All posts tagged charity shops

Against “Vintage”

When we think of vintage clothing, we almost instantly think of worn out denim, corduroy and windbreakers. In fact, the term ‘vintage’ in 21st century Western culture has come to […]

Second-hand Shopping: Sustainable, Ethical, Affordable

Remember Macklemore’s ‘Thrift Shop’? Not long after that song’s release, I was joking to my friend about how she had suddenly started to love shopping at Oxfam, despite her refusing […]

Why Sustainability is Being Mentioned Everywhere in Fashion

Food documentary What the Health created a growing panic amongst us regarding what we eat and where our food comes from. Vegan became the next biggest trend, whether it was […]

How to Become a Coachella Chic

What takes place centre stage at one of the most famous festivals in the world- music or fashion? Although this year’s festival saw one of the best line-ups, including Radiohead, […]

A Very Knotty Hobby

Knitting often summons images up in your mind of your Granny clicking away in her armchair, and by Christmas you have an unfashionable woolly and lumpy jumper to add to […]