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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...

Wrapping up for Winter

As the days grow shorter, the high street is filling with plenty of winter wardrobe treats. For shoppers on a budget, here are the three winter essentials to look out for in...

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...

A Circle of Style

Today, as Huntress London (me & my blog) join hands with charity shop royalty (Oxfam), I'm thinking about fashionable partnerships. I am honored and thrilled to be part...

The BEST(ival) End to the Season

SOB! The summer season is drawing to a close for the Oxfam festival team, not only are we saying goodbye to our jam packed season of festivals for another year but also the...

My Oxfam Online Shop Wish List

As a self-confessed second hand shop addict, I find it nearly impossible to walk past a charity or thrift shop without going in and having a rummage. So when the shops shut,...

Vintage Friday

Whether it was a tea dress from the 40s, to 80s shoulder pads - Vintage Friday brought out the good and the great from our wardrobes. Lots of Oxfam shops around the country set up vintage...

Oxfam Mill Road does #VintageFriday

Blog post by Oxfam Mill Road's social media and marketing officer, Jemima Willcox and Sophie May. Here at Oxfam Mill Road we want to prove to you that charity shop clothes are not just...

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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