OOTD – My Handmade Dress and Lavender Fields
Today was just the loveliest day. Despite a very cloudy sky the rain stayed away and we enjoyed a trip to one of my absolute favourite places. Mayfield Lavender Farm is only a ten minute… View Full Post View Post

Feeling Fruity?
Are you feeling fruity? Watch this…. Now are you feeling fruity? With vintage floral prints everywhere, sometimes it’s nice to have a little change. And right now I’m thinking fruit print dresses and bright fruit… View Full Post View Post

Vintage and Antique Haberdashery Finds
I recently picked up these beautiful haberdashery items at a car boot sale for £2. I’m always on the lookout for bits and bobs to use when making dresses. These are some of the oldest… View Full Post View Post

Recent Thrifty Sewing Buys
I’d just like to say a big thank you to Jessica from Chronically Vintage who interviewed me last week for her blog. You can read the interview here. Also thank you to all my new… View Full Post View Post

Framing My Favourite Brooches
I have a really pretty collection of vintage brooches. I used to share a stall at vintage fairs with my lovely friend Tracy from Macmillan-Cole Vintage Jewellery. The problem with working near to so many… View Full Post View Post

So You Want To Start A Vintage Business?
Quite a few years ago now I started my own business selling vintage clothes. It was one of those ideas that you suddenly get and have to act on straight away. Within a day of… View Full Post View Post

OOTD – Staying In And Enjoying The Sunshine
Today I wore one of my favourite dresses, which is one of my summer staples. My husband bought it for me from Cath Kidston a couple of years ago, I’d just had Lila so it’s… View Full Post View Post

OOTD – Visiting My Parents and Running Errands
The weather is so wonderfully fantastic in London today, finally we are having a summer. The summer wardrobe is now out in force, and today I wore one of my very favourite dresses. I got… View Full Post View Post

OOTD – A Trip To The Common
Earlier today we took a little trip to Mitcham Common to go ‘pond dipping’ which is basically fishing some water out of a pond and seeing hat little creatures you can find. My oldest daughter… View Full Post View Post

Win a Copy of Style Me Vintage Clothes – Ends Tonight
Today is the last chance to enter my giveaway to win a copy of Style Me Vintage – Clothes by Naomi Thompson. The book is packed with vintage style tips, shopping advise and lot’s of… View Full Post View Post