Monochrome in Charity Shop

Skirt: Oxfam, Top & Shoes: New Look, Shirt: Primark (Similar) This is almost definitely the last time you see my bare legs over on this blog until 2016. Whilst taking these snaps my eyes started filling with water, goosebumps rose on my arms and I made a mental note to…

Joules X Design A Welly Competition

As soon the word ‘charity’ is mentioned in a sentence I start to listen. Throw in the words ‘design’ and ‘competition’ and I am all ears – well, hearing aids as my ears ain’t so good. Joules have recently launched a competition in which you can win a luxury break…

Oxfam and a little more Oxfam

Skirt, Top & Belt: Oxfam, Shoes: Dr Martens On a charity shop route around about a month ago I picked up this skirt from Oxfam (originally Topshop) for a fiver. Knowing it would be one of those items I could easily incorporate into my wardrobe, I hotfooted off to the…

Insta-Update #3

My Instagram Account After a posting a few Insta-Updates a while ago (here & here) I felt that it was time for another one. I am a big Instagram fan as it’s the easiest way to whip my charity shop purchases out the bag as soon as I get home…

The Prospect Hospice Charity Shop

Jeans & Shirt: Prospect Hospice, T-Shirt: Oxfam, Shoes: H&M (Similar) Usually I avoid the jeans section of shops, I don’t even bother looking because chances are they will be too long/short/wa-hay too much effort but after unintentionally (but happily) scouting these out in my local charity shop I was pretty…

A charity shop outfit

Top, Belt & Skirt: Oxfam, Shoes: New Look (Similar) It seems that these days I don’t realise that I’m wearing an entirely thrifted outfit (minus the shoes) until I start blogging about it. Today’s outfit is an entirely Oxfam outfit. The t-shirt was originally from & Other Stories which is a brand…

A little Charity Shop DIY

 Skirt: Charity Shop DIY’d, Shirt: Oxfam, Boots*: Shoe Zone This skirt was made for the second part of my first fashion DIY post for CLIC Sargent (you can see the shirt part of the DIY here here). My post should be up on their blog, Fix Up Look Sharp, soon. I wore this…