Judy’s at Spitalfields: February Love List

14 February is fast approaching, and whether you go googly-eyed for all things Valentine’s, or are cynical about the whole thing, there’s no avoiding it. Press releases have been winging their way into my inbox since December with the dreaded V-Day subject line (seriously – could we not get Christmas out of the way first?!) […]

Spitalfields Vintage Challenge February

This Saturday, I’ll be taking part in the Spitalfields Judy’s Affordable Vintage Fair February blogger challenge! In the spirit of the new season, payday (!) and with Valentine’s just round the corner I’ll be compiling a ‘Love List’ of my favourite items and stalls at the fair. I’ll keep an extra special look out for […]

Vintage in Print

I’ve always loved vintage images – whether looking through my Gran’s photographs and coveting the clothes and hairstyles, or perusing blogs and websites and adding them to my bookmarks. Knowing my love of all things vintage, one of my best friends even tracked down the September 1990 issue of Vogue (Best. Present. Ever.) for my […]

Vintage Freak Clothing

A few months ago, my blogger challenge for Judy’s Affordable Vintage Fair was to find the top three affordable sellers at the Spitalfields September fair. Scouring the event for the biggest bargains and thriftiest sellers, I came across Vintage Freak Clothing. The stall caught my eye initially with its witty knits (think ironic sheep patterns […]

A Laura Laura Vintage

Here are the last few snaps I took at Judy’s Affordable Vintage Fair, and at the request of Laura Ashley on Twitter, a few pictures of the vintage dress I picked up at the Fair! They have a great blog with all things Laura Ashley, behind-the-scenes features and expert opinions; you can check it out […]

The Vintage Kilo Sale Edinburgh

Last weekend Judy’s Affordable Vintage Fair paid a much-anticipated visit to Edinburgh, bringing their Kilo Sale to Out of the Blue in Leith. When I was in London over summer I went to my first Kilo Sale at The Rag Factory in East London (just off Brick Lane) and made some fabulous finds. At an […]