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The Clothing Exchange- Free Ticket Giveaway

As a huge advocate of eco-friendly shopping in this day and age of fast fashion, it’s refreshing and encouraging to see initiatives like The Clothing Exchange become so successful. I first stumbled upon The Clothing Exchange a few years ago and since then I’ve become an avid supporter and shopper. The concept is simple- bring […]

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Brogues, Clarks and Disco

When you think of Clarks what image comes to mind? School shoes, right? More specifically being taken as a child to get your feet professionally fitted for Clarks  shoes. It’s a memory most of us have and one that we’ve carried with us and will probably pass onto our children too. Because let’s be honest no-one does […]

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Vintage Winter Coats

COAT SEASON is one of my favourite times of year. Temperatures drop, boots come out and layering begins . As you take stock of what’s in your wardrobe don’t forget that shopping for a Winter coat doesn’t have to mean forking out hundreds of dollars. Shopping vintage is always a good idea. Vintage coats have been made […]

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A very Melbourne day

Last week I enjoyed a few of the beautiful events that Melbourne had to offer. It was one of those chilly days where I was quite happy to be attending some indoor events. First up was Melbourne Central’s one day shopping festival. The centre put on quite a show with many retailers offering great savings. […]

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Op Shop Love

In a day and age when everything seems disposable and temporary the role of your local op-shop is even more imperative now than it ever was. With the ‘fast fashion’ becoming more prevalent it’s time we all took a step back and looked at our consumer habits and question whether they are healthy – both […]

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Blogger Abroad

I know you’ve all had sleepless nights wondering, will she, won’t she? Will she bite the bullet and just do it or will she chicken out. Well I’m pleased to announce that YES, this blogger is NY bound, baby! And to be honest I’m not really sure how it happened. One minute I was happily […]

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Vintage Pop up

Have you booked in for your vintage style workshop yet? Better be quick – seats are filling fast. Lysette Ashford from Search and Rescue is holding a vintage style workshop on Sunday 5th May at the Abbotsford Convent in Melbourne. This workshop offers practical advice about altering, embellishing, remodelling and styling vintage clothing so its […]

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