craft & DIY, Furniture focus, Oxford, Rented home decor ideas, Retro and vintage furniture

Annie Sloan Blogger Event

Pineapples. Who knew painting these fruits would be such an exciting task. At the #bloggersatanniesloan event this weekend, we got very excited about them. Annie Sloan had organised a workshop at its HQ in Oxford, for bloggers from around the country. We spent the morning having a tour of the building, learning about how colours work together and having a …

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Charity & vintage shop snoop, Oxford, Vintage, Vintage Clothing

Vintage Market Snoop: Judy’s Vintage Fair

Although I was full of cold today, I made it out of the house to pop down to Judy’s Vintage Fair at the┬áCatholic Chaplaincy in Oxford. Across the road from Christ Church you couldn’t get a more beautiful walk down from my house on Iffley Road. I walked through the meadow and crossed over when I spotted the yellow signs. …

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Oxford Winter Walks

Oxford is a beautiful place to live. It’s certainly not bright lights, big city but it’s full of old school charm, cobbled streets and flowing rivers. If you like pubs, architecture and river walks – well you’re in! I headed out for a winter walk to get some fresh air and burn off some of those post-Christmas calories. I started …

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Charity & vintage shop snoop, Oxford

December Magdalen Market in East Oxford

IT’SSSSS CCHHRRRIIISSSTTTMMMAAASSSSS!!!! This week I’ve rocked my new vintage Christmas cardie to work, put my tree up and near enough spent all of my wages on presents and it’s only December 4th. Although I’m a total Summer baby, December is such a lovely month as you make time to see the people you love and send messages and speak to …

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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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