Charity & vintage shop snoop, Oxford, Retro and vintage furniture, Vintage, Vintage Clothing

October Magdalen Market in East Oxford

After last month’s miss due to the weather, the Magdalen Market was back again for its October showing. The market takes places at the start of every month at the Maggie Arms pub on Iffley Road. I’ve volunteered at the last few with Emmaus Oxford, so it was nice for a change to come as a punter. The front stalls …

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August travels

I’ve had a busy week up north. I went from Oxford to Liverpool, Liverpool to Northumberland and back, Liverpool to Wirral and back and then, Liverpool to Barrow-in-Furness. Phew…. My lovely friends Mark and Grace tied the knot in Northumberland at the beautiful Healy Barn. The uni crew reunited to celebrate and the lovely pair are now in Santorini on …

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Charity & vintage shop snoop, Furniture focus, Oxford, Retro and vintage furniture

Magdalen Flea Market – August

Another month, another market. Today was the monthly Magdalen Flea Market. The sun was shining, the stalls laid out and special guest spot this month was the Annie Sloan Shop. I was volunteering for¬†Emmaus Oxford and our stall had a range of furniture, bric-a-brac and homewares. It was a busy, buzzy day and I bought a handmade box from Emmaus …

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