting to write my first post for the Oxfam Fashion Blog! I am looking forward to sharing my passion for London's charity shops with you! ...

DIY: Halloween Costume-Circus Theme

Cats, witches, skeletons, zombie brides; costumes for Halloween come in all shapes and degrees of horror. There is nothing more satisfying than putting a costume together yourself,...

My Oxfam Outfit of the Day: Pattern Shirt

This month, I started a new job and started to hunt around Oxfam for perfect shirts for work. Something I can wear in the day, loose and comfortable- but...

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: WOMAD Style Spotting - The Trendsetters

WOMAD festival showcases an amazing mix of music and performances from around the world, with this eclectic fusion comes incredible style! The fashionistas were out in the force,...

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...

Oxfam and Dawn O'Porter team up to promote vintage fashion

It's an exciting time for vintage fans with the Channel 4 programme This Old Thing showcasing the joys of second hand shopping and Dawn's new book, which accompanies the show delves into the history behind...

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