New Year, Same Clothes

Dress: Crisis, Jacket & Bag: Oxfam, Boots & Hat: ASOS Last year, I continued to pottle about charity shops. I continued to favour them for their uniqueness, value and sheer bloody amazing-ness. I also continued to favour my existing second-hand purchases. One of those second-hand outfits I reached for again…

Emmaus Round II

Dress: Emmaus Lambeth, Bag & Belt: Oxfam, Top: New Look (Similar), Boots: ASOS (Similar-ish!) Before Christmas I headed to a charity shop called Emmaus not only for a good ol’ mooch around their wonderful charity shops, but also to learn more about the charity. As well as coming away with…

Danceable Investment Buys

Coat: Cancer Research Charity Shop, Jumper & Bag: Oxfam, Jeans: River Island (Old & DIY’d), Boots: Simply Be*, Hat: ASOS  For me, January the 1st always arrives with resolutions, a little re-evaluation of how many potato’s I have eaten over the previous 2 weeks – and a hangover. This year…

2017 Round-Up: Charity Shop Outfits

And in a flash, it’s 2018! It’s January the 2nd. I’m still at the stage of the year where I’m thinking that 2018 will bring, as a certain Miss Jones would say, ‘A new year, a brand new me’. But a slightly less tired, intoxicated and mince pie filled me…

Emmaus: A Festive Party Outfit

Skirt & Top: Emmaus A few weeks ago I got jumped onto the DLR, alighting at All Saints. I crossed the road and headed for Emmaus to search for the perfect festive outfit. It wasn’t long before I spotted a few sequins, one of the requirements of a festive outfit.…

#2ndHandGlam: Tips for Charity Shopping

Coat: Cancer Research Charity Shop, Jumper: Oxfam, Skirt (Gift but Similar), Boots: ASOS (Sold Out but Similar), Hat: ASOS Last Thursday I took part in the #2ndhandglam Twitter chat. This chat was hosted by @ClothesforGood. Always one to jump at the chance of chatting all clothes second-hand, I opened Twitter at…

Second-Hand Pies & DIY’s

Coat: Cancer Research, Bag & Top: Oxfam, Skirt: H&M (Old but Similar), Boots & Hat: ASOS Last year I fell in love with faux patent and leather skirts. Worn with huge ol’ knitted jumpers, thick black tights and boots, I felt they were the perfect way to make a super…