Love not Landfill

In the UK each week 38 million tonnes of clothing are bought each week and 11 million go into landfill. Love not Landfill is a campaign funded by the EU and London Waste and Recycling Board. Their mission is to encourage alternative ways to update wardrobes and divert clothes from…

Tips for Winning on eBay

Dress: eBay, Belt: Oxfam, Boots: ASOS (Old but Similar) It’s been a long hot summer. In the words of Girls Aloud or Caroline Flack circa. Love Island 2015. It’s been a long hot summer and I am the absolute worst at summer dressing.   Summer 2004 and it was all…

Jeans for Genes Day

One item of clothing I wear again and again over on the ol’ Instagram is a pair of jeans. I rewear my jeans time and time again, more often than not with a charity shop top half. With Jeans for Genes day coming up this Friday I thought I would…

Charity Shop Wonders

Dress & Bag: Crisis Charity Shop, Jacket: Topshop (Similar), Trainers: Veja I blinked at the beginning of January and it’s suddenly August. It feels as though we’ve gone straight for summer. Straight into a heatwave and I haven’t been prepared. That was until a little charity shopping. After a stroll…

A Little Bit of Everything

Trousers & Bag: Crisis, T-Shirt: Topshop (Old but another slogan T-Shirt I love), Trainers: Veja,Jacket: Topshop It was only a month ago that I was in sunny Ibiza. Shortly after arriving at the hotel my boyfriend started hanging up his clothes in the wardrobe. To avoid feel like some kind…

Fashion DIY: Denim with a Difference

Denim Jacket & Shirts (DIY’d): Oxfam, Jeans: River Island, Trainers: Veja Over the years I have accumulated a fair few denim jackets from charity shops. I have picked up a cropped Levi’s number, an oversized Levi’s washed denim version and an 80’s batwing bit of loveliness. Each of these jackets…

Pockets from Rokit

Skirt: Rokit, T-Shirt: Scope, Boots: ASOS  A few weeks ago I jumped on the 8.04 train at Kings Cross and headed for Leeds. After a quick change of trains I arrived at Batley. Home to Oxfam’s sorting warehouse for their online and festival shops. Since the warehouse was pretty much…